Tanzania

Flag of TanzaniaTanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania (Swahili: Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania), is a country in East Africa. It is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; and Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique to the south. The country's eastern border is formed by the Indian Ocean. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, is in northeastern Tanzania.
From Wikipedia

General information

  • Provides detailed information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, defence, and transnational issues of different countries. The CIA World Factbook
  • Part of the World Bank's website, with information, analysis and reports on its projects and strategic plans. World Bank country information
  • Country profiles of all the countries in the world.BBC country profile
  • Offers comprehensive, comparable data and analysis of 53 African economies. African Economic Outlook
  • The University of Pretoria’s Centre for Human Rights database has documents on national legislation (Constitution) and reports from the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights as well as UN documents. African Human Rights Document database

Publications

Experts

Libraries and archives

  • An online catalogue for five major university collections: Arts and Social Sciences, Law, Science and Engineering, Reference and Document Delivery, and the East African research collection. The library is a legal depository for materials on Tanzania, including government and university publications and those by the UN and other related agencies.University of Dar es Salaam Library (UDSM Library)

Statistics

  • Offers free access to more than 2000 financial, business, health, economic and human development statistics.World Bank statistical data
  • Provides statistics, estimates and projections produced by countries and compiled by the United Nations data system on agriculture, crime, education, energy, industry, labour, national accounts, population and tourism. UN data
  • Provides a compilation of data with maps and graphs from the CIA World Factbook, the UN and the OECD. NationMaster
  • This regularly updated website has a global collection of voter turnout statistics for presidential and parliamentary elections since 1945. International IDEA: Voter Turnout
  • The 'Google for data', providing statistical data in graphs, tables and charts. Zanran data and statistics

Internet resources

Movies and images

  • Lists more than 1300 films/documentaries on a specific country in the library catalogue of the African Studies Centre (ASC) in Leiden. African films at the ASC

Music

  • Discographic database of African and Caribbean music at Le MediaPort de l'INA (L'Institut National de l'Audiovisuel). Afromix African music
  • Provides access to the Dutch-language website of the Stichting Centrale Discotheek (CDR). Muziekweb
  • Provides information about the national anthem, art, music, Bongo flava, traditional music, Mtindo, Taarab, modern styles like reggae and hip hop, Freddie Mercury and the distribution of music.Music of Tanzania on Wikipedia

News about Tanzania

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Tanzania has come up with a national land use planning commission...

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[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The record $190 billion (Sh424 trillion) tax...
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[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania has submitted 11 reports that it...
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Kenyan traders say Dar has introduced additional hurdles to accessing...
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African cotton and textile industry trade association denies...
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Tanzania’s university education authorities have banned 19...
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[Govt of SA] Conclusion of the SADC Ministerial Committee of the...
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[WFP] Under the CSP, WFP aims to improve market access for 250,000...
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[Nation] Two Kenyan universities operating in Tanzania are among 19...
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[East African] Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) has blocked...
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[East African] Tanzania has slapped Acacia Mining with a $190 billion...
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Two years ago, President Pierre Nkurunziza ignited a political...

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[Citizen] The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) on Monday...
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[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Commission for Universities bars 19...
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[Daily News] AIR Tanzania is ready to take on established rivals...
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[Citizen] President John Magufuli has ordered the Tanzania National...
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[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli has faulted the privatization...
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Ugandan, Kenyan varsities among those suspended from admitting new...
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The authorities in Nigeria say President Muhammadu Buhari is in fine...
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[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Acacia Mining shares plunged to a more than...
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Main trading partners EAC members move business to Tanzania as they...
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Lissu allegedly called Magufuli a dictator and accused him of making...
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The Tanzania Commission for Universities said on Tuesday it has...

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On top of the fines, all the companies will have to pay additional...
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MUNICH & DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania-- -- REDAVIA , a global...

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President Yoweri Museveni has approved the borrowing of Ush10.3...

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[Daily Maverick] From Malawi and Tanzania to Angola and across...
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[Daily News] The government yesterday dismissed as baseless and...
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[Daily News] TANZANIA Revenue Authority has issued the Acacia Mining...
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[Citizen] Mwanza -Despite Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) reports, which...
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Minister says the Magufuli regime is not supporting any Kenyan...
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[Iwacu] "They came in groups. 39 Congolese arrived in Rumonge on 20...
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[Iwacu] "They came in groups. 39 Congolese arrived in Rumonge on 20...
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DAR ES SALAAM –The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)...
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Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga was evasive when asked to...

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Gold miner charged with unpaid taxes, interest and penalties for...
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Scientists who study the Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano in Tanzania say...

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