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Dr. Abel Kinyondo

Senior Lecturer at the University of Dar Es Salaam (DUCE) and an Independent Consultant

Dr. Abel Kinyondo is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Dar Es Salaam (DUCE) and an Independent Consultant. He most recently worked as a Principal Research Fellow at REPOA. Previously he worked as a Director of Strategic Research at REPOA and Head of Economics and Geography Department at the University of Dar Es Salaam. He has also worked for the United Nations Development Program. He holds a Doctorate Degree from Monash University (Australia); a distinction in Master of Art (Economics) Degree from the University of Botswana; and a first-class Economics Degree from the University of Namibia. Dr. Kinyondo has over 10 years of researching experience having published in internationally reputable journals such as in the Oxford Development Studies, Resources Policy, Politics and Policy, World Affairs, Extractive Industries and Society, African Development Review, Poverty and Public Policy and Parliamentary Affairs. He has also led several teams of experts in formulating various socioeconomic policies, regulations and codes of ethics in Tanzania and beyond. Dr. Kinyondo currently investigates issues pertaining to tourism, gender, development economics, employment, industrialization, natural resources management as well as governance.