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Welcome to FES Tanzania

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Africa Tomorrow  

Africa Tomorrow |

Ebola and Global Health Governance: Time for the Reckoning

The suffering inflicted by the Ebola outbreak - and the ineffective reactions to it - reveal a massive failure of global health governance, claims David P. Fidler from the Centre on Global Health Security.

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Africa Tomorrow |

Why do Somalis join al-Shabaab?

A new study, carried out by Finn Church Aid (FCA) in cooperation with the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), reveals that religion and ideology aren't the leading drivers of radicalisation in Somalia.

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Tanzania Today  

Tanzania Today |

The Rising Terrorist Threat in Tanzania

Andre LeSage from the US National Defense University's Institute for National Strategic Studies examines Islamist militancy in Tanznia and its regional environment. You should have a look at this recently published study if you want to understand what makes scholars researching on behalf of the US foreign (security) policy establishment perceive rising terrorist threats in Tanzania.

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Tanzania Today |

Tanzania tumbles in governance index

Tanzania performance in the 2014 Mo Ibrahim Index of African Governance has tumbled—with the country dropping five places—from 10th position in 2012 to 15th in the latest index—that ranked 52 countries in Africa.

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FES Tanzania  

FES Tanzania |

YLF Block Session II

From 12th to 16th September the Young Leaders Forum [YLF] trainees convened in Dar es Salaam for the second block session.

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FES Tanzania |

CCM Youth League Secretariat Capacity Building

Chama Cha Mapinduzi [CCM] Youth League is an important institution to provide leadership for mobilization of young people to fully participate in social, economic and political developments in the country.

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