Research on Poverty Alleviation

REPOA

Research on Poverty Alleviation

Type NGO
Website repoa.or.tz
Year founded 1994
Headquarters Dar es Salaam Tanzania Tanzania
Functions Education and training, Research
Tags africa social policy africa-portal
Summary Research on Poverty Alleviation (REPOA) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization concerned with poverty and pro-poor growth. REPOA undertakes and facilitates research, conducts and coordinates training, and promotes the development of policy for pro-poor growth and poverty reduction. REPOA"s main thematic research areas include growth and poverty, gender, environment, agriculture, technology, governance, vulnerability, and social protection.

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Extent and Determinants of Women Participation in Agro-processing Small and Medium Enterprises …

REPOA · 22 March 2021 English

The role of women in the promotion of agriculture and industrial development in Tanzania has recently become paramount. The existing studies on the role of women in agriculture sector have …


Skills Landscape and Sustainability of Youth-led Business Establishments in Dar Es Salaam, …

REPOA · 26 February 2021 English

Youth unemployment has become the biggest development challenge in Tanzania. Young people have few opportunities to learn skills from to help them start and sustain their established micro and small …


Are Youth Moving Towards or Away from Agriculture? Analysis of Farm and …

REPOA · 22 February 2021 English

The agricultural sector in rural Tanzania is practiced more by elderly people than by the youth. This study examined the determinants of youth occupational choice between farming and non-farming in …


The Tanzania's Leather Value Chain: A Review of Literature

REPOA · 30 November 2020 English

This paper investigates the leather value chain in Tanzania. Tanzania has large livestock production that potentially provides raw materials for the leather industry but the contribution of the leather industry …


Improving the Provision of Government E-information Opportunities in Tanzania

REPOA · 22 May 2020 English

The Internet has the potential to improve public administration, service delivery, and citizen engagement. In the early 2000s, the Tanzania government adopted online government information provision and established the technical …


Agricultural Policy and Poverty Reduction in Tanzania

REPOA · 27 May 2019 English

This book focuses on the role of rural development policy and its contribution to poverty reduction in Tanzania. It has seven chapters starting with an introduction on Ujamaa policy; chapter …


An Institutional Account of Public Service Reforms: A Case Study of Civic …

REPOA · 1 May 2019 English

This brief snapshot key findings from an explanatory qualitative case study that examined the role of civic engagement (CE) in the evolving systems for providing water and sanitation (WATSAN) services …


Assessing the Impact of Conditional Cash Transfers on Women’s Empowerment in Tanzania

REPOA · 25 January 2019 English

This brief snapshot results from a study that examined the impact of cash transfers on household living standards, and on women empowerment in the period 2015– 2017. The study adapts …


The Impact of Cultural, Religious and Legal Factors on Women’s Empowerment through …

REPOA · 21 January 2019 English

This brief draws from a research report titled “Assessing women empowerment in Tanzania: the case of the Productive Social Safety Net Programme”. The research was funded by the International Development …


Petro Factbook 2018

REPOA · 3 December 2018 English

This booklet contains facts about the Tanzania petroleum industry and can be a useful source of information about the gas extraction and other petroleum related activities. The book gives an …


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