Publications

Oct
2014
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BR 134
By Rose aiko | One of the critical challenges facing African countries today is how to make governments work for the people – using resources at their disposal efficiently, delivering public goods and services to the people, and guaranteeing an equitable distribution…
Category: Briefs, Briefs from Afrobarometer, All Publications,
Sep
2014
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RR 14/7
By I. B. Katega and C. S. Lifuliro | In most African countries, agriculture remains the main employer of the majority of the labour force. However, in Sub-Saharan Africa, rural households that rely solely on agriculture for their livelihoods are very few (Ellis, 2007; Reardon et al., 2006).…
Attachment: REPOA_RR_14_7
Category: Research Reports, All Publications,
Sep
2014
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RR 14/5
By Mary N. Kitula and Thomas J. Ndaluka | This study investigates the relationship between cultural factors and youth attitudes and the implication of this relationship for the use of condoms in preventing HIV infection. The study employs questionnaires and focus group discussions to collect…
Attachment: REPOA_RR_14_5
Category: Research Reports, All Publications,
Sep
2014
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WP 14/6
By Caroline Israel, Maureen Mackintosh, Paula Tibandebage, Edwin Mhede, Phares G.M. Mujinja | This paper provides new evidence on the pattern of local and imported supplies to different health sectors and via different supply chains in Tanzania. It shows that around 16% of the medicines found on shelves from our tracer sample had been manufactured…
Attachment: REPOA_WP_14_6
Category: Working Papers, All Publications,
Sep
2014
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WP 14/5
By Paula Tibandebage, Maureen Mackintosh, Caroline Israel, Edwin P. Mhede, Phares GM Mujinja | This working paper presents interim findings from an independent research project funded by the UK Economic and Social Research Council with financial support from UK DFID. The project is a collaboration between Tanzanian, Kenyan, and UK researchers.…
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Category: Working Papers, All Publications,
Sep
2014
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BR 46
By Samuel Wangwe, Paula Tibandebage, Maureen Mackintosh, Caroline Israel, Edwin Mhede, Phares Mujinja | Local manufacturers in Tanzania are not sharing in the large and expanding market for health-related commodities. The health sector buys medicines and other supplies such as cotton wool, protective gloves, syringes, diagnostic test kits, laboratory supplies,…
Attachment: REPOA_BRIEF_46
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA, All Publications,
Aug
2014
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BR 45
By Amon E. Chaligha | Democracy can only grow and thrive where citizens perceive their government to be transparent and accountable to them. Citizens will support and complement government efforts if the government informs them of how decisions that affect them are taken.…
Attachment: REPOA_BRIEF_45
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA, All Publications,