Tanzania and Participation
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- Communities and conservation in West Kilimanjaro, Tanzania : participation, costs and benefits
- S. B. Mariki / Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2015
- This thesis contributes to the current debate on how to balance conservation and development objectives. The extent of land under protection globally has increased enormously over the last 30 years, and there are still plans to expand...
- Bringing learning to light: the role of citizen-led assessments in shifting the education agenda
- Results for Development Institute 2015
- As governments and donors focused on increasing access to education in the wake of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the issue of learning received comparatively little concerted attention. Some organisations working in countri...
- Gender equality as a pathway for sustainable development: lessons learned in Eastern and Southern Africa
- A. Torkelsson; F. Ciribello; M. Westman / Center for International Forestry Research 2015
- In order to advance sustainable development in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it is necessary to address cross-cutting issues on gender, environment, and climate change simultaneously. Despite this, a key cha...
- Working paper presenting a new toolkit for implementing a participatory vulnerability assessment, using an example pilot study of its use in Tanzania
- M. Ulrichs; T. Cannon; J. van Etten / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2015
- This CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture, and Food Security (CCAFS) working paper presents a new step-by-step toolkit for the implementation of a participatory vulnerability assessment (PVA) in rural localities. The ...
- Norway’s municipal international cooperation - results achieved and lessons learnt
- J. Holm-Hansen / Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research 2015
- Municipal International Cooperation (1997-2014) was a programme involving municipalities in Norway and the Global South. It was managed by the Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS) and financed by the Ministry o...
- East African Federation: Tanzanian awareness of economic and political integration remains poor, but there is growing support for political links
- J. Knowles / Afrobarometer 2014
- The current East African Community (EAC), which was formally launched in 2001 comprising Tanzania and other neighbouring countries, has achieved two primary stages of integration: a customs union and common market. However, knowledge ...
- Irrigation Management, Institutions and Local Livelihood Adaptation on Usangu Plains, Tanzania
- S. Patel; P. Vedeld; A. Tarimo / Noragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2014
- This paper studies the evolution of irrigation water management in Usangu Plains and evaluates present irrigation schemes using Ostrom’s design principles for long-enduring common pool resources (CPR) and their influence on farm...
- Building climate change adaptation on community experiences: lessons from community-based natural resource management in southern Africa
- N. Chishakwe / International Institute for Environment and Development 2012
- This publication examines how community based natural resource management (CBNRM) can inform and contribute to climate change adaptation at the community level, specifically to community based adaptation (CBA). It provides a framework...
- Empowering Maasai women in Tanzania
- Maanda Ngoitiko 2010
- Maasai women are among the poorest and most marginalised groups in Tanzanian society. A local women-led organisation – the Pastoral Women’s Council – works to improve the lives of Maasai pastoralist women and childre...
- Impact of decentralisation on governance and citizen participation in Tanzania
- A. Chaligha / Research on Poverty Alleviation, Tanzania 2008
- This report analyses data on local autonomy and citizen participation from six case councils in Tanzania, for the period 2000-2004.The data covers citizen’s perceptions of their involvement in the planning process; the perceptio...