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11Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Director of Research and Development (DRD) in the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Dr HUSSEIN MANSOOR.

In this second and last part, Our Correspondent GERALD KITABU interviewed the Director of...

10Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

TRUCK and bus haulers along the Central Corridor now save up to 78 per cent of checking times at...

10Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Tanzania urban areas are faced with several challenges which are significantly attributed by the traditional master plans which are basically not relevant to the real situation at the ground.

Human beings have been evolving tremendously in all major aspects that define development which...

10Aug 2016
Gerald Kitabu
The Guardian

Director of Research and Development Dr Hussein Mansoor (2nd Right) clarifies a point, on the new cashew varieties when the Deputy Minister for Agriculture, , Livestocks and Fisheries, William Ole Nasha (1st Right) and Mtwara RC, Halima Ndendegu (Centre) visited their pavilion during the just ended national agricultural shows in Lindi Region.

Every year, the division of research and development (DRD) in the Ministry of Agriculture,...

10Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Climate-smart agriculture (CSA) is an approach that helps to guide actions needed to transform and reorient agricultural systems to effectively support development and ensure food security in a changing climate.

Can African farmers feed the world? Apparently the answer is “yes.” Bold as it may sound, this...

09Aug 2016
Mashaka Mgeta
The Guardian

THE US philanthropist, Bill Gates (3rd R) in group photo with five East and Southern African Journalists attended the Gates media round table conference held in Durban, South Africa recently. From right was Mashaka Mgeta (Tanzania), John Muchangi (Kenya), Deus Ariyo (Uganda), Anna Miti (Zimbabwe) and Mia Malan (South Africa)

WHILE the global statistics show a decreasing number of adults living with HIV and AIDS, young...

09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Indigenous women hauling water in Chiapas, Mexico.

Indigenous peoples around the world continue to struggle for self-determination over their...

09Aug 2016
Muharram Macatta
The Guardian

Millions of people risk being left behind by economic growth, and in a world of finite resources the wealthiest cannot continue to expect more and more without hurting the rest.

The gap is closing, but it's an incredibly slow progression. Over the ten years between 2005 and...

09Aug 2016
Gerald Kitabu
The Guardian

National Coordinator for Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB) Nyinondi Philbert holds a Kiroba cassava variety. OFAB has promised to provide clean plantlets for the farmers that will be multiplied through demon plots.

‘Mzingo wa Mwizi’, a local variety cassava, which was famously known by the Kisongo villagers in...

09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Gina Din visits a UNFPA supported maternal and child health facility in Migori County, Kenya. Photo: Gina Din Group

In some parts of the world, the proverbial “glass ceiling” is shattering. As Theresa May and,...

08Aug 2016
By Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

THE Board of Directors of the Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC), representing private sector...

08Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Female genital mutilation (FGM) traditional surgeon in Kapchorwa, Uganda speaking to a reporter. The women in this area are being trained by the civil society organisation REACH in how to educate people to stop the practice.

After years of wrangling and debates among African leaders, the movement to end female genital...

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