Dr. Samwel J. Kabote
Principal College of Social Scienciesand Humanities
- Profession Biography
- Academic qualification
- Research projects
- Community work
- List of publications
- Research Reports
2011 - 2015: PhD Rural Development, Sokoine University of Agriculture: The title of PhD Thesis was Impact of climate variability and change on rain-fed farming system in selected semi-arid areas of Tanzania
2006-2008: MA. Development Studies, University of Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The title of the dissertation was Affirmative Actions and Women’s Access to and Participation in Local Politics in Tanzania, Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects: A Case Study of Misungwi District, Mwanza Region
2005: International Diploma on Business Management, Cambridge International College, Britain
2000-2003: BSc. Environmental Sciences and Management, Sokoine University of Agriculture. The title of the Special Project was Assessment of Socio-economic Impact of the Mindu Dam Management in Morogoro Municipality, Tanzania
2015-2019: Member of the project titled “Integrated Pest Management Innovation Lab Project funded by USAID through a Cooperative Agreement with Virginia Technological and Ohio State University under grant award No. AID-OAA-L-15-00001
2011-2016: A member - Gender and climate change project-financed by the government of Norway through NORAD
2012-2013: Team Leader - International land deals in Tanzania – funding received from Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA) with headquarters in Addis Ababa Ethiopia.
2010-2013: Team Leader - Socio-economic effects of large-scale gold mining on artisanal miners in Tanzania – funding received from Research on Poverty Alleviation (REPOA), Tanzania.
Team Leader: End of Project Evaluation for the Project Titled “Sustainable Livelihood Development of Rural Communities along Mara River Basin” Commissioned by Mogabiri Farm Extension Centre in December 2018 to February 2019
2016-2017: Baseline and impact assessment on East African Vegetable Crops IPM-IL Project in Morogoro and Iringa Regions in Tanzania. Funded by USAID: Team Leader
Participated in policy dialogue in Singida and Simiyu and developed a policy brief: Kabote, S.J., Nombo, C.I., Urassa, J.K., Mangi, H.O., Mattee, A.Z., Mamiro, D.P and Masolwa, L (2016). Achieving effective gender responsive adaptation to climate change in semi-arid environments of Tanzania. EPINAV policy brief N0. 1.
Urassa, J.K., Nombo, C.I., Synneva°g, G., Mamiro, D.P., Kabote, S.J., Mattee, A.Z., Mbwambo, J.S and Masolwa, L (2016). Athari za mabadiliko ya tabia nchi kwa mtizamo wa kijinsia na namna ya kukabiliana nazo: uzoefu kutoka wilaya ya Meatu na Iramba. Extension material published by EPINAV with ISBN 978-9976-9930-2-8
Kabote, S.J and Mangi, H.O (2018). Need for Sustainable Development: Theoretical and Practical Concerns for Sub-Saharan Africa. IGI Global http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2077
Kabote, S. J. (2018). Farmers’ Vulnerability to Climate Change Impacts in Semi-arid Environments in Tanzania: A Gender Perspective. In: Arid Environments and Sustainability. InTechOpen, Rijeka (Edited by Yuksel, Ibrahim) pp: 55-74. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2166.
Gudaga, J. L.; Kabote, S. J.; Tarimo, A. K. P. R.; Mosha, D. B. (2018). Groundwater situation in Tanzania: Experiences from Mbarali district in Mbeya region. in: Development in East Africa Environment and Economy (edited by Jerzy Gilarowski). Mkwawa University College of Education, Iringa. Pp. 263-295. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2458
Nombo, C.I., Kabote, S.J., Mamiro, D.P., Synneva°g, G., Mattee, A.Z., Urassa, J.K and Matata, L. (2015). Adaptation to climate change: changing gender relations in the Meatu and Iramba districts in Tanzania. In: Sustainable Intensification to Advance Food Security and Enhance Climate Resilience in Africa. (Edited by Lal, R., Singh, B.R., Mwaseba, D.L., Kraybill, D., Hansen, D.O and Eik, L.O), Springer International Publishing, Switzerland. pp. 587-599.
