Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Research Organization - STIPRO

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2016 Annual Research Dissemination Workshop

Monday, October 03, 2016

On Friday the 30th September 2016STIPRO held its Annual Research Dissemination Workshop at, Ubungo Plaza, in Dar es Salaam. This Research Dissemination Workshop is one of the ways of popularizing and disseminating of information that has been generated through ST&I policy research. This year, four presentations were made, where two presentations were on most recently completed research undertakings.

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2016 Annual Research Dissemination Workshop

On the 30th September 2016, STIPRO held its annual research dissemination workshop at Ubungo Plaza. This Research Dissemination Workshop is one of the ways of popularizing and disseminating of information that has been generated through ST&I policy research. This year, four presentations were made, where two presentations were on most recently completed research undertakings.

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Explaining persistence of subsistence farming as a ‘lock-in’:

Lessons from the Tanzanian rural poultry industry;

“The paper is broadly concerned with what constrains innovation in subsistence agriculture, and how the public sector can intervene to promote trans-formative processes that guarantee inclusive growth."

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Industrialization in Africa, Past experiences and Lessons from 3 selected countries

The purpose of the review is therefore to try to learn from past mistakes, while reinforcing the success stories in the current industrialization agenda.

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Opportunities for learning and upgrading within agricultural global value chains

The main research question was to find out if there is any benefit to farmers participating in a global agricultural value chain in terms of learning of farmer and upgrading of their product and processes.

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PENNSYLAVANIA UNIVERSITY RANKS STIPRO 51 AMONG 92 BEST SUB-SAHARAN THINK TANKS

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Pennsylvania University has ranked African Technology policy Studies (ATPS) 51 among 90 best Sub Saharan Think Tanks in the 2015 Global Go to Think Tank Index (GGTI). However African Technology policy Studies (ATPS) is now known as Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Research Organization (STIPRO)

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STIPRO Hosts Research Dissemination Workshop

On Wednesday 30th September 2015, STIPRO held a research feedback workshop at Blue Pearl Hotel, Ubungo Plaza in Dar es Salaam. The purpose of the event was to gather feedback from key stakeholders on the preliminary findings from two research projects recently completed by STIPRO researchers.

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STIPRO TAKES PART IN COLLOQUIUM FOR JOURNAL AND BOOK PUBLICATIONS IN PRETORIA SOUTH AFRICA

Friday, March 11, 2016

The Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Research Organization (STIPRO) has presented a paper in the Colloquium for Journal and book Publications in South Africa.

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Tanzania Cluster Initiative Project Evaluation Report

Tanzania Cluster Initiative Project Evaluation Report.

The Cluster Initiative project is the outcome of the first Conference on Innovation Systems and Innovative Clusters in Africa held in 2004 in Tanzania, and Co-organized by the College of Engineering and technology (CoET) of the University of Dar Es Salaam. The broad objective of the conference was to establish the status of innovation systems and innovative clusters in Africa.

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The Critical Role of Agriculture in Industrialization

Tanzania is currently emphasizing the development of industry as a way to radically reduce poverty and achieve middle income status by 2025. It is the process in which a country transforms itself from a primarily agricultural society into one based on the manufacturing of goods and services (structural transformation).

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