Rahiya M. Shariff

In the News

Ifakara scientist explains why ending Tuberculosis requires better diagnostics

Ending tuberculosis through better diagnostics Author: Dr. Frederick Haraka, MD Yes, to end tuberculosis (TB), we need better diagnostic tools! TB is among the deadliest diseases in the world. In …

Study: 12% of people living with HIV in rural Tanzania have hypertension

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (March 9, 2017). IHI Research Scientist Dr Kim Mwamelo presents findings of the study in Boston, US, last year at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic …

Recent Projects

Assessing the progress towards rabies elimination from Pemba Island, Tanzania

Rabies is a deadly disease endemic in dog populations across Africa. Although rabies can be eliminated through mass dog vaccination, there has been little investment in dog vaccination in Africa …

Engaging pastoralists in controlling malaria mosquitoes in their communities

The project is aimed at applying pastoralists’ knowledge to find water bodies during the dry season and accurately identify aquatic habitats that can be treated with larvicide pyriproxyfen (PPF) to …

Rahiya M. Shariff

Senior Human Resource Officer

Ms. Rahiya M. Shariff, Senior  Human Resource Officer at the Ifakara Health Institute. She is a dedicated HR professional with over ten years of experience in managing  a full spectrum of human resources programs, services, and functions in the not for profit setting. Skilled in a range of Human Resources specialties’ including planning, evaluation of plans and resources, training, compensation, motivation, negotiation and counseling. She also has experience in recruiting, performance management, career development, employee relations, benefits, payroll, safety, compliance issues, community engagement, communication and house hold surveys. She has undergone several professional trainings abroad and locally including Advanced Human resources Management in Israel, Human Resources Planning and Development in India, employment standards under new labour laws in Tanzania, effective dispute prevention and resolution at work place and performance management. Ms. Rahiya earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Public administration from the University of Dar es salaam and a Masters in Business administration majoring in Corporate Management from Mzumbe University. She also earned a certificate in Professional Human resource officers from President’s office Public service College.


No items found
© Ifakara Health Institute (IHI), 2016