Emmanuel Mrimi

In the News

Announcement: Provision of goods and services to IHI in 2019/20

(Dar es Salaam) IHI invites applications from eligible, competent and qualified companies for the prequalification to provide goods and services for the 2019/2020 financial year. Learn more about this here: …

IHI, Bagamoyo council launch anti-worm campaign

(Bagamoyo) Ifakara Health Institute joined hands with the Bagamoyo District Council at the launch of a 12-month campaign aimed to guard children aged 5-14 years in Bagamoyo against schistosomiasis and worms. …

Recent Projects

Calcium supplementation on pregnant women

Project summary This is a trial-based study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It intends to generate evidence for decision-making on the potential non-inferiority of a lower dose …

Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods

The Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods is an exciting project in which IHI works with a consortium of partners from Asia and Africa to 1) develop capacity for improved …

Emmanuel Mrimi

Research Scientist

Mr. Emmanuel Mrimi is a molecular microbiologist with over two years’ experience working in Water and Sanitation projects. He has been working on innovating and monitoring novel faecal sludge treatment systems to reduce diarrhoea disease burden in rural and urban settings. He is also a Research Officer in the on-going “Evaluation of Decentralized sanitation (DEWATS) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania” and “Determining the effectiveness of WaSH intervention to reduce the health vulnerabilities to climate change in Tanzania” projects.


Innovative solutions for sanitation challenges in pro-poor settings of urban Dar es Salaam

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