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Gender and development in Tanzania

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Published by Women"s Research and Documentation Project in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tanzania.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in development -- Tanzania.,
    • Sex role -- Tanzania.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementcompiled by Njau, A., Mruma, T.
      SeriesProceedings of the Women Research and Documentation Project., 1994
      ContributionsNjau, Adela E., Mruma, T., Women Research and Documentation Project.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.T34 G46 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 325 p. :
      Number of Pages325
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL963113M
      ISBN 109987882021
      LC Control Number95981719

      Development therefore complies with the Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community. The strategic plan spells out key interventions in six distinct components namely gender, youth, children, persons with disabilities, social protection and community Size: KB. Gender Dimensions of Agriculture and Rural Employment: Differentiated Pathways out of Poverty () both provide an overview of issues of gender in agriculture, with some specific information on Tanzania. Gender issues in land policy and administration Land rights are vital in Tanzania because of the predominance of agriculture in the economy, the.

      2 Social security: Issues, challenges and prospects social dialogue; and implications for future ILO work.2 In this report a chapter is de-voted to each of these topics. The report begins by looking at the global context in which social security schemes are now operating and the relevance of social security to the goal of decent Size: KB. Gender, Biodiversity and Local Knowledge Systems (LinKS) to Strengthen Agricultural and Rural Development (GCP/RAF//NOR) Gender, Biodiversity and Local Knowledge Systems to Strengthen Agricultural and Rural Development: The Tanzanian Context Edited by Adolfo Mascarenhas Institute of Resource Assessment University of Dar es Salaam.

      Gender inequality Introduction Gender is a primary marker of social and economic stratification and, as a result, of exclusion. Regardless of one’s socioeconomic class, there are systematic gender differences in material well-being, although the degree Millennium Development Goal 3 reflects the global attention to the issue. Although Tanzania has made progress in access and equity in education, there are few corresponding advances in educational quality, particularly in the early grades. Reading skills in particular remain a challenge among Tanzanian students—only % of students in the early grades are able to .


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