Apr
2009
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Masuma Mamdani, Rakesh Rajani and Valerie Leach, Zubeida Tumbo-Masabo and Francis Omondi | This brief summarises three case studies of recent policy/programme developments regarding child well-being in Tanzania and examines the political ‘drivers of change’ that influence policy and action on child well-being.
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Nov
2008
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Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Lucas Katera and Erasto Ngalewa | This brief compares Tanzanian citizens’ perceptions of service delivery by local government authorities between 2003 and 2006; summarising their perceptions of the overall quality of local services, as well as their satisfaction with services in the…
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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…
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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…
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Jan
2007
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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,