Robert Maate

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Advisor
Government Finance Statistics

Mr. Maate has extensive working experience at national and regional levels in the areas of statistics and macroeconomic policy research, formulation and coordination. He was Chief Coordinator of the High Level Task Force that negotiated and concluded the EAC Monetary Union Protocol; and was responsible for establishment of the East African Statistics Bureau (responsible for production and dissemination of reliable statistics in EAC). He has worked extensively on harmonization, production and dissemination of timely, reliable and regionally comparable socio-economic statistics necessary for the EAC integration agenda. He also spearheaded the development and implementation of the EAC Regional Statistics Development Plan and EAC Regional Statistics Policy, and previously worked at the Parliament of Uganda as a Senior Research Officer where he was responsible for undertaking legislative policy research and providing technical/professional advice to Committees of Parliament and to Members of Parliament. Mr. Maate is the holder of a M.Sc. degree in Financial Economics, as well as a Masters of Statistics, M.Sc. Finance and Investment, and a Masters of Management Studies degree.