Women entrepreneurship in Tanzania

Dina Nziku, Veland Ramadani, Léo-Paul Dana, Marina Dabic

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This chapter provides insights into women entrepreneurship in the United Republic of Tanzania (URT). Authors provide an introduction and background of women entrepreneurship in Tanzania with the historical overview of socio-political and economic development as well as the general entrepreneurial ecosystem. Government initiatives and policies for promoting women entrepreneurship within the country have been discussed together with some highlights of Tanzanian women entrepreneurship towards the future.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWomen Entrepreneurs in Sub-Saharan Africa
Subtitle of host publicationHistorical Framework, Ecosystem, and Future Perspectives for the Region
EditorsMarina Dabić, Léo-Paul Dana, Dina Modestus Nziku, Veland Ramadani
Place of PublicationCham
PublisherSpringer International Publishing AG
ISBN (Print)9783030989651
Publication statusPublished - 12 Jun 2022

Publication series

NameContributions to Management Science
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
ISSN (Print)1431-1941
ISSN (Electronic)2197-716X


  • women entrepreneurship
  • socio-political
  • economic development
  • entrepreneurial ecosystem
  • government initiatives
  • future perspectives
  • Tanzania


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