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Lillian Mookodi
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Research   Department

  Associate Researcher

Email :   lmookodi@bidpa.bw

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Ms Lillian Mookodi is Associate Researcher in the Incomes, Welfare and Poverty Unit. Ms Mookodi has also worked for five years (2006- 2011) in the Ministry of Finance & Development Planning as a Poverty and Food Strategy Coordinator where her duties included: implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the National Strategy for Poverty Reduction (NSPR); coordination of poverty information systems and advocacy; production of periodic poverty reports and bi-annual bulletins; promotion of policy dialogue, best practices and consensus building.

 

Educational Background and Research Interests

MSc Development Economics and Policy (University of Manchester, UK) obtained in 2010; BA in Social Sciences- Economics and Statistics (University of Botswana) obtained in 2004. Research interests include poverty analysis and poverty reduction strategies/policies; employment; microfinance; child nutrition and growth; food Security; economic growth and development; and gender development.

 

Consultancy Projects/ Research involved in while at BIDPA

  • Consultancy on the “Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority Customer Satisfaction Survey”. Client: BOCRA, Botswana. 2015
  •  Consultancy on theSocial Upliftment Diagnostic Study”. Client: National Strategy Office, Botswana. 2014
  • Collaborative Research Project on “Gender And Inclusive Growth: The Role Of Institutions In Promoting SME Growth In Mauritius And Botswana”- BIDPA; University of Botswana and University of Mauritius. Client; IDRC. 2013- 2015. Conducted a Situational Analysis of the SMEs in Botswana and contributed in the designing of the questionnaires; and collected data on the institutions, participated in qualitative data analysis; and to the Botswana Team report writing.
  • Consultancy on the Evaluation of the African Development Bank's 2004-2013 Assistance to Botswana. Client: African Development Bank. 2013. Contributed to a section on “Development strategies and policies in Botswana”.
  • Consultancy on the revision of National Policy on Gender and Development (2012). Client: Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs- Gender Affairs Department. 2012. Contributed on the revision and editions of the final report.
  • Consultancy on the study on the contribution of sustainable natural resource management to economic growth and poverty eradication and achievement of NDP 10 goals. Client: UNDP/MFDP. 2012. Contributed a section on “tourism, CBNRM and poverty eradication” for the discussion paper; and final report

 

Publications

  • Kaboyakgosi G. and L. Mookodi, (2014), “Integrated Results Based Management in Botswana: Institutions, Documentation and Progress to Date”, BIDPA working Paper 41.
  • The Botswana Social Protection Assessment. (2013). Collaboration Assessment between BIDPA and the World Bank. Research Team member. http://www.bidpa.bw/img_upload/pubdoc_63.pdf
  • The Botswana School Feeding Programme: A case study. Partnership for Child Development, African Union and NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency. Research Team member. http://www.google.co.bw/url?url=http://hgsf-global.org/en/bank/downloads/doc_download/290-botswana-nsfp-final-
  • Annual Poverty Monitoring Report 2007/08, Poverty Strategy Unit, Secretariat to the Multi-Sectoral Committee for Poverty Reduction, May 2009. Team Member.
  • Annual Poverty Monitoring Report 2006/07, Secretariat to the MSCPR, August 2007. Team Member


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