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HEET Project


The Government of the United Republic of Tanzania through the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST) is preparing Higher Education for Economic Transformation (HEET) project. HEET is a five-year project through the World Bank support, to promote higher education as a catalytic force in the new Tanzanian economy. The project is designed to revitalize and expand the capacity of universities to contribute to key areas for innovation, economic development, and labor market relevance, by investing in requisite infrastructure for modern and effective teaching and research, and by training to the highest standard the teachers, researchers and administrators needed by universities to achieve to their full potential.

Project Team

List of HEET Project Team Members
SN Title Name Email Phone Number
Deputy Principal – PFA (Project Coordinator) Dr. Fikira Kimbokota +255 786 744612
Assistant Coordinator Dr. Orestes Kapinga;– +255 769 762641
Curriculum/Programs review Coordinator/Focal Point Coordinator Dr. John Kalolo +255 735 076493 +255 684 076493
Private Sector Engagement Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator Dr. Ashura Jackson +255 754 944840
Capacity Building for Academic and Administrative Staff/Focal Point Coordinator Mr. Edwin Lyagoda +255 754 927 538 +255 735 927 538
Infrastructure Development Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator QS. Geofrey Ngelime +255 767 207302
Gender and Inclusive Education Development Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator Dr. Vincent Cosmas +255 784 589 458
Environment Development Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator Dr. Evarist Fundisha +255 756 312 880
Social Development Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator Mr. Tom Mhongole +255 655 562 549
M&E Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator Dr. Fransisco Mugizi +255 769 957227
Finance Management Specialist CPA Boswell Kambo +255 755 220908
Mr. Paul Kimondo +255 754 256086
Procurement Specialist Mr. Fadhili Chitanda
+255 739 811858
Education Technology and Digital Infrastructure Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator Mr. Edward Nsolo +255 717 105 188
Public Relations/Communications Specialist/Focal Point Coordinator Dr. Ponciano Kanijo +255 753 812 993

Important documents pertaining HEET Project

SN Title Action
Environmental and Social Commitment Plan (ESCP) Download
Resettlement Policy Framework (RPF) Download
Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP) Download

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