Communique: Uganda-Tanzania Civil Society Convening on the East African Crude Oil Pipeline

Representatives of faith-based organizations, civil society organizations, community-based Organizations, local government, media and academics from Uganda, Tanzania, and International partners from Nigeria, Chad and the United States of America met on August 23-24, 2017 in Entebbe, Uganda to share information, experiences and lessons, and deliberate on the proposed East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP). The […]

Report:Balancing Infrastructure Development and Community Livelihoods

Discovery of significant quantities of natural gas in Tanzania since 2010 has necessitated the construction of relevant infrastructure-pipelines, processing plants and gas to electricity plants-to monetize the resource. While the discovery presents enormous potential for lifting Tanzania out of poverty and improving energy security. Such infrastructure projects are also associated with risk to community livelihood. […]

ANALYSIS OF THE NATURAL RESOURCE WEALTH BILLS-2017

HakiRasilimali is a platform of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) working on strategic issues around minerals, oil and gas extraction in Tanzania incorporated as a non-profit company under the Companies Act of 2002 (reg .133413). HakiRasilimali is affiliated to Publish What You Pay (PWYP), a global membership-based coalition of civil society organizations (CSOs) in over forty […]

MAPENDEKEZO YA WADAU KWENYE MISWAADA MIPYA YA MADINI-2017 YAZINGATIWE

Sisi HakiRasilimali-PWYP, jukwaa la Asasi za Kijamii ambazo zinashughulikia masuala ya madini, mafuta na gesi nchini Tanzania, tumefuatilia kwa umakini miswada mipya ya madini iliyosomwa kwa mara ya kwanza bungeni tarehe 29 Juni 2017. Miswada iliyosomwa kwa mara ya kwanza bungeni hapo ni: Muswada wa Sheria ya Mapitio na Majadiliano kuhusu Masharti Hasi katika Mikataba […]

KUELEKEA UWAJIBIKAJI ENDELEVU KATIKA USIMAMIZI WA MALIASILI NCHINI TANZANIA

Siku chache zilizopita, Rais wa Jamuhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania, Dk. John Pombe Magufuli aliunda kamati mbili za wataalamu kwa ajili ya kuchunguza taarifa za kuwapo kwa udanganyifu wa kiwango cha madini katika mchanga wa dhahabu (makinikia), ambao umekuwa ukisafirishwa kupelekwa nje ya nchi. Mchanga huo ni ule unaotoka katika migodi ya dhahabu ya Bulyanhulu […]

HAKIRASILIMALI – PWYP Position on Presidential committees’ reports on mineral exports

Recently, the President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Dr. John Pombe Magufuli  constituted two high level committees of experts tasked with investigating potential under declaration of mineral content in the exportation of unprocessed mineral concentrates and ores largely from Bulyanhulu and Buzwagi mines both owned by Acacia Mining Plc and to provide recommendations on […]

Publication:One billion dollar question

In 2012, the Tanzania Episcopal Conference, National Muslim Council of Tanzania and the Christian Council of Tanzania jointly published a report written by Curtis Research which estimated that Tanzania was losing revenues of between $847 million and $1.3 billion a year from a mix of tax evasion, tax incentives and capital flight. New research presented […]

Training: How best can Tanzania harness natural resources for the realization of its development goals

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI)  and REPOA invites members of civil society organizations, policy makers and other extractive industry stakeholders in the country to a training workshop on “How best can Tanzania harness natural resources for the realization of its development goals”. This is a hands-on “learning from practice” 5 day workshop that will focus […]