Name: Ms. Brenda Francis Nyambo 

Title: Assistant Research Fellow

Ms. Brenda Francis Nyambo is an economist with expertise in research, analysis, and project management. She holds a Master of Arts in Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Statistics from the University of Dar es Salaam. As Assistant Research Fellow at the Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF), she oversees the Afya Yako and Human Trafficking projects and curates Utafiti Wetu sessions. She also oversaw the Digital Media and Civic Knowledge project at ESRF. Brenda excels in designing and managing surveys, data analysis and visualization..

Ms. Nyambo co-instructs training on the Introduction to Impact Evaluation Methodology and supervises the Small Grants Initiative, which aims to build the capacity of junior and mid-career researchers interested in sharpening their research skills using rigorous methods of impact evaluation

Brenda is proficient in statistical packages such as STATA and R, with some knowledge of Python. Her strong analytical skills and dedication to research make her an asset in the fields of economics and social research