Philile Shongwe


Philile Shongwe is an Associate at IDinsight, based in Dakar, Senegal.

Prior to joining IDinsight, Philile worked as a Bilingual Research Assistant at the Institute for Empirical Research in Political Economy (IERPE) in Benin as a Princeton-in-Africa Fellow. Philile has also conducted qualitative analysis on behalf of the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) for their Health Management Program in Liberia.

Philile holds a bachelor’s degree with double majors in Global Affairs and French (Distinction) from Yale University.