Research Reports

May
2016
Nicholaus Musimu Kuboja, Vincent Gerald Vyamana and Alex Songorwa | This paper presents the results of research undertaken to assess the impacts of Microfinance (MF) services on livelihoods and environmental conservation. The overall objective was to assess the effectiveness of different MF models in reducing income poverty…
Attachment: RR_16_2
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May
2016
Joel Mmasa & Walter Mbaula | This study assessed the targeting approaches used in social protection initiatives to improve the livelihoods of the Most Vulnerable Children (MVC).
Attachment: RR_1.16
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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
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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
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Jun
2014
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RR14/4
By Nangena Mtango and Adam Kijazi | This study examines the gazetting of Derema Forest Corridor (DFC) in the Usambara Mountains of north-eastern Tanzania to become a national forest reserve and how this process affected the livelihoods within local communities and forest conservation outcomes.
Attachment: REPOA_RR_14.4
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