Regional Network Coordinator
Ruben Muhayiteto (North East)
Ruben Muhayiteto is a Commonwealth Scholar from Rwanda, currently studying for a PhD in Health Promotion with particular focus on teenage mothers’ health and wellbeing. He completed Master’s degree in Development Studies from the University of Rwanda in 2018.
Before pursuing PhD, Ruben held the position of Statistical Training Center and Data Science Campus Manager at the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda. He coordinated statistical literacy and capacity building activities and events targeting government and private institutions, civil society, media, academia, researchers, and organisations. Prior to this, he was involved in improving practices of dissemination and reporting on national development indicators to the international community for SDGs monitoring, through close and strategic collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), and African Development Bank (AfDB) among others.
Ruben’s research interests lie in health promotion and health service provision, as well as tackling health inequalities in the community.
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