Policy Forum is incorporated as a non-profit company under the Companies Act of 2002. The Policy Forum (PF) is a network of 76 Tanzanian civil society organisations established in 2003 and drawn together by their specific interest in augmenting the voice of ordinary citizens to influence policy processes that help in poverty reduction, equity and democratization with a specific focus on public...

Policy Forum publishes Citizens' Budget


Policy Forum has released a simplified version of the national budget for the financial year 2010/11 as part of its objective towards encouraging active citizens’ voice through the popularisation of government documents.  Policy Forum believes and making budgetary information more accessible to the public through simplification encourages public interest and participation in decisions on how their money is acquired and spent.

PRESS STATEMENT: Initial inputs of civil society organizations to the MKUKUTA review process and study findings


We, representatives of 55 Tanzanian civil society organizations and networks met in Dar es Salaam on the 18th- 19th of January 2010 under the coordination of Policy Forum, itself a network of over 90 civil society organizations to deliberate on the MKUKUTA implementation reports and the MKUKUTA review studies to be used for the drafting of MKUKUTA II.

Report on CSOs' National Consultation Meeting on MKUKUTA Assessment FindIngs


55 representatives of Civil Society Organisations attended a national consultative meeting in Dar es Salaam from the 18th to 19th of January, 2010 to discuss the MKUKUTA review studies results that will be used to inform on the next drafting of MKUKUTA II.