Towards Enhanced Sustainability of Strategic Research and Innovation Systems for Inclusive Development in Tanzania

At a glance:

Partner:

University of Dar es Salaam

When?

2015 to 2020

Where?

Tanzania

Bilateral programme

Towards Enhanced Sustainability of Strategic Research and Innovation Systems for Inclusive Development

The programme is divided into sub-programmes that will work towards enhanced sustainability. The specific sub-programme that UDSM has partnered with SPIDER/DSV on, is Strengthening Research Management at the University of Dar es Salaam. This is done in partnership with the UDSM’s Directorate of Research.

Programme

Managing research needs at UDSM requires a spectrum of activities that are involved in the initiation, implementation and coordination of research. Effective research management will contribute to the provision of inclusive and competitive research environment within and beyond UDSM.

Activities

UDSM In collaboration with SPIDER and DSV will employ the use of Digital platforms to enhance the participation of academic staff members and students in:

  • Strengthening efficiency on resarch management
  • Increasing the research capacity and quality of outputs
  • Increasing the dissemination of research results to end-users, and
  • Strengthening research networks and collaboration with key stakeholders

 

Partner name

UDSM was established as an institution of higher learning in 1961. In 1970 it was established as a University and is the oldest and biggest public university in Tanzania.

www.udsm.ac.tz