THE DOWNFALL OF ACACIA MINING PLC IN TANZANIA”: WILL TANZANIA GET A BETTER DEAL?

By virtue of article 27 of the Constitution of the United Republic of Tanzania “every person has the duty to protect the natural resources of United Republic of Tanzania (URT)” and by virtue of section 4(1) of the Permanent Sovereignty Act of 2017 providing that; “The people of United Republic of Tanzania shall have a […]

HAKIRASILIMALI ANALYSIS OF THE MINERAL AND ENERGY MINISTRIES FOR YEAR 2019/20

The Tanzania’s extractive sector (oil, minerals and natural gas) is an important sector that is critical in catalyzing the country’s economic growth. Available statistics indicate that the sector accounts for almost 5 per cent (2018)of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) while National Development projections estimates show that by 2025 the extractive sector’s contribution to the […]

Jukwaa la Uziduaji Communique 2018

The Tanzania Extractive Industries Conference 2018 (Jukwaa La Uziduaji) was organized by HakiRasilimali and its member organizations. For 2018, this conference was part of the broader CSO week that slated from 22-26 October 2018.Under the theme Industrialization Drive in Tanzania: People, Policy and Practice.” The week’s theme focused on ‘People’ to ensure that industrialization drive and processes focus […]

“Are you a Champion of Open Contracting?

“Achieving Open Government Requires a Country to Put in Place Systems and Mechanisms which need to be reflected in the National Policies, Laws and Institutions”        Jakaya Kikwete Why does it matter in the Tanzania oil, gas and mining sectors? Being a compliant country to EITI standards since 2012, Tanzania’s implementation of the EITI Standard […]

COMMUNIQUE OF THE 5TH TANZANIA EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES CONFERENCE

We, HakiRasilimali, a platform of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) working on strategic issues around minerals, oil and gas extraction in Tanzania, having shared experiences on the problems facing Tanzania and other African countries at the 5th Tanzania Extractive Industries Conference held in Dodoma on the 2nd and 3rd of November, 2017: Affirm that resources of […]