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Faith and Development in Focus: Tanzania

Religious forces have shaped nearly every aspect of Tanzanian society over the past centuries, spanning the precolonial era to the present. Today, the vast majority of Tanzanians identify as Christian or Muslim and, when asked, respond that religion plays a very important role in their life. This report provides an overview of Tanzania’s religious landscape in relation to major development issues.


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Faith and Education in Bangladesh

This article, published in the International Journal of Educational Development, explores the relationship between faith and education in Bangladesh with a focus on current challenges facing…

Faith and Development in Focus: Nigeria

Faith and Development in Focus: Nigeria

Nigeria’s vibrant and dynamic religious landscape plays many roles in the nation’s life and development. It is also a factor, albeit a complex one, in conflicts and violence that many see as linked to…