Nelson Muhia

Nelson Muhia

Research Officer

ABOUT Nelson Muhia

Nelson works on different projects in the Education and Youth Empowerment (EYE) Unit as a Research Officer. His roles include training field staff on both qualitative and quantitative methods, supervision of field staff to ensure quality data collection, coordination of project field activities and handling data collection logistics.

Nelson holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Sociology from Egerton University (2009). He joined APHRC as a field staff in 2010 and also worked as a team leader before the current appointment. His interests are in Maternal and child health with focus on optimal breastfeeding practices.

He wants to contribute to policy relevant research that impacts on the livelihoods and health of the people in Kenya, and indeed in Africa. Nelson also enjoys writing on other aspects of life such as the economy and education.

ONGOING PROJECT
Advancing Learning Outcomes for Transformational Change (A LOT-Change) III
The A LOT-Change project is a community based after-school support…
ONGOING PROJECT
Improving Girls’ Education (IGE) Project – Senegal
Existing statistics indicate that slightly more than a third of…