UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS (UDSOE)

Research Projects

UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM

SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS

1. Research Projects

S/N Reg. No. Title of the Project Project Investigators Start Date End Date Amount Funder
1.   CoSS-EC21004 4cimpacts – Universal Energy Access: the Role of Clean Cooking and Climate Change Impacts Remidius Ruhinduka Jul-20 Jul-23 TZS 98,148,960 Norwegian Research Council
2.   CoSS-EC20165 Public Sector Systems Strengthening Plus  Otieno Osoro Jul Jul TZS 2,075,765,085 USAID
2020 2025
3.   CoSS-EC20108 Covid-19 Econ Impact Assessment Kenneth Mdadila Sep-20 Dec-20 TZS 50,930,000 UNDP
4.   CoSS-EC20103 Micro-simulations of Social Protection for Non-contributory Benefts for Zanzibar and Tanzania Mainland Vincent Leyaro June 2020-  May-21 TZS 153,786,864 UN Wider  
5.   CoSS-EC20102 Unemployment Benefits Amidst Covid19 Pandemic in Tanzania: a Microsimulation Model Approach Vincent Leyaro May  Jun-20 TZS 15,000,000 Department of Economics
2020
6.   CoSS-EC20100 Essays on Land Governance and Agricultural Productivity in Tanzania Onesmo Selejio Jul-20 Jun-21 USD 13,750 USAID
7.   CoSS-EC20092 Are Sectors Hit Equaly by Covid – 19 Pandemic? Some Insights from Assessing the Economic Impact of the Pandemic on Selected Sectors in Tanzania  Innocent Pantaleo Jun-20 Sep-20 TZS 15,000,000 UDSM
8.   CoSS-EC20090 Maximizing the Economic Efficiency Amid Covid 19 Pandemic: Exploiting Ict Potential in Tanzania  Godius Kahyarara May-20 Oct-20 TZS 15,000,000 Department of Economics
9.   CoSS-EC20086 Strategic Health Purchasing Evidence Synthesis Otieno Osoro May 2020-  Oct-20 USD 40,000 DoE
10.   CoSS-EC20068 Effect of Covid-19 on Primary Health Facility Service Delivery in Tanzania: an Analysis of Pandemic Response Otieno Osoro May-20 Jun-20 TZS 15,000,000 UDSM
11.   CoSS-EC20059 Growth and Development Research Project (gdrp) - Ii Kenneth Mdadila Jan-20   TZS 3,321,893,190 DANIDA
Jan-23 (USD 1,457,610)
12.   CoSS-EC20010 Strategic Health Purchasing Progress Mapping Otieno Osoro Sep-19 Sep-20 USD 23,000 Results for Development Institute, Inc
13.   CoSS-EC19101 Mainstreaming Poverty – Environment, Gender and Climate Change Project Wilhelm Michael Oct-19 Jan-20 TZS 87,000,000 UNDP
14.   CoSS-EC19037 Effect Evaluations on Enhancement of Maternal Health and Pediatric Service in the Zanzibar Archipelago, Mnazi Mmoja Hospital Dr. S. Kirama Apr-19 Apr-20 TZS 16,646,890 European Union
Ms. E. Mtenga
15.   CoSS-EC19010 African Economic Research Consortium (aerc) Collaborative Project on “agriculture and Food Policy Analysis for Nutrition Outcomes in Africa" Dr M. Chegere Nov-18 Nov-19 TZS 28,406,250 AERC
Ms M. Kauky (USD 12,500)
16.   CoSS-EC18081 Center for Behavioural Studies (CBS) Remidius Ruhinduka Sep-18 Mar-21 GBP 752,808 DFID
17.   CoSS-EC18077 Impact Evaluation of an urban grid upgrading and rural extension project in three regions of Tanzania  Dr. S. Kirama Oct-18 Oct-19 TZS 124,611,850 DFID and DFAT
Ms Erica Mtenga (USD 55,000)
Dr Severine Kessy  
18.   CoSS-EC18065 Mainstreaming Poverty-Environment-Gender-Climate Change Objectives into LED and SDGs Localisation for sustainable development and poverty eradication in Tanzania Kenneth Mdadila Sep-18 Dec-18 TZS United Nations Development Programme
253,955,880.64
19.   CoSS-EC18064 Youths Economic Empowerment Through Connecting the Dots in the Value Chain Ecosystem Wilhelm Michael Aug-18 Feb-19 TZS United Nations Development Programme
200,306,408
20.   CoSS-EC18024 Ex-Ante assessment on Potential Impact of the GM crops in Tanzania: A case study on Maize and Cassava  Remidius Ruhinduka Feb-17 Dec-19 TZS IFPRI
248,333,271.78
USD
109,713.04
21.   CoSS-EC18023 Country Environmental Analysis for Tanzania (CEA) Remidius Ruhinduka Apr-17 Apr-19 TZS Swedish Embasy Tanzania
517,753,000
USD
230,000
22.   CoSS-EC18025 Youth Employment and Women's Economic Empowerment in Africa: The role of SMEs in the Tourism sectors of Mauritius, Tanzania and Uganda Beatrice Mkenda Nov-17 Nov-19 TZS International Development Research Centre (IDRC) of Canada
433,816,628
23.   CoSS-EC18018 Pro-Poor Economic Growth and Environmentally Sustainable Development / PEI Project Kenneth Mdadila Apr-18 Oct-18 TZS United Nations Development Programme
152,629,519
24.   CoSS-EC15015 Growth and Development Research Project (GDRP) Jehovaness Aikaeli Jun-15 Jun-18 TZS DANIDA
2,863,367,000
NOK
10,000,000
 
25.   CoSS-EC18007 Enviroment for Development Tanzania (efdt) Razack Lokina Feb-18 Feb-21 TZS Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)
139,516,850
USD
61,870
26.   CoSS-EC17035 Skills for employment: scaling up technical and vocational training in Africa Vincent Leyaro Jan-17 Jan-19 TZS International Development Research Centre (IDRC) of Canada
336,630,000
USD
150,000
27.   CoSS-EC15010 Leveraging indigenous knowledge to create jobs for women in rural Tanzania and Rwanda 2015-2017 Jehovaness Aikaeli Jan-15 Jan-17 TZS International Development Research Centre (IDRC) of Canada
528,000,000
28.   CoSS-EC17034 Tobacco control policy analysis and intervention evaluation in China and Tanzania A Kidane Jan-17 Jan-18 TZS Public Healthy Institute
81,400,000
29.   CoSS-EC17013 Could provision of a micro credit induce electricity uptake: evidence from a randomized controlled trial in rural Tanzania Remidius Ruhinduka Sep-17 Sep-18 TZS Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)
131,650,399.79
30.   CoSS-EC16028 Environment for Development (EfD): How Natural Variability Affects Risk Preferences and Cooperation among common pool resource users in Lake Victoria Region Razack Lokina Jan-16 Jan-17 TZS 24,412,104 CIFOR and USAID
USD 10,908