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economist , consultant

Stephen Wainaina, Kenyan economist, consultant.

Background

Wainaina, Stephen was born on November 30, 1957 in Muranga, Kenya. Son of Benson Chege and Grace Njeri.

Education

Bachelor with honours, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1981. Master of Arts in Economics, Williams College, Massachusetts, 1985. Diploma, University Colorado, 1984.

Diploma, International Monetary Fund Institute, Washington, 1989.

Career

Economist/statistician Columbia Broadcasting System/Ministry of Planning, Nairobi, Kenya, since 1981, principal economist Kenya, since 1990. National professional economist United Nations Conference on Trade and Development/United Nations Development Programme Project, Mombasa, Kenya, 1990-1991, transit economist/consultant Kenya, 1991-1994. Human settlement officer/consultant economist UNCHS (Habitat), Nairobi, 1995.

Private consultant, Nairobi, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, international affairs.

Connections

Married Emelie Raharimanana Wainaina, December 29, 1986. Children: Eric Chege, Linda Njeri.

father:
Benson Chege

mother:
Grace Njeri

spouse:
Emelie Raharimanana Wainaina

child:
Eric Chege Wainaina

child:
Linda Njeri Wainaina