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2018 Annual Congress graced by Hon. Dr. Ashatu K. Kijaji (MP), the Deputy Minister for Finance and Planning

Our annual congress was held on the 7th and 8th December 2018 at the Bank of Tanzania in Dar es Salaam with the theme “Industrialization for Inclusive Development in Tanzania”. The congress was officiated by Hon. Deputy Minister for Finance and Planning Dr. Ashatu Kijaji (MP) Watch the Video here

In introducing the Chief Guest, the EST President Prof. Benno Ndulu, highlighted the 3Cs  for industrialization – (Competitiveness, Connectedness and Capabilities) .Watch the Video here


Youth View on the theme was shared by Innocent John
from University of Dar es Salaam

The vote of thanks was given by Dr. Tausi Kida, the Vice President of EST. To enrich the discussions, historical trends in Tanzania were shared by Prof. Wangwe, global trends by Prof. Finn Tarp of UNU-WIDER and experience from Vietnam was shared by Dr. Le Dang Doanh. Parallel session covered issues on one hand Financing Industrialization and the other on Common External Tariffs (CET).
See Presentations here


Chief Guest, Speakers, Discussants, Governing Council and Volunteers

We appreciate the great support from Bank of Tanzania, UNU-WIDER and the International Growth Center (IGC – Tanzania).

All photos for the Annual Congress 2018 can be accessed below
EST Annual Congress 2018 Photos

Blandina Kilama
CEO, Economic Society of Tanzania (EST)

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