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researcher , development studies educator

Bertha Omari Koda, Tanzanian development studies educator, researcher.

Background

Koda, Bertha Omari was born on June 12, 1949 in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. Daughter of Omari Mgonja Sekidonga and Amina Florah Mtango.

Education

Bachelor in Education, Dar-Es-Salaam University, Tanzania, 1974. Master of Arts, Dar-Es-Salaam University, Tanzania, 1976.

Career

Teacher Ministry of Education, Tanzania, 1974. Tutorial assistant University Dar-Es-Salaam, 1974-1976, assistant lecturer, 1976-1979, lecturer, 1980-1985, senior lecturer, since 1986. Convenor Institute Development Studies Gender Research Group, 1980-1989, Gender Research Group, 1994-1998.

Membership

Consultant United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, 1898, United Nations Family Planning Association, 1994, Food and Agriculture Organization, 1994, International Labor Organization, 1997. Member Network Research Poverty Alleviation (board directors 1996-1998), Women in Law in East Africa (researcher 1996-1998), Enreca Research Network (committee member 1996-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, television, writing.

Connections

Married Godlike Ramadhani Koda, September 30, 1972. Four children.

father:
Omari Mgonja Sekidonga

mother:
Amina Florah Mtango

spouse:
Godlike Ramadhani Koda