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Kenyan Organisation Urges For The Suspension Of CDF

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Our Ref:     PB/09/28/08
Date:    12th September 2008

PRESS STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

HAKIELIMU CENTRAL ZONE FRIENDS OF EDUCATION MEETING

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Central zone Friends meeting, which is held in Dodoma (VETA) from the 1st to 5th of September 2008.

Social Accountability Monitoring Pilot Project In Mwanza Underway

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Policy Forum will again be in Mwanza on the week of the 1st to 6th September 2008 for the data collection and documentation phase of the Social Accountability Monitoring (SAM) implementation plan. This exercise focuses on the 2007/08 budget year.

Bomani Report - Popular Version

Bomani Report popular version is out. This report presents, in a simplified form, the findings of the Bomani Commission on the mining sector. The report is in Swahili.

Policy Forum Position Paper On The Constituency Development Fund

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On 22 July 2008, Policy Forum was invited to send members to meet with a subcommittee of the Parliamentary House Business Committee to express its views regarding a Constituency Development Fund likely to be legislated by Parliament during 2008.

Policy Forum Position Paper on the Constituency Development Fund

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On 22 July 2008, Policy Forum was invited to send members to meet with a subcommittee of the Parliamentary House Business Committee to express its views regarding a Constituency Development Fund likely to be legislated by Parliament during 2008. This meeting was called immediately following a one-week study tour undertaken by Policy Forum Members from 12 to 20 July 2008 to Mombasa, Kenya to observe how the CDF is implemented and monitored in Bahari Constituency, Kilifi, Mombasa.

BUDGET WORKING GROUP MINUTES(JULY)

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Budget Working Group MEETING 3 JULY 2008

Venue: Policy Forum Secretariat.

Attendance:

  1. Gertrude Mugizi – Policy Forum
  2. Samuel Saiguran – HakiElimu
  3. Vera Mshana – Policy Forum
  4. Lina Magoma – Policy Forum
  5. Albanie Marcossy - Policy Forum
  6. Fransisca Matay- TAWIF
  7. Edward Furaha – YAV
  8. Evans Rubara – NCA Tanzania

AGENDA:

Biofuels: a solution to Tanzania’s energy crisis?

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As the world faces an energy crisis due to limited oil reserves and a problem of climate change due to greenhouse emissions, increasingly, biofuels (fuel consisting of, or derived from biomass) are seen as the panaecea to these two predicaments by providing an alternative to fossil fuels. Countries of the developed North and the corporate world has been at the forefront of pushing for this alternative which is seen as a win-win solution (i.e. energy security is enhanced whilst the environment is protected).

Policy Forum asks the Parliament not to legislate CDF for now

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By Patrick Kisembo, Dodoma

The Policy Forum has said that the concept of Constituency Development Fund (CDF) which is intended to empower people at the grassroot level financially is a high risk for the government to undertake at the moment.

Members of various non-governmental organisations raised the concern in Dodoma yesterday during a debate that discussed the establishment of the fund.

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