Tanzania - Science and technology



The Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology, founded in 1958 at Dar es Salaam, advises the government on science and technology policy. Much of the scientific and technical research in Tanzania is directed toward agriculture. Facilities include the Livestock Production Research Institute at Dodoma (founded in 1905), the National Institute for Medical Research at Amani and Mwanza (founded in 1949), the Silviculture Research Institute at Lushoto (founded in 1951), the Agricultural Research Institute of the Ministry of Agriculture at Mlingano (founded in 1934), and the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute at Arusha (founded in 1962). The University of Dar es Salaam (founded in 1961) has faculties of science, medicine, and engineering and an institute of marine sciences; Sokoine University of Agriculture at Morogoro (founded in 1984) has faculties of agriculture, forestry, and veterinary medicine. The Open University of Tanzania (founded in 1992 at Dar es Salaam) has faculties of science, technology, and environmental studies. In 1987–97, science and engineering students accounted for 37% of college and university enrollments.

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Jun 27, 2018 @ 4:04 am
The issue of science and technology in the third world countries like, Tanzania is still in worst situation since, they lack strong policies and strategies to put this sector in the good one situation. So they need to form strong policies to be implemented so as to pull in this sector.
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Isack kiula
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Jan 28, 2019 @ 3:15 pm
What are the current Tanzania science and technology policy
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Tunae watson
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May 17, 2019 @ 2:02 am
Tanzania is acknowledge by having a good policies.but moderate social economic development in wisely experience

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