Neil Chalmers

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    Monitoring emerging small towns in Tanzania: outline ideas for a ‘proof of concept’ study

    The Tanzania President’s Office on Regional Administration and Local Government (PO-RALG) worries that many Emerging Small Towns (ESTs) in the country are still officially recognised as rural locations. Estimates indicate that there may be as many as 800 ESTs.  The PO-RALG has identified the lack of accurate and timely information on ESTs as a major obstacle to sound...

    20 Sep 2019 | Joachim De Weerdt, Neil Chalmers

  • Project

    Monitoring emerging small towns in Tanzania: A ‘proof of concept’

    Tanzania’s President’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PO-RALG) worries that many Emerging Small Towns (ESTs) in the country are still officially recognised as rural locations. Estimates indicate that there may be as many as 800 ESTs. PO-RALG has identified the lack of accurate and timely information on ESTs as a major obstacle to sound policy...

    20 Feb 2018 | Neil Chalmers, Joachim De Weerdt, Hanne Van Cappellen