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Tony Mwenda Kamninga

Tony

Co-fellow

Onesmus

Onesmus Kansiime

Placement Country: Malawi
Title: Research and Policy Associate
Partner: African Institute for Development Policy
In societies where different groups are separated by underlying social prejudice enforced by power and wealth, health equity is the absence of disparities in the access to quality health care services to every individual at all times of need

Tony hails from the Nkhata-Bay District in Malawi. He is an ardent researcher who is passionate about the pursuit of knowledge regarding health equity and social justice. Prior to joining GHC, Tony worked as the program assistant with the African Development Bank Group, assisting in monitoring and evaluating the bank's portfolio on over 16 active projects. Additionally, he was a lecturer in Economics for Millennium University and the Catholic University of Malawi and has had research published by top international journals, including the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health and the Central African Journal of Public Health. In his free time, Tony enjoys reading journal articles and watching soccer.