Tanzania, United Rep of

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This paper assesses Tanzania’s recently centralised approach to rural water planning through a climate resilient development lens, drawing on consultations in Dodoma Region.
International Institute for Environment and Development
Flooding in Careiro Da Varzea Brazil 2016
How do floods affect people, especially the poorer population, living in flood-prone areas? What attracts them to settle in these areas and how do they cope with the impacts of floods?
World Bank, the
Dar es Salaam Tanzania people in the business center
When private companies are affected by disasters, the impacts are felt by the whole society. It affects access to goods and services for people and other businesses, as well as jobs and recovery for afflicted communities.
World Bank, the

DRR Community in Tanzania, United Rep of

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National policies and plans


This Strategy has been developed in response to the growing concern of the negative impacts of climate change and climate variability on the country’s social, economic and physical environment. Its overall aim is to enhance the technical, institutional

United Republic of Tanzania - government

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives (MAFC) is taking action on climate change in Tanzania. In line with the National Climate Change Strategy (2013), which calls for all climate-sensitive sectors to develop action plans to implement

United Republic of Tanzania - government

The purpose of the Zanzibar Disaster Communication Strategy (ZDCS) is to ensure the operability, interoperability and continuity of communications to allow emergency responders to communicate as needed, on demand, and as authorized at all levels of the

United Republic of Tanzania - government

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WFP Critical Corporate Initiative - Climate response analysis Tanzania
WFP and partners have undertaken an analysis of climate risks in Tanzania and recommended programmes to address identified risks.
World Food Programme
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the 2013-15 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
United Republic of Tanzania - government