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Ujamaa


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A Swahili term for brotherhood, it describes the cooperative village units set up in Tanzania following the Arusha declaration. As a result, the number of Ujamaas increased from 180 (comprising 58,000 people) in 1968 to around 7,000 (comprising over twelve million people) ten years later.

Subjects: African Studies.


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