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Gender profile of Tanzania

Gender profile of Tanzania

Tanzania Gender Networking Programme.

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Published by The Programme in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Tanzania -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMbilinyi, Marjorie J., Netherlands. Ambassade (Tanzania), Tanzania Gender Networking Programme. Facilitation Committee., Tanzania Gender Networking Programme., Review Workshop (1993 : Russian-Tanzanian Cultural Centre), Strategies for the Future Workshop (1993 : Dar es Salaam, Tanzania)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1798.5 .G43 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17333812M
    ISBN 109987600018

    TANZANIA GENDER NETWORKING PROGRAMME (TGNP) GENDER MAINSTREAMING IN DEVELOPMENT POLICIES AND PROGRAMMES PRESENTATION MADE DURING POLICY DIALOGUE SEMINAR AT ESRF ( May- ) INTRODUCTION This presentation provides an overview of the theory and meaning of gender mainstreamingFile Size: KB. The issue of gender equality in the labour market is an important one. For the MENA region, however, the issue is additionally important due to the traditional role that women play in the economy.

    Launch of report "Enhancing gender equity: Gender profile of Tanzania" This was launched at a ceremony in Dar es Salaam on March 7, at the TGNP Halls. The profile is produced by the Tanzania Gender Networking Programme, TGNP, on behalf of the Swedish Embassy. Gender Inequality Index (GII) n.a. Human Development Index (HDI), female: n.a. Human Development Index (HDI), male: n.a. Mandatory paid maternity leave (days) n.a. Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per , live births) n.a. Prevalence of female genital mutilation/cutting among girls and women (% of girls and young women ages 15–49) n.a.

    The Constitution of Tanzania prohibits gender-based discrimination but the country’s legislation has yet to be adjusted to support this principle. In general, legal protection for women remains limited, in part because Tanzania’s judicial authorities take into account both customary and Islamic Sharia laws. Primary education provides the foundation for a lifetime of learning. Providing universal access to, and ensuring the completion of, primary education for all girls and boys is one of the key areas of concern identified in the Beijing Platform for Action adopted in Since then, considerable progress has been made in achieving universal primary education and closing the gender gap in.


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Gender Profile of Tanzania: Enhancing Gender Equity on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Gender profile of Tanzania. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: The Programme, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie J Mbilinyi; Tanzania Gender Networking Programme.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mascarenhas, Ophelia. Gender profile of Tanzania. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Tanzania Gender Network Programme, © Gender Profile: Tanzania Commonwealth of Learning CC BY SA April | Page 3 of 5 only % of women made decisions mainly on their own about their health care, versus 45% who made them jointly with their husband, and % whose husband alone made these decisions.

The same survey. touches on the issues central to gender equality. This Tanzania Country Gender Profile (TCGP) is a Foreword a result of the need to establish a baseline on which the achievements and challenges regarding GEWE can be presented and assessed in a holistic man-ner.

In addition, the MoHCDGEC, in its mandate to spearhead and coordinate the mainstreaming ofFile Size: 4MB. Gender Profile: Australia  MacDonald, Erin ; Wong, Rosanne ; Sheldon, Dania (Commonwealth of Learning, ) This report is a compilation of current sex-disaggregated data for a myriad of socioeconomic indicators in the Commonwealth, namely in the areas of health, education, economic participation and decision-making.

The profile is produced by the Tanzania Gender Networking Programme, TGNP, on behalf of the Swedish Embassy. The report provides updated data in several gender related areas and describes the situation for different groups of women and men in Tanzania.

Furthermore, the profile outlines advances and policies implemented during the last years. Estimates of the “gender intensity of production” in Tanzania, while highly aggregated, provide some indication of the magnitude of the respective contributions of men and women to the economy.

They suggest that men and women are not distributed evenly across the. Gender Equality Context in Tanzania. Tanzania has seen recent progress on issues such as girl’s access to primary and secondary education and women’s representation in decision-making spaces.

For example, from /11 to /15, the proportion of women in senior positions increased from 33% to. country profile identified persisting gender inequalities in Tanzania Mainland, particularly in terms of access to productive resources, income generating and employment opportunities, time-use patterns and educational possibilities.

Rural women play a major role in farming, but face major constraints in access to productive Size: 1MB. Tanzania has the largest population in East Africa and the lowest population density; almost a third of the population is urban. Tanzania’s youthful population – about two-thirds of the population is under 25 – is growing rapidly because of the high total fertility rate of children per g: Gender profile.

A PROFILE OF GENDER ISSUES IN ZANZIBAR 22 Poverty Profile and Gender 22 Gender in Governance 23 Gender Responsive Macro Economic Planning and Budgeting 23 Gender in Agriculture and Rural Development 24 Gender and Health 27 Gender and Education 28 Gender and Employment 29 Donor Interventions in Zanzibar 29 5.

Kenya - Country Gender Note for Kenya in the context of the Bank CSP Mid Term Review: Is Gender a number one poverty issue. Jan Côte d'Ivoire - Energy Sector Gender Profile - levels, Tanzania faces challenging questions about how to ensure respect for women’s rights and the realization of gender equity and women’s empowerment.

REDD+ is in early stages, and globally gender issues in REDD+ are only beginning to be Size: KB. Tanzania Women and Men Facts and Figures booklet provides important demographic and socio-economic statistics of the United Republic of Tanzania for the year censuses and studies)and other gender profiles previously compiled by donors and civil society groups.

Tanzania has been at the forefront of creating a positive legal framework and political context for gender equality In the World Economic Forum Global Gender Gap report Tanzania was ranked # 1 globally, out of countries, in terms of women’s economic participation.2 Both government and civil.

the united republic of tanzania. ministry of health, community development, gender, elderly and children. gender-based violence and violence against children for health care providers and social welfare officers july participant’s guide.

Demographics of Tanzania. This article is about the demographic features of the population of Tanzania, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations, and other aspects of the lia: 1, In Tanzania, family structure depends on the tribe, but is increasingly being affected by western ideas of family.

Yet change comes slowly. A man is always the head of a household in Tanzania. He earns the majority of the money, and makes the final decisions on issues of importance. A woman, on the other hand, earns respect by bearing children. UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA The first draft of a new Constitution was completed in June and is currently being debated in constitutional forums around the country.

1 Currently, the Constitution of Tanzania prohibits gender-based discrimination but the country’s legislation has yet to be adjusted to support this principle. This title was first published in The essays in this volume explore the changing nature of family and gender relations in contemporary Tanzania.

Particular attention is paid to the social construction of marriage and to the interplay of family life and gender relations with economic processes and forms of by: Demographic profile: Tanzania has the largest population in East Africa and the lowest population density; almost a third of the population is urban.

Tanzania’s youthful population – about two-thirds of the population is under 25 – is growing rapidly because of the high total fertility rate of children per woman. Tanzania has.The 14 th Amendment to the Constitution () requires 50% gender parity in the presidential nominees.

The Constitution of Tanzania (Article 66) also includes a 30 % quota for women’s representation in the National Assembly.