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Member of Parliament CV

Salutation Hon. Member picture
First Name: Pindi
Middle Name: Hazara
Last Name: Chana
Member Type: Special Seat
Constituent: No Constituency
Political Party: Chama Cha Mapinduzi
Office Location: P.O.Box 51, Iringa
Office Phone: +255 754 382996/+255 655 382996 Office Fax: +255 22 2112538
Office E-mail:
Member Status: Active
Date of Birth 24 January 1974
School Name/Location Course/Degree/Award Start Date End Date Level
Mapinduzi Primary School CPEE 1980 1987 Primary School
Shinyanga Commercial Institute (SHYCOM), Shinyanga ACSEE 1991 1993 Secondary School
Kigurunyembe Secondary School, Morogoro CSEE 1988 1991 Secondary School
Peoples Friendship University (Lumumba), Moscow Russia LL.B 1994 1999 Bachelor
University of Dar es Salaam LL.M 2001 2003 Masters Degree
Mzumbe University, Morogoro PhD 2006 2009 PhD
Company Name Position From To
Ministry of Community Development Gender and Children Deputy Minister 2014 To Date
Mbeya University of Science and Technology (MUST) Council Member 2012 2013
Parliamentary Committee on Constitution Justice and Governance Chairperson 2011 2014
The National Assembly of Tanzania Member- Special Seat (Njombe) 2010 2015
Joint Finance Commission Commissioner 2009 2013
Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Academy Council Council Member 2009 2010
National Art Council Council Member 2009 2013
Muhimbili University of health and allied science Council Member 2008 2013
Tanzania committee which was collecting opinion on fast tracking East Africa Political Federation Member 2008 2009
Tanzania Research Education & Environmental Care Lawyer 2000 2010
Iringa District Council Legal Officer 2000 2005
Law Firm, UK Secretary 1997 1999
Coca Cola Co. Ltd Cashier 1996 1997
Barclays Bank, UK Teller 1995 1998
Russian Bank Teller 1994 1995
Human Rights issues Activist - -
Description Date
P. Chana: Political Rights of Women, Peoples' Friendship University, Moscow. 1999
P. Chana: Law of Inheritance, Peoples' Friendship University, Moscow. 1998
P. Chana: Labour Laws, University of Dar Es Salaam, Dar Es Salaam. 2002
P. Chana: Paper on Tanzania Experience towards Women Empowerment organized by IDEA , Dar es Salaam. 2011
P. Chana: Paper on Beijing plus 15 presented during women’s day on 8th March 2010 in Mufindi District Council, Iringa Tanzania 2010
Paper on Legislature and Constituency relations The Legislature and Constituency Relations Writers and Presenters: Hon. Pindi Hazara Chana (MP) (Insider’s View), Prof. Amon Chaligha, (Outsider’s View) presented to Parliamentarians in 18th April Dodoma, 2010 2010
P. Chana: Paper on Beijing plus 15 presented during officiating youth symposium prepare by United Nations Association in collaboration with UNFPA Dar es Salaam, on 5th March 2010. 2010
P. Chana: Paper on Implementation of Rome Statute in Tanzania, Tanzania Experience presented in Moroni Comoros 25-26th February 2010; 2010
P. Chana: Paper on Modules for Action to Enhance the Political Agenda of Women presented in the Forum of African and Spanish Women Parliamentarians, Madrid Spain in5-6 November 2009; 2009
P. Chana: Paper on reproductive Rights presented to MEWATA, Kunduchi beach hotel Dar es Salaam May 2009. 2009
The constitution background:Walter BGoya, Amabilis Batamula and Pindi Chana, MP, presented to youth and the constitution symposium, 28-29 February 2012 in Dar Es Salaam. 2012
Skill Name or Description Experience Acquired Through
Practical legal training 2000 Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs (Internship)
Management of Constructions Contracts 2001 Professional Development Programme
Managing the Non Governmental Organization 2002 Legal and Organizational issues NGO leaders
Procurement training for Parliamentarians in a course 2009 PPRA and Institute of Procurement and supplied at Ubungo Plaza
Expanding access to safe abortion and the role of lawyers 2009 Nairobi Kenya
Admitted to practice as a Notary Public and Commissioner for Oaths 2005 Public and Commissioner for Oaths