Policy Forum is a network of NGOs incorporated as a non-profit company under the Companies Act of 2002. Our growing membership currently includes over 100 non-governmental organizations registered in Tanzania. We are drawn together by our specific interest in influencing policy processes to enhance poverty reduction, equity and democratization.We strive to increase informed civil society...

Sharing the Tanzanian experience in budget advocacy: Policy Forum contributes to enhancing the capacity of South Sudan CSOs


As part of Policy Forum’s desire to learn from others and share its experiences through collaborative links with like-minded international institutions, the organisation participated in a workshop organized by Justice Africa in Juba, South Sudan to provide technical assistance to its local CSOs.

Analysing the draft National Petroleum Policy of Tanzania: CSO Extractive Industry Working Group Position


In April 2014, the Ministry of Energy and Minerals issued a second draft National Petroleum Policy of Tanzania. As natural resources stakeholders, we, the undersigned, appreciate the opportunity tocomment on the draft with the aim of providing inputs for improvement of the draft with national interests at the fore.

We, COMMEND the government for its efforts and determination to manage the resource effectively and strategically for public good;