Apr
2008
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BR11
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Erasto Ngalewa and Lucas Katera | To inform ongoing anti-corruption efforts at both local and national levels, the views and experiences of citizens are essential for assessing the extent of corruption and for designing effective anti-corruption measures. As part of REPOA's formative…
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA,
Mar
2008
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BR10
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Lucas Katera and Erasto Ngalewa | Many local government authorities in Tanzania have reformed their tax collection systems in recent years in order to increase their revenue. This brief examines recent experiences with privatised revenue collection in seven urban and rural councils in…
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA,
Jan
2007
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BR6
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Einar Braathen and Amon Chaligha | The Local Government Reform Programme (LGRP) aims to transfer duties and financial resources from central to local government levels. Local government authorities are thought to be in a better position to
identify people’s needs by encouraging…
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA,
Oct
2006
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BR5
Rose Mwaipopo | This new approach to research with children came to the fore as theories about children and childhood evolved from the traditional assumptions that viewed children as naturally passive, otherwise immature and hence incompetent persons who required training…
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA,
Oct
2006
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BR5
Rose Mwaipopo | This new approach to research with children came to the fore as theories about children and childhood evolved from the traditional assumptions that viewed children as naturally passive, otherwise immature and hence incompetent persons who required training…
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA,
Aug
2006
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BR4
Wietze Lindeboom and Blandina Kilama | It is possible to obtain poverty estimates based on a household survey, however the level of disaggregation is limited by the survey’s sample size. This means that poverty estimates based on the 1991 Household Budget Survey (HBS) for Tanzania are limited…
Category: Briefs, Briefs from REPOA,