Pre- Budget Policy Dialogue 2016.

    On April 22nd 2016, The Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF) organized a pre-budget policy dialogue with the aim of analyzing the Government Budget of 2015/16 with specific focus on Education and Agriculture Sectors. The forum provided room to critically analyze the 2015/16 budget by pointing out its outstanding features and assessing its quality vis-ŕ-vis the country’s expectations. Prof. Fortunata Makene, Head of Strategic Research and Publications Department, ESRF on behalf of the ESRF's Executive Director giving her welcoming remarks

    The dialogue comes from the fifth and final budget for implementing the Five Year Development Plan (FYDP) 2011/12-2015/16 and also marking the end of the MKUKUTA II and the 2010-2015 ruling party manifesto of the fourth phase government. Dr. Joviter Katabaro – Senior Lecturer, University of Dar es Salaam College of Education making a presentation on Critical analysis of the 2015/2016 budget on the Education Sector during the policy dialogue

    The Education and Agriculture sectors are among the key sectors that are major contributors to the development of the country. Thus through this policy dialogue participants were able to critically analyze the areas that seem to have been underrated or gaps left unattended and mention the budgets likely constructive contributions in the management of the economy and social services to be considered for the upcoming budget 2016/17. Ms. Vivian Kazi- Head of Commissioned Research Department, ESRF presenting Critical analysis of the 2015/2016 budget on the Agriculture Sector Cross section of Participants during the policy dialogue

    Last updated on 2016-04-22

ESRFs activities are supported by the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) and International Development Research Centre (IDRC)