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    Pre Budget Youth Dialogue

    In a spirit of inclusion and citizen participation in the budget process, FES Tanzania in collaboration with Wezesha Foundation organized a pre-budget...

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  • Publication

    What is a Global Framework Agreement (GFA)?

    The following animated video will explain what a Global Framework Agreement (GFA) is, using the example of the GFA between UNI Global Union and the...

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    Strengthening Social Protection Systems in Tanzania

    In a bid to strengthen Tanzania's Social Protection System FES Tanzania, in partnership with the Prime Minister’s Office, hosted a workshop at Harbor...

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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Tanzania Office

P.O.Box 4472
Mwai Kibaki Road, Plot 397
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


+255 (0) 22 2668575
+255 (0) 22 2668669
info(at)fes-tanzania.org

Democratic Institutions and Citizen Participation
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Democratic Institutions and Citizen Participation

At FES we believe that a flourishing democracy relies on efficient and transparent political institutions as well as an empowered civil society. Democratic institutions should represent the interests of the population and allow peaceful, free and fair elections. more

Young Leaders Forum
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Young Leaders Forum

In Tanzania, two out of three people are younger than thirty years. Thus youths make up the vast majority of the population. From this demographic advantage derives the potential to influence the political direction and support democratic change in the country. Paradoxically, youth participation in political organisations is minimal and insignificant due to nepotism and undemocratic, strictly hierarchical structures. more

Extractive Industries and Society
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Extractive Industries and Society

Tanzania is geared towards turning into a gas economy. With natural gas reserves now standing at 55.08 trillion cubic feet (tcf), many large multinational oil companies are managing offshore and onshore operations. more

Independent Media and Freedom of Expression
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Independent Media and Freedom of Expression

Compared to other countries in Sub-Sahara Africa, Tanzania has a relatively free and critical media. TV and radio stations as well as print media are reporting openly about political affairs and have controversial issues of public interest discussed. more

Trade Unions
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Trade Unions

With the introduction of the multi-party system and the progressive economic liberalisation in the 1980s and 1990s, trade unions in Tanzania have encountered new challenges. The formerly state influenced trade unions have become independent. But there are still difficulties in positioning labour interests in the social dialogue with the employers and the state. more

FES Tanzania on Facebook

FES Tanzania on Facebook

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Events

TUCTA Training for Newly Elected Leaders

From the 23rd to the 24th October 2018, newly elected leaders of the Trade Union Congress of Tanzania (TUCTA) participated in a training to enable...

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Photo: FES, Benjamin Schwab

Latest Publications

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FES Tanzania on Facebook

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Links & Blogroll

Links & Blogroll

Here you will find links to interesting partners and projects supported by FES Tanzania. more