DPG Tanzania

Welcome to the DPG PSD Women and Gender Hub

Welcome to the new resource page for DPG members working on women's economic empowerment.  The aim is to make this page as useful and practical as possible, so please do feed back to the chairs how we could make it better. 


    Reference documents

    AFI (2016). Tanzania narrows the financial inclusion gender gap. Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI). https://www.afi-global.org/sites/default/files/publications/2016-08/2016-casestudy-btg-tanzania.pdf

    Buehren, N. et al (2015). The Cost of the Gender Gap in Agricultural Productivity in Malawi, Tanzania, and Uganda. UN Women, UNDP, UNEP and the World Bank Group. http://www.unwomen.org/-/media/headquarters/attachments/sections/library/publications/2015/costing%20gender%20gap_launch.pdf?la=en&vs=2608

    Ellis, A. et al (2007).  Gender and Economic Development in Tanzania: Creating Opportunities for Women. World Bank Group.  https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/bitstream/handle/10986/6829/41454optmzd0TZ101OFFICIAL0USE0ONLY1.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

    Fontana, M. & Natali, L. (2008). ‘Gendered Patterns of Time Use in Tanzania: Public Investment in Infrastructure can help’.  IFPRI Project ‘Evaluating the long-term impact of gender-focused policy interventions’. http://www.ids.ac.uk/files/dmfile/genderedpatternsoftimeuseintanzaniapublicinvestmentininfrastructurecanhelp.pdf

    Fox, L. (2016). Gender, Economic Transformation and Women’s Economic Empowerment in Tanzania. Overseas Development Institute. https://set.odi.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Gender-application-to-Tanzania-paper_March_Final.pdf

    Idris, I. (2018). Mapping women’s economic exclusion in Tanzania. K4D Helpdesk Report 332. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies.

    Mkenda, B. (2014). ‘What determines labour force participation of Tanzanian women?’ University of Dar es Salam Journals, Vol. 21:2 (2014). http://journals.udsm.ac.tz/index.php/tjpsd/article/view/973

    Mori, N. (2014). Women’s Entrepreneurship Development in Tanzania: Insights and Recommendations. International Labour Organization (ILO).   http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_emp/---emp_ent/---ifp_seed/documents/publication/wcms_360426.pdf

    NBS (2014). Tanzania, United Republic of – Integrated Labour Force Survey 2014: Analytical Report. National Bureau of Statistics, Tanzania. http://www.nbs.go.tz/nbstz/index.php/english/statistics-by-subject/labour-statistics/614-the-2014-integrated-labour-force-survey-ilfs

    OECD (2014). Tanzania: Social Institutions and Gender Index.    https://www.genderindex.org/wp-content/uploads/files/datasheets/TZ.pdf

    O’Sullivan, M. et al (2014). Levelling the field: improving opportunities for women farmers in Africa. World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/579161468007198488/pdf/860390WP0WB0ON0osure0date0March0180.pdf

    UNDP (2016). Briefing note for countries on the Human Development Report 2016: Tanzania (United Republic of). United Nations Development Programme.  http://hdr.undp.org/sites/all/themes/hdr_theme/country-notes/TZA.pdf

    Zambelli, E. et al (2017). My mother does a lot of work’: Women balancing paid and unpaid care work in Tanzania. BRAC Research and Evaluation Unit. https://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/bitstream/handle/123456789/13283/Tanzania%20v2.1%20SCREEN.pdf?sequence=2