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IMASE Research Publication - The current situation of professional Muslim women in Tanzania

This paper attempts to explain the current situation of professional Muslim women in Tanzania. It will focus on the situation faced by Muslim women in pursuing their careers. This paper will also attempt to propose appropriate solutions to these problems. The study is based in Dar es Salaam and it will focus on the professionals in the city. Dar es Salaam is the biggest city in Tanzania and most professionals prefer to work in Dar es Salaam. The duration of this study is six months and it focuses on the discrimination of professional Muslim women. The target groups are young professional Muslim women and non Muslim women who developed their careers in the years 1999 to 2003. The techniques that used for this study were; interviews, documentary analysis and observations. The interview guide comprised of open-ended questions whilst the data analysis was carried out through content analysis method. The findings will be presented to the International Muslim Association of Scientists and Engineers (IMASE).

by Ms. Idda Romore

 

This paper attempts to explain the current situation of professional Muslim women in Tanzania. It will focus on the situation faced by Muslim women in pursuing their careers. This paper will also attempt to propose appropriate solutions to these problems. The study is based in Dar es Salaam and it will focus on the professionals in the city. Dar es Salaam is the biggest city in Tanzania and most professionals prefer to work in Dar es Salaam. The duration of this study is six months and it focuses on the discrimination of professional Muslim women. The target groups are young professional Muslim women and non Muslim women who developed their careers in the years 1999 to 2003. The techniques that used for this study were; interviews, documentary analysis and observations. The interview guide comprised of open-ended questions whilst the data analysis was carried out through content analysis method. The findings will be presented to the International Muslim Association of Scientists and Engineers (IMASE).

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