CHAPTER 139
INSTITUTE OF ADULT EDUCATION ACT

[PRINCIPAL LEGISLATION]

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   Section

Title

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS

   1.   Short title.

   2.   Interpretation.

PART II
THE INSTITUTE OF ADULT EDUCATION

   3.   Establishment of Institute.

   4.   Objects and functions of Institute.

PART III
ADMINISTRATION

   5.   Council.

   6.   Powers and duties of Council.

   7.   Decrees.

   8.   Council may establish boards and committees.

PART IV
THE STAFF OF THE INSTITUTE

   9.   Director.

   10.   Appointment of staff.

PART V
FINANCIAL PROVISIONS

   11.   Funds of Institute.

   12.   Power to borrow.

   13.   Annual and supplementary budget.

   14.   Investment.

   15.   Accounts and audit.

   16.   Director's report.

   17.   Annual statement of accounts and report to be laid before National Assembly.

PART VI
MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

   18.   Regulations.

   19.   Fees and allowances.

   20.   Minister may give directions.

   21.   Liability of members of Council.

   22.   Amendment of Schedule.

SCHEDULE

CHAPTER 139
THE INSTITUTE OF ADULT EDUCATION ACT

An Act to establish the Institute of Adult Education.

[31st March, 1989]

Acts Nos.
12 of 1975
1 of 1981
11 of 1988
13 of 1988

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS (ss 1-2)

1.   Short title Acts Nos. 12 of 1975; 1 of 1981 Sch. 11; 13 of 1988">

   This Act may be cited as the Institute of Adult Education Act.

2.   Interpretation

   In this Act, unless the context requires otherwise–

   "Council" means the Council of the Institute established by section 5;

   "decree" means a decree promulgated by the Council under section 7;

   "Director" means a Director of the Institute appointed by the President under section 9;

   "financial year" in relation to the Institute includes the Institute's first accounting period, whether shorter or longer than a year and if the Institute changes its accounting period, the period, whether shorter or longer than a year, employed to give effect to the change;

   "Institute" means the Institute of Adult Education established by section 3;

   "member" in relation to the Council, a board or committee of the Council, means a member of the Council, board or committee and includes its chairman;

   "Minister" means the Minister for the time being responsible for education.

PART II
THE INSTITUTE OF ADULT EDUCATION (ss 3-4)

3.   Establishment of Institute

   (1) There is hereby established an institute which shall be known as the Institute of Adult Education.

   (2) The Institute shall be a body corporate and shall–

   (a)   have perpetual succession and a common seal;

   (b)   in its corporate name, be capable of suing and being sued;

   (c)   be capable of purchasing and otherwise acquiring and of alienating any movable or immovable property; and

   (d)   subject to the provisions of this Act, have power from time to time to borrow such sums of money as it may require for its purposes.

4.   Objects and functions of Institute

   The objects and functions of the Institute shall be–

   (a)   to formulate and execute programmes for the training of teachers and administrators of adult education;

   (b)   to assume responsibility for adult education within the United Republic and to make provision for places and centres of learning, training and research, in matters pertaining to adult education;

   (c)   to co-operate with the Government of the United Republic and the people of Tanzania, in the planned and orderly development of adult education in the United Republic;

   (d)   to promote and engage in research into the operational and organisational aspects of adult education and to evaluate and make available to the Government and other public authorities in the United Republic, its findings on any such research;

   (e)   to disseminate information on findings of research pertaining to adult education carried out by other institutions or organisations in Tanzania or elsewhere;

   (f)   to engage in the production and standardisation of books and other study materials for adult education and to disseminate information on new methods and developments in the promotion of adult education;

   (g)   to render advice and assistance to the Government, public and other organisations and persons engaged in adult education, in curriculum development and preparation of syllabi or programmes for adult education;

   (h)   to provide consultancy services and to render assistance to workers or employers or organisations which are representative of workers or employers, in the planned and orderly development of worker's education in the United Republic;

   (i)   to co-operate with public authorities and other organisations in the provision of library facilities for adults in rural as well as urban areas;

   (j)   to stimulate and promote mass education and the development of mass media resources, including cinematography, photography, radio and newspapers for adult education purposes and to co-operate with the Government, institutions and organisations in Tanzania, in the production and distribution of magazines, newspapers and other similar publications;

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