Title / Position: Senior Researcher
Location Office: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Blandina Kilama, PhD: has over ten years of practical experience in research and policy analysis particularly in the areas of poverty, public policy, value chain and service delivery. In her various engagements in research, she has been involved in all stages research processes not only in Tanzania but also Vietnam.
Dr. Kilama, has also been involved in analysis of data from national surveys and has undertaken analytical work related to nutrition, poverty mapping work for the Tanzania Poverty and Human Development. As a senior researcher, her current research work includes poverty mapping, economic transformation, Post 2015 agenda and interactions between financial sector and investment. She is a team member of the five years research programme on “Tanzania as a future Petro State” working on the component on Data for Policy Making and Public Engagement.