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Bagamoyo academy pupils briefed on product testing at IHI

(Bagamoyo) The IHI Vector Control Product Testing Unit in Bagamoyo today hosted pupils from Stephen Tito Academy who visited the IHI Kingani site to learn about malaria research. IHI’s Emmanuel …

IHI chief: Hub for innovative minds in the pipeline

(Dar es Salaam) Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) Chief Executive Director Dr. Honorati Masanja has unveiled plans to establish an innovation hub in the Institute’s birthplace – Ifakara. IHI Chief Executive …

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 …

Olove Lwila

Projects Management Accountant

Mr. Olove Lwila is an accountant at Ifakara Health Institute, where he is also heading the Projects Management Unit under Finance and Accounts department. He was originally trained as a mathematics teacher for ordinary level secondary schools at Korogwe Teachers’ Training College, Tanzania. He had worked under that field since 2006 until 2011 when he joined finance and accounts field after acquiring the Advanced Diploma in Accountancy at the Institute of Accountancy Arusha (IAA). He is currently finalizing his Certified Public Accountant’s program under the National Board of Accountants and Auditors, Tanzania.

As the Projects Management Unit leader, Mr. Lwila ensures all research grants at the institute are properly managed with consideration of value for money to achieving the desirable research objectives. This includes preparation and timely reporting of financial aspects of the grants as per donors’ and institutional requirements.

Mr. Lwila has worked in the unit since joining the Institute in 2011; thereby having a vast experience on financial management of research grants funded by varied range of partners (including the EU, USAID, EDCTP, Wellcome Trust, DFID, Global Fund, COMIC Relief, BMGF, WHO, NORAD, CDC, NUFFIC, GCC, and IDRC). He also works with grants and contract office on budgeting and contracts negotiations and has attended several grants courses so as to build his capacity on that. #


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