Research Cooperation between University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Stockholm University, Department of Computer and Systems Sciences (DSV)

Project managers: Lazar Rusu and Paul Johannesson
PhD student: Edephonce Nfuka
Funding: Sida/SAREC 
Project period: 2007 - 2012

Project description

In this project a research study was focused on how IT governance practices are implemented in Tanzanian public sector organizations (TaPSOs), benchmark their levels of maturity and analyze and identify the critical success factors (CSFs) that contribute to effective IT governance in TaPSOs. Subsequently an analysis was done one on the effects of these CSFs on IT governance performance with the purpose of development and evaluation of a CSFs framework for implementing effective IT governance in TaPSOs. The results of this research cooperation has due to a doctoral thesis and 10 papers published in refereed conference proceedings and journals.