Education Foundations of Development of Skills and Productive Capacities.

    THDR 2017: Background Paper No.10

    Tanzania has committed to becoming a middle income country by 2025, as envisaged in Tanzania Vision 2025, through industrialisation. Prior to colonisation Tanzania had developed nascent industries in such areas as textiles, iron smelting, farming tools, pottery and furniture making. Through apprenticeship, people gained the skills necessary for producing goods that the societies at the time required. Colonialism brought an end to production of various items in the country through importation of cheap goods. Industrial development ...

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