Keziah Munyao, is a research fellow in residence at the Local Development Research Institute, supports the institution by providing critical technical support in evidence-informed improvements to policy, regulatory frameworks, performance management, and the working environment in order to improve the formulation and implementation of practical evidence-informed development actions. She plays a critical role in the overall success of the GDB regional implementation, serving as a regional coordinator in the Global Data Barometer in the Subsaharan Region as well as ensuring the quality of data collected by national researchers across countries