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FCDO ODA allocations for 2021/22 were announced on 21 April 2021. Changes to individual programmes are underway. The information on this website may not reflect the latest allocated budgets for this year. This information will be updated in due course.

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The Tanzanian economy has grown at around 7% per year for the last 15 years. But 25 million Tanzanians still live on less than $1.90 a day 800,000 young Tanzanians enter the job market every year with few job opportunities. While most children go to school and the quality of education is improving, education outcomes in Tanzania remain very poor: only 7% of students reach the international benchmark in reading * Results less than 1 million are rounded to the nearest thousand. Results over 1 million are rounded to the nearest hundred thousand. fluency and 8% reach the benchmark for addition and subtraction skills. With the UK as the largest provider of Foreign Direct Investment in Tanzania, our work to strengthen the economy will create further investment opportunities for British business. At the same time, a stronger economy will help to manage the stability, migration and security risks associated with a large, young and disillusioned population.

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Children supported to gain a decent education.

2015 - 2020, Source


Women and girls using modern methods of family planning through DFID support.

2015 - 2020, Source


People reached with humanitarian assistance (food aid, cash and voucher transfers) through DFID support.

2015 - 2020, Source


Children under 5, women (of childbearing age) and adolescent girls reached by DFID through nutrition-related interventions.

2015 - 2020, Source


People with sustainable access to clean water and/or sanitation through DFID support.

2015 - 2020, Source


Sectors groups as a percentage of country budgets according to the Development Assistance Committee's classifications.

Budget More information about project status

Project budget total by year approved at the project level to date.



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Please note that although budgets are generally split by year, some departments publish budgets that span multiple years. These are represented in the first year of their allocation. Cross-government allocations such as Prosperity Fund and Conflict, Stability and Security Fund are known to duplicate budgets published by other departments, as well as using multi-year budgets.
Implementing Partners
Partner(s) Active Projects
Coffey International Development 5
DAI Europe 7
Crown Agents Limited 4
European Commission - Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development 3
TechnoServe 2
Oxford Policy Management 9
Nathan Associates 2
IMC Worldwide 6
World Food Programme (WFP) 4
Overseas Development Institute 2
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) 6
Palladium International Ltd (UK) 8
Ecorys 4
WaterAid 2
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) 14
AgDevCo 2
ICF Consulting Services Ltd 2
Twaweza 2
World Health Organization (WHO) 3
International Organization for Migration (IOM) 2
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) 2
Norwegian Refugee Council 2
International Rescue Committee (UK) 2
Danish Refugee Council 3
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 4
Integrity Research and Consultancy Ltd 2
Triple Line 2
BBC Media Action 2
Mott MacDonald Limited 2
Farm Africa 2
British Council 3
Marie Stopes International 2
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 3
British Council 1

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