Justinian Rweyemamu

Justinian F. Rweyemamu (28 September 1942 – 30 March 1982) was Tanzania’s first major economics scholar. Considered by many as the outstanding representative of the post-independence African scholars, he was also a pan-Africanist, political strategist, and international civil servant. The first Tanzanian to get PhD in Harvard university

Justinian F Rweyemamu
Born(1942-09-28)September 28, 1942
DiedMarch 30, 1982(1982-03-30) (aged 40)
New York, New York, United States
NationalityTanzania
Institutionthe United Nations 1970s–1982
Office of the President of Tanzania 1970s
Ministry of Planning 1970s
the University of Dar es Salaam 1967–1976
FieldDevelopment Economics
School or
tradition
Development Economics
Alma materHarvard University (Ph.D., 1971)
Fordham University (B.A., 1965)
ContributionsAfrica industrialisation strategy
International Monetary System and the New International Order