Elizabeth Missokia

Ms. Missokia has over 13 years of experience in organizational and institutional capacity development, program management, gender, basic and girls’ education issues. She has a strong passion in education and child’s rights issues. Her other capacities include policy analysis and budget work, participatory monitoring and evaluation, program design, strategic planning, community facilitation and development, communication and media.

Formerly, she worked with HakiElimu as the Executive Director. Prior to this she worked for USAID as the Gender Advisor and Program Management Specialist for two years; and prior to that, she worked with CARE International in Tanzania as the Project Manager for Basic and Girls’ Education Unit for about nine years. She also serves as the Board of Director/Advisor in several reputable organizations in Tanzania and outside Tanzania.  

Elizabeth holds a Master of Science in Community Economic Development from Southern New Hampshire University/OUT and a Degree in Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Dar Es Salaam.