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SP 10/3
Arthur Mwakapugi, Waheeda Samji and Sean Smith | This study evaluates the dynamic linkages between expansion of the national electricity grid and off-grid alternative/renewable sources of electricity, job growth and productivity. It further sought to assess the public resources required by the energy…
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Jul
2010
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SP 10/2
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Lucas Katera, Jamal Msami and Erasto Ngalewa | This paper examines the capacity of local government authorities in Tanzania with respect to financial management and revenue enhancement, and analyses trends in financial accountability and efficiency for the period 2000–2006/07. The study covered…
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Jul
2010
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SP 10/1
Per Tidemand and Jamal Msami | This report explores the progress towards achieving the aim of transferring resources from central to local government, and devolving and decentralising power to create more autonomous Local Government Authorities (LGAs), as well as the objectives of…
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Jul
2009
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SP 9.32
Waheeda Samji, K. Nsa-Kaisi, Alana Albee | This study sets out to deepen the analysis of the earlier research by examining, in more detail, the growth and labour potential of the energy sector, one of the most promising labour absorbing sectors, and the demand that it is creating for young electricians…
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Jul
2009
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SP 9.31
Valerie Leach and Blandina Kilama | This special paper provides a summary of the situation of nutrition in Tanzania, and an institutional analysis of the principal actors in nutrition nationally and locally. It argues the need to focus on prevention of malnutrition by protecting, promoting…
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Jul
2009
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SP 9.30
Masuma Mamdani, Rakesh Rajani and Valerie Leach, Zubeida Tumbo-Masabo and Francis Omondi | This paper together with the accompanying brief which goes with the same title, analyses three recent policy/programme developments regarding child well-being in Tanzania and examines the political ‘drivers of change’ that influence policy and action…
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Jul
2009
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SP 9.28
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Lucas Katera & Erasto Ngalewa | This paper examines experiences with outsourced revenue collection of some local authorities in Tanzania, looking at how systems of privatized tax collection perform with respect to revenue generation, administration and accountability from 1996 to 2006.
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