Basileke Gift Mwamlima is a Senior M&E Specialist with over 13 years’ experience in evaluating and monitoring programs. Currently Basileke is evaluating and managing a portfolio of 10 USAID sub-grantees and a total of 30 organizations in Organization Capacity Development work through M&E Coaching, Training and Mentoring in Malawi. Basileke has served with the United Nations (UN) through UNICEF on a Child Protection Program and Humanitarian Response with the Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare in the Monitoring and Evaluation capacity and as Information Management Focal Person for the Protection Cluster of the Humanitarian Response. Basileke has worked with Action-Aid International Malawi in the Program Quality Unit among other organizations including the Malawi Business Coalition Against AIDS (MBCA) and Youth Net and Counseling (YONECO).

Basileke has conducted numerous consultancy project evaluations for WaterAid, GIZ, World Vision International among many.

Basileke hold a Masters in Development Studies from the University of Malawi, Chancellor College (2013), A Certificate in Research Monitoring and Evaluation from the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, A Certificate in Bio-Ethics and Research Methods from the University of Malawi, College of Medicine and a Certificate in Monitoring and Evaluation from Malawi Institute of Management (MIM).

Basileke has passion and keen interest in Program Evaluations, Coaching and Mentoring in Monitoring.


University of Malawi, Chancellor College

2010-2013 Masters Degree in Development Studies

University of Malawi, Bunda College of Agriculture

2002 - 2006 Bachelors Degree in Environmental Sciences

Entreprenuership Development Institute of India (EDI)

2015 - 2015 Certificate in Research, Monitoring and Data Analysis

University of Malawi, College of Medicine

2012 - 2012 Certificate in Bio-Ethics and Reasearch

Malawi Insitute of Management (MIM)

2011 - 2011 Certificate in Monitoring and Evaluation


Counterpart International

July 2017 to date Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

UNICEF, Malawi

January 2015 - July 2017 UN Volunteer, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Action Aid International Malawi

August 2012 - January 2015 Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Malawi Business Coalition Against HIV-AIDS (MBCA)

2010 - 2012 Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator

Youth Net and Counseling (YONECO)

2007 - 2010 Project Officer