Briefs

Aug
2017
Lange, S. and Kinyondo, A. | This brief examines the factors that have influenced local content in the Tanzanian mining sector and some of the challenges and successes of local content initiatives in mining. Local content has gradually gained momentum over the last ten years both…
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Oct
2016
Katera, L. | Communication between the state and citizens is an essential element for an equal and just society. Growing social inequalities, lack of proper public services, and denial of basic human rights all act to widen existing communication gaps. Key to bridging…
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Aug
2016
Kilama, B. | Development is an on-going process and the drive for better life is endless. Tanzania stands out as one of the very few African countries that have managed to sustain peace, harmony and unity in more than half a century of independence. Despite this reckoned…
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Jun
2016
Villanger, E., Kinyondo, A., | Tanzania has recently discovered huge offshore natural gas fields. This has led the Government to develop Local Content Policies (LCPs) to increase local job and business opportunities. This brief presents the main findings from a study of the stakeholders’…
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Jun
2016
Cappelen, A., Fjeldstad, O.-H., Jahari, C., Mmari, D., Sjursen, I.H. and Tungodden, B. | Huge reservoirs of natural gas have been discovered offshore the southern coast of Tanzania. There are high expectations that exploitation of natural resources will substantially increase Tanzania’s national income. This brief presents results from…
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May
2016
Torvik, R. | The Government of Tanzania is looking for the best policies and institutional designs to turn future petroleum revenues into welfare, development and jobs. This Brief argues that the Tanzanian society will benefit more by investing in infrastructure,…
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Jan
2016
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Cornel Jahari, Donald Mmari, Ingrid Hoem Sjursen | Huge reservoirs of natural gas have been discovered offshore the southern coast of Tanzania. The country might become a large producer of gas, and a potential exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG) during the next decades.Read more at https://cmi.atavist.com/non-resource-taxation-tanzania
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Jun
2015
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AD24
Rose Aiko | In successive Afrobarometer survey rounds, more than seven of 10 Tanzanians have said they feel free to say what they think, placing Tanzania near the top among African countries in perceived freedom of speech. The Tanzanian news media environment, however,…
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Jun
2015
Ref
PP20:
Rose Aiko | Reporting a crime is an essential first step toward securing justice for the aggrieved. As Skogan (1977) notes, crime reports are also a basis for authorities to allocate limited resources for public protection. Not reporting crimes may therefore doubly…
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