TCDD Workshop Report



Opening Remarks
Introduction to NPMS
CSOs/Govt Partnership
Poverty Assesment
Day One Recap
Research Methodologies
Monitoring Technique
Cross-cutting isssues
S E Database
Role of CSOs in PRSP
Lobbying & Advocacy
Monitoring Strategy
Lesson Learned
Closing Remarks


On behalf of the Tanzania Coalition on Debt and Development (TCDD), member Steering Committee in the TCDD Secretariat would like to take this opportunity to thank all Civil Society organizations and individuals who attended and on one way or another contributed positively towards the success of the Civil Society workshop on Poverty/PRSP Monitoring Skills held at the TEC – Kurasini, Dar es Salaam on 4-6 April 2001.

Special thanks goes to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Vice President’s Office – Poverty Eradication Unit for the financial and technical support we received which highly contributed towards the success of the workshop.

TCDD Secretariat would like also to thank the resource persons for taking the valuable time to and present the papers.

Lastly, TCDD Secretariat thanks the Guest of Honour, Mr. Abubakari Rajab, Permanent Secretary, VPO for his presence during the opening ceremony as well as his Key Note address, which assured CSOs of the government decision to include them in the National Steering Poverty Monitoring Committee and Special Task Forces.

F.M. Signature (2604 bytes) C.M. Signature (2078 bytes)
Rev. Dr. Fidon Mwombeki Christopher Mwakasege
TCDD Chairperson TCDD Secretary

April 2001