August K Joachim

In the News

Chief Operation Officer – COO required at IHI

(Dar es Salaam) IHI is looking for an experienced individual to take the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Reporting to the Chief Executive Director (CED), the COO will play …

IHI hosts WaSH collaborators from South Africa

(Dar es Salaam) South Africa’s collaborators in the Leading Integrated Research for Agenda (LIRA) 2030 project visited Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) and a number of sites where the project is …

Recent Projects

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 …

Development of a new tool for malaria mosquito surveillance to improve vector control

Malaria transmission is influenced not only by vector abundance, but as well by demographic traits such as vector species and age structure, as these influence the intensity by which the …

August K Joachim

Research Scientist

Mr. August K. Joachim is a research scientist at the Ifakara Health Institute with an economics background. He obtained his first and second degree at the University of Dar es Salaam. August joined IHI in March, 2009 as research scientist and has been involved in the coordination of data collection for various projects operating at the institute, quantitative analysis of the household survey data which aimed to assess the impact of health care interventions in Tanzania, costing of the interventions, report writing, preparation of policy briefs and contributing to peer review papers.

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Health systems governance for inclusive and sustainable social health protection in Ghana and Tanzania

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