Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Feats ii research-tanzania
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Feats ii research-tanzania

232

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
232
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Trade in Agriculture in the EAC: Implications on Food Security and Rural Livelihood in Tanzania Monica A. Hangi Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF), Tanzania
  • 2. Food Security and Rural Livelihood in Tanzania <ul><li>By 2008, 33.3% of Tanzanians lived below the Basic Needs Poverty line; 17% of the population was below the food poverty line </li></ul><ul><li>Poverty still remains high in rural areas, 37.4% of the rural population; and 18.4% are below the food poverty line </li></ul><ul><li>Most Households in Tanzania consume 2-3 meals per day; with few percentages of people having fewer meals than usual: overall 25.1% and 24.5% from rural population </li></ul>
  • 3. Regional Trade: Tanzania <ul><li>Tanzania’s position in agricultural trade in EAC. </li></ul><ul><li>National policies favoring trade in Tanzania, with the outcome implication in the national food security and rural livelihood </li></ul><ul><li>Regional trade expansion mechanisms </li></ul>
  • 4. Objectives of the Study <ul><li>The study aims to provide new and valuable insights based on the analysis of the past and current patterns of regional trade in agriculture and their impact on food security and rural livelihood in Tanzania </li></ul>
  • 5. Specific Objectives <ul><li>Specifically, the study will address: </li></ul><ul><li>Analyzing the recent trends in regional agricultural trade in EAC; and on food security and rural livelihoods in Tanzania </li></ul><ul><li>Examining the r/ship between regional trade in agriculture and food security and rural livelihood in Tanzania </li></ul>
  • 6. Methodology <ul><li>The study will employ a correlation of matrices methodology (statistical analysis) in analyzing data and addressing the identified objectives. </li></ul>
  • 7. Data Collection <ul><li>Secondary data. Sources will include: </li></ul><ul><li>Tanzania National Bureau of Statistics (through the HBS reports) </li></ul><ul><li>The EAC secretariat (for a regional overall picture) </li></ul><ul><li>The Ministries of Trade and Agriculture & Livestock of Tanzania </li></ul>
  • 8. … .Cont <ul><li>Primary data. Sources include: </li></ul><ul><li>The National Project Group members </li></ul><ul><li>Key stakeholders in the ministries of trade and agriculture </li></ul>
  • 9. Target Groups <ul><li>Findings and recommendations of the study intends to assist: </li></ul><ul><li>National Policy makers in the agricultural sector </li></ul><ul><li>Regional partners (trading partners) </li></ul><ul><li>CSOs: farmers and rural development organizations </li></ul><ul><li>Private sector (investment) </li></ul>
  • 10. Thank you!

×