• We are a Tanzanian NGO working to empower rural communities in Tanzania through community-based development projects.

    We are a Tanzanian NGO working to empower rural communities in Tanzania through community-based development projects.

  • Our mission is better lives through empowered communities, gender equity, support for youth and environmental conservation.

    Our mission is better lives through empowered communities, gender equity, support for youth and environmental conservation.

  • Our vision is a poverty-free, equitable and environmentally sustainable society.

    Our vision is a poverty-free, equitable and environmentally sustainable society.

  • Our activities are related to agriculture, water supply, renewable energy, health, education, environmental conservation and gender and youth inclusion.

    Our activities are related to agriculture, water supply, renewable energy, health, education, environmental conservation and gender and youth inclusion.

Our Story

We are a Tanzanian non-governmental organization (NGO) based in Babati, Manyara and founded in May 1992 with registration number 1750.

For over a quarter of a century, we have been collaborating with local communities in Kilimanjaro, Manyara, Tanga and Arusha regions to alleviate extreme poverty by:

  • Empowering women and youth;
  • Improving crop production and livestock systems;
  • Promoting renewable energy;
  • Protecting and distributing village water supplies;
  • Supporting environmental conservation.

Our Projects

Agriculture

We work closely with farmer groups from various villages in order to build their capacity on modern agricultural practices and, in turn, improve their livelihood situation.

Education

We are dedicated to ensure that all children can attend school by supporting those in difficult conditions and by continually improving school facilities.

Renewable Energy

We promote the use of renewable energy in our projects through the construction of biogas system and the training of rural communities on biogas and bioslurry.

Water Supply

We are devoted to improve the accessibility and availability of safe and clean water for rural communities through the construction of water wells.

Environmental Conservation

We emphasize on the importance of environmental conservation by taking it into account throughout our projects and by developing reforestation initiatives in rural areas.

Gender Inclusion

We are committed to include gender equality into all of our initiatives and to address gender issues throughout our various projects.

Health

We are devoted to improve women’s and children’s health through awareness campaigns and the training of community health workers in rural areas.

Latest Stories

Why Gender Equality?

Introducing a new Gender Equality Policy

When Water Meets Education

New water supply project in Haitemba, Duru

The Sunflower Dream

Building the capacity and increasing the income of farmers with sunflowers

Using the Sun to Provide Water

A water system powered by solar energy in Yarotonik, Duru