UONGOZI Certificate Programme in Leadership

Introducing our new online leadership programme for emerging leaders and executives working in any function or industry across Africa. Read more

Navigating through a global pandemic

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Congratulations PGD Class of 2020!

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Only two modules to graduation!

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H.E. Benjamin William Mkapa’s memoirs released

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Tanzania: 20 years after Mwalimu Nyerere’s passing

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SADC-PPRM Retreat: Why time to reflect is important

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Another milestone for Tanzania’s strategic projects

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President Magufuli stresses on “African solutions to African problems”

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“Build bridges not walls,” former President Mkapa

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UONGOZI Institute exists to support African leaders to attain sustainable development for their nation and for Africa. We seek to inspire leaders and promote the recognition of the important role of leadership in sustainable development.

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UONGOZI Institute Blog

Welcome to UONGOZI Institute’s blog. This blog serves as an informal platform for the Institute to provide useful information, as well as encourage the exchange of ideas for those across Africa and beyond who are interested in issues of leadership and sustainable development in Africa.

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In Focus: Income Diversification and Household Welfare in Sub-Saharan Africa

A stable and reliable income is cornerstone for welfare in any society. The key concern is, how does household diversify its income to achieve improved household welfare. In this episode, we delve into the topic with Prof. Oliver Morrissey, Professor of Development Economics at the University of Nottingham, in the United Kingdom.

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Enhancing National Ownership in the Mining Sector: Domesticating the Africa Mining Vision

The Africa Mining Vision (AMV), a policy framework created by the African Union to ensure that the continent utilises its mineral resources strategically for broad-based, inclusive development, was the basis for a two-day regional forum convened by UONGOZI Institute in collaboration with the Ministry of Minerals and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) from 9 - 10 May, 2019, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

This publication provides a summary of the presentations and discussions during the forum.

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In Focus: Africa’s Natural Resources and Industrialisation

Podcast: In this episode of In Focus, we are discussing Africa’s Natural Resources and Industrialisation with Dr. John Page, Senior Fellow of Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution, and Country Director for Tanzania at the International Growth Centre

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Speech: H.E. Benjamin William Mkapa at the African Leadership Forum, August 2019

Beneath is a keynote speech by H.E. Benjamin William Mkapa, former President of the United Republic of Tanzania and Patron of the African Leadership Forum (ALF) at the sixth ALF, held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania from 29th - 30th August, 2019.

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We are currently seeking to fill the position of Research and Policy Specialist (RPS).

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