water access

Household access to improved water and sanitation by region

The charts below show access to improved water and sanitation in different parts of Tanzania, using data from the 2012 Census. The first shows household access to improved sources of drinking water by region, the second does the same for improved sanitation. You can choose whether to include just mainland, just Zanzibar, or all regions. Below[…]

mgomo baridi

“Mgomo Baridi” – How much time do teachers actually spend teaching?

Teachers in Tanzania are often said to be on a “cold strike”- mgomo baridi. Not officially on strike, but seriously demotivated and not putting in anything like the amount of effort that the government expects of them. Some may be absent from their schools, others at school but not in the classroom. This is often cited as[…]