<p>Anna Mdee is a development anthropologist with almost 20 years of experience in researching, writing and teaching on development policy. Her research focuses on local governance, community driven development, livelihoods, aid effectiveness and service delivery.</p>
Anna is a specialist in qualitative and participatory research methods and is interested in inequality and the politics of power and poverty. She has over 21 years of experience in Tanzania, but has also worked on research, teaching and policy in Uganda, Rwanda, South Africa, Nepal and Tajikistan. She also has considerable experience of building international research and teaching partnerships, and research and higher education management.