Synneva°g, G, Kabote, S.J, Nombo, C.I, Mamiro, D and Mattee, A.Z. (2015). Smallholder adaptation to climate change in semi-arid areas of Tanzania: experiences from Iramba and Meatu districts. In: Sustainable Intensification to Advance Food Security and Enhance Climate Resilience in Africa. (Edited by Lal, R., Singh, B.R., Mwaseba, D.L., Kraybill, D., Hansen, D.O and Eik, L.O), Springer International Publishing, Switzerland. pp. 467-485.
Kabote, S.J., Niboye, E.P and Ringo, J.J. (2014). International land deals and rural poverty reduction in Kisarawe District, Tanzania: in International Land Deals in Eastern and Southern Africa (edited by Paschal B. Mihyo). Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA). Pp. 99-121
Kabote, S. J., Ringo, J J., Urassa, J. K and Allan, T. (2012). Rethinking Poverty and population dynamics in Tanzania (in a review of fifty years of Tanzania’s (Mainland) independence edited by Urassa J. K). Lambert academic publishing, Germany. Pp 59-77.
Niboye E. P and Kabote, S. J. (2012). Issues in Pastoral Production System in the Past Fifty Years of Tanzania’s Independence (in a review of fifty years of Tanzania’s (Mainland) independence edited by Urassa J. K). Lambert academic publishing, Germany. Pp 36-58.
Elimeleck P. Akyoo, Samwel J. Kabote and John Jeckoniah, (2019). Factors Influencing Household Livelihood Outcomes in Kilombero Valley, Tanzania, International Doctoral Research Scholars Journal, JLS Africa. 1(1): 44-57.
Gudaga, J. L.; Kabote, S. J.; Tarimo, A. K. P. R.; Mosha, D. B.; Kashaigili, J. J. (2018). Effectiveness of groundwater governance structures and institutions in Tanzania. Applied Water Science 8(2): 1-14. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2134
Kabote, S.J. and Gudaga, J.L (2018). Groundwater conflicts or disputes? Experience from Mbarali District in Tanzania. Journal of African Studies and Development, 10(5): 51-60. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2580
Gudaga, J. L; Kabote, S. J.; Tarimo, A. K. P. R.; Mosha, D. B.; Kashaigili, J. J. (2018). Groundwater users’ awareness of water institutions in Tanzania: A case study of Mbarali District, Mbeya Region. Journal of African Studies and Development, 10(3) 29-42. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2076
Kabote, S. J. (2018). Influence of women entrepreneurs’ characteristics on personal well-being in Arumeru District in Tanzania African journal of business management, 2018; 12 (11): 316-328. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2339
Kabote, S.J. (2017). Perceived corruption and quality of health services in Mbeya urban district, Mbeya region Tanzania. International Journal of Social Science Research 5(1): 150-164. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2050
John, P and Kabote, S.J. (2017). Land governance and conflict management in Tanzania: institutional capacity and policy-legal framework challenges. American Journal of Rural Development 5(2): 46-54. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2048
Kabote, S.J. (2017). Revisiting Subjective Wellbeing to Stimulate Empirical Research in Sub-Saharan Africa. Social Sciences. Vol. 6, No. 1, 2017, pp. 28-34. doi: 10.11648/j.ss.20170601.15. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2051
Kabote, S.J., and Pius John. (2017). Water Governance in Tanzania: Performance of Governance Structures and Institutions. World Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities. Vol. 3, No. 1, 2017, pp 15-25. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2043
Kabote, S.J; Delphina P. Mamiro; Gry Synnevåg; Justin K. Urassa; Amon Z. Mattee; Jonathan S. Mbwambo; Carolyne I. Nombo; Emanuel E. Chingonikaya and Leah Masolwa. (2017).
Perceived and measured climate variability and change in semi-arid environments in Tanzania: experiences from Iramba and Meatu districts: International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development, 16 (1): 1-24. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2041
Urassa, J.K, C.I Nombo, S. J Kabote, D.P Mamiro, J.S Mbwambo, A.Z. Mattee, L.M Matata, G. Synnevag, G. (2016) The impact of climate change and its variability on crop production in Semi-Arid of Iramba and Meatu Districts, Tanzania. Journal of African Studies in China, Special Issue of the International Conference on African Agriculture, Rural Development and Sino-Africa Cooperation (CAARDSAC). African Development, Vol. 32, Special Issue, 2016. http://www.suaire.suanet.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/2035
Kabote S.J (2015). Land Deals in Tanzania: Processes, Opportunities and Challenges for Development in Kisarawe District. Tengeru Journal of Community Development 2 (1): 159-177.
