- The capital is Dodoma and the largest city is Dar es Salaam.
- The official languages are French and Swahili
- Area: 365,756 sq mi (approx. 3x the size of the State of Michigan)
- Population approx. 56 million in 2016
- Climate: Tanzania’s climate is tropical with coastal areas being hot and humid, while the northwestern highlands are cool and temperate.
Fun fact: Mt Kilimanjaro is located in Tanzania and at 19,341 feet above sea level, it is the highest mountain in Africa.
Main Research Themes
- Agrifood System Transformation
- Input Use and Market Development
- Policy Research and Capacity Building
- Sustainable Agricultural Intensification
- Training and Capacity Building
- Value Chain Analysis
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Publications and Presentations
Published on September 25, 2018
F. Kwame Yeboah & Thomas S. Jayne, Keynote Address at the Annual Conference of GIZ’s Green Innovation Centers Cotonou, Benin September 25, 2018
Published on August 28, 2018
T.S. Jayne, Milu Muyanga, Kwame Yeboah, Ayala Wineman, Antony Chapoto, Divan Vanderwesthuisen, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, School of Economics and Business, August 28, 2018
Do Different Extension Approaches Affect Smallholder Farmers’ Willingness-to-Pay for New Agricultural Technologies? Experimental Auction Results from Tanzania
Published on August 7, 2018
Stephen N. Morgan, Nicole M. Mason, and Mywish Maredia, Michigan State University, August 7, 2018
Does Sustainable Intensification of Maize Production Enhance Child Nutrition? Evidence from Rural Tanzania
Published on August 6, 2018
Jongwoo Kim, Nicole M. Mason, and Sieglinde Snapp, 2018 Agricultural & Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., August 6, 2018
Published on August 5, 2018
D. van der Westhuizen, T.S. Jayne, F.H. Meyer, Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) – African Section, Washington, DC, August 5, 2018