Union Division

Objective

To coordinate Union Matters and link the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania and the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar for Non-Union Matters.

Functions

  • To analyse and advise on policies related to Union;
  • Develop and implement strategies that will strengthen the Union.
  • To provide technical advice on Union matters; and
  • To coordinate, monitor and evaluate the implementation of directives on Union matters.

This Division will be led by a Director and will comprise three (3) Sections as follows:-

  • Social and Political Matters Section; and
  • Economic and Financial Matters Section; and
  • Zanzibar Office.

Social and Political Matters Section

This Section will perform the following activities:-

  • Coordinate meetings between the Government of the Republic of Tanzania and the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar on challenges facing the Union;
  • Provide technical advice on social and political matters related to the Union;
  • Coordinate preparation of materials for public awareness on issues related to the Union social and political matters;
  • Provide inputs for preparation of Annual Status Report on the implementation of Union Matters; and
  • Conduct research related to social and political issues on Union Matters.

This Section will be led by an Assistant Director

 Economic and Financial Matters Section

This Section will perform the following activities:-

  • Analyse and advise on economic and financial policies related to Union matters;
  • Coordinate preparation of Annual Status Report on the implementation of Union Matters;
  • Monitor and evaluate the implementation of Union Strategies, projects and programmes;
  • Conduct research related to economic and financial issues on Union Matters;
  • Provide inputs for public awareness on issues related to economic and financial matters; and
  • Monitor and evaluate the implementation of directives on Union Matters.

This Section will be led by an Assistant Director.

Zanzibar Office

Objective

To provide services to the Vice President and to the general public in Zanzibar

The Office will perform the following activities:-

  1. Liaise with Head Office in coordination of Union Matters;
  2. Act as a linkage on non Union issues with the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar.
  • Coordinate Human Resources and administrative matters;
  1. Oversee estate management and coordinate day to day activities; and
  2. Manage financial resources and undertake procurement activities.

The Zanzibar Office will be led by an Assistant Director.