Mamiro, D.P, Kabote, S.J, Urassa, J.K, Masolwa, L.W, Nombo, C.I, Mattee, A.Z, Synnevåg G, and Mbwambo, J.S. (2014). The Effect of Climate Variability and Change to the Farming Systems in Iramba and Meatu Districts, Tanzania, Journal of Continuing Education and Extension 5 (2): 650-670.
Nombo, C.I., Urassa, J.K., Mbwambo, J.S., Mattee, A.Z., Mamiro, D.P., Kabote, S.J., Matata, L and Synnevåg, G. (2013). A gendered analysis of climate change impacts and adaptations in semi-arid area farming systems of Tanzania. Journal of Continuing Education and Extension 4(1): 212-227.
Niboye, E.P and Kabote, S.J. (2012). Agricultural Transformation and Population Nexus: Some Theoretical and Empirical Lessons for Sub-Saharan Africa. UTAFITI 9(1&2): 111-130.
Kabote, S.J., Mamiro, D., Synnevåg, G., Urassa, J.K., Mattee, A.Z.., Mbwambo, J.S., Nombo, C.I., Masolwa, L.M and Chingonikaya, E.E. (2014). Inter-annual Anomaly and Seasonal Variability of Rainfall and Temperature in Selected Semi-arid Areas of Tanzania. Journal of Continuing Education and Extension 4(2): 295-317.
Kabote, S.J., Mamiro, D.P., Synnevåg, G., Urassa, J.K., Mattee, A.Z., Chingonikaya, E.E., Mbwambo, J.S., Nombo, C.I and Masolwa, L.M. (2014). Rain-fed farming system at a crossroads in semi-arid areas of Tanzania: what roles climate variability and change play? Journal of Environment and Earth Sciences 4(16): 85-101
Kabote, S.J., Elliott P. Niboye and Carolyne I. Nombo. (2014). Performance in Mathematics and Science Subjects: A Gender Analysis for Selected Primary Schools in Rural and Urban Tanzania, International Journal of Gender and Women’s Studies 2 (3): 87-105. http://ijgws.com/journals/ijgws/Vol_2_No_3_September_2014/6.pdf
Kabote, S.J and Niboye, E.P. (2012). Livelihood Diversifications in Artisanal Mining Communities of Tanzania: Trends before and after Privatization of Bulyanhulu Gold Fields. Loyola Journal of Social Sciences 26 (2): 229-249.
Kabote, S.J and Niboye, E.P. (2012). Trends in HIV and AIDS Voluntary Testing in Tanzania: A Case of Njombe Urban, Njombe Region. Research on Humanities and Social Sciences 2(11): 171-177. http://www.iiste.org/Journals/index.php/RHSS/article/view/3804/3853
Kabote, S.J and Niboye, E.P (2011). Gender Equity in Primary Education in Artisanal Mining Communities: Lessons from Kahama District in Rural Tanzania. Loyola Journal of Social Sciences 25 (1): 21-37.
Kabote S.J (2009). Attitudes towards Affirmative Action Policies Implementation in Local Politics in Tanzania: A Case of Misungwi District, Mwanza Region. Journal of African Studies 25: 83-102.
Kabote, S.J (2015). Impact of climate variability and change on rain-fed farming system in selected semi-arid areas of Tanzania. SUA PhD Thesis. 199pp.
Socio-economic effects of large-scale gold mining on artisanal miners in Tanzania – funding received from Research on Poverty Alleviation (REPOA), Tanzania.
Kabote, S.J (2008). Affirmative Actions and Women’s Access to and Participation in Local Politics in Tanzania, Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects: A Case Study of Misungwi District, Mwanza Region, MA Dissertation; University of Dar es Salaam (Unpublished), pp 110.
Kabote, S.J (2003). Assessment of Socio-economic Impact of the Mindu Dam Management in Morogoro Municipality, Tanzania. Bachelor Degree Special Project Report, Sokoine University of Agriculture (Unpublished), pp 70.