Stephen Ekiru is a seasoned researcher and the field coordinator for the USaidNawiri project in Turkana. He is under the Nutrition and Food systems unit and his work involves coordination in the implementation of fieldwork, community engagement and sensitization, and community mobilization.
Ekiru holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Procurement and supply chain management) from Kenyatta university and is a trained procurement professional. He has vast experience working with various humanitarian organizations in the positions of research assistant and project officer.
Ekiru is passionate about development and well-being, with an interest in building evidence for policy and practice.
Ekiru has extensive knowledge in procurement, program implementation and is competent in qualitative and quantitative research methodologies.