Dr Jamal Msami is a team member for Fairwork Tanzania. He holds a Ph.D. in Social Policy from the University of Bristol, England and an MSc (Economics) from the University of Warwick.
He coordinates REPOA’s directorate of strategic research focusing on productive sectors and inclusive development; gender and human development; governance, accountability, and citizen participation. He has publications in the fields of public service reforms, governance, industrial and trade policies. In addition to research, he works as a policy interlocutor with local authorities and communities in Tanzania. His work on industrial competitiveness and decentralisation has received recognition from high echelons of the Government of Tanzania and International development missions. He is currently working on youth unemployment, digital technology, and trade. He is a multi-disciplinarian with graduate qualifications in Computing Science, Economics and Social Policy.