Yahaya Hashim is a founding member of the dRPC and is responsible for Organizational Development. He holds Masters Degree in Business Management from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, a second Masters in Development Studies and PhD Degree in Development Studies, University of Erasmus, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. His professional experience is in labor economics and productivity, financial management, and gender and development. He has over 20 years of experience designing and managing social sector development interventions. He is a member of the National Health Research Ethics Committee.