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Exploring challenges and problems in Mwenge Coca-Cola and Bunju B markets in Dar es Salaam City

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posted on 2024-04-12, 09:24 authored by Brenda LwakatareBrenda Lwakatare

The dataset presents the challenges and problems voiced by the participants in Mwenge Coca-Cola and Bunju B markets and stakeholders. The research utilized qualitative methods like interviews and observations. The analysis of data was carried out using Microsoft Excel and Atlas.ti, ensuring accurate and organized results. A qualitative case study method with a descriptive cross-sectional design. The study utilised purposive and snowball sampling methods to collect data from 50 street vendors at Mwenge Coca-Cola and Bunju B markets in Kinondoni Municipality, as well as seven key government and non-government informants. The study findings showed that the challenges and problems of street vending included a lack of access to credit and financial services from relevant institutions, a lack of unity and cooperation among vendors, environmental adversities, and political discord between stakeholders.

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MasterCard Scholars Program

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Department/Unit

Anthropology, Archaeology and Development Studies

Sustainable Development Goals

  • 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • 1 No Poverty
  • 11 Sustainable Cities and Communities