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Dr. Madaha launches a CoP in Tanzania

Published on 3rd December 2020

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Dr. Rasel Madaha facilitated the launching of the scaleWAYS- East Africa Community of Practice (CoP) on 3rd December 2020. 

Following the resumption of normalcy in June 2020, there were a number of inquiries from the members of the Tanzania Chapter of the CoP on the next steps. Dr.Rasel Madaha requested members in Tanzania to be patient. However, the momentum on the thirsty to engage in the project slowed a bit. In this regard, the scaleWAYS-East Africa CoP chapter in Tanzania requested assistance from the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) and the International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) to start engaging with the Tanzania chapter of the CoP.

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Published on ist December, 2020

The Tanzania Society of Agricultural Education and Extension (TSAEE) is inviting you to the conference and Annual General Meeting to be held in Dodoma from 7th - 8th  December, 2020. The conference is planned to be held at the Institute of Rural Development Planning (Chuo cha Mipango) in Dodoma starting at 8:30 a.m.  The overall theme of the conference is the “Contribution of Agricultural extension towards industrialization in Tanzania”.

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Dr. Madaha publishes a book chapter in a global book

Published on 22nd November 2020

Rasel photo 2The Department congratulates Dr. Rasel Madaha for publishing a book chapter titled, "Tanzania" in Stewart, C. (Ed.). Gender and Identity around the World: Volume 1: Africa, the Americas, Asia, and Oceania. California: ABC-CLIO, LLC. ISBN 9781440867941 (set) | ISBN 9781440867965 (v. 1 ; hardcover) | ISBN 9781440867958 (ebook), pp 130-154

Dr. Madaha shares his opinion on gender and COVID19 at Abood FM

Published on 13th November 2020

Abood 1On 13th November 2020, Dr. Rasel Madaha was invited to a Gender show broadcasted by Abood FM. Madaha shared his views on Gender and Covid19 at the show from around 5 p.m to 5:15 p.m. His host was Vumilia Kondo, a journalist, and broadcaster, working for Abood Media. Overall, Vumilia asked Dr. Madaha his views on the effects of COVID19 on women's participation in the election and productive activities. 

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What is BSc. Applied Agricultural Extension?

Published on 16/10/2020

B.Sc. Applied Agricultural Extension has the intention of preparing graduates capable of transforming agriculture and rural development to boost the national economy. The program is geared at doubling of agricultural output, increasing rural incomes, and ensuring national food security. Current graduates play a key role in the transformation of smallholder production systems from subsistence to commercial level. They also play a role in increasing diversification into high-value agricultural products, as a means to rural poverty reductions across developing countries.

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The Uniqueness of the Bachelor of Community Development (BCD) offered at SUA

Published on 16th October 2020

Community development is a planned effort to produce physical, human, social, financial, and environmental assets that increase the capacity of residents to improve their quality of life. The role of a community development expert or agent is to enable the community to own the development process and the associated outcome. In this regard, the Bachelor of Community Development (BCD) degree is an interdisciplinary degree program emphasizing applied action research and programming aimed at developing rural and urban communities. The program is designed to equip students with skills to empower communities in Tanzania and abroad. The degree addresses a growing need for community development experts and planners in public and private sectors from across the developing world. The graduates become community development experts and planners in the public and private sectors who ensure the attainment of effective community development.

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