Category Archives: Community Engagement

Tanzanian Students Lead International Group Up Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro A Classroom To The World The GLOBE Program, GLOBE AFRICA, Colorado’s St. Vrain Valley School District and Discovery Education are proud to partner on a scientific learning expedition to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. From September 23 – October … Continue reading

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Villagers Fight Wildlife Poaching In Northern Tanzania

Arusha Manifesto In Action For Wildlife Conservation ANAPA park warden Neema Mollel said that the initiative to involve local people who are living around the park was introduced a few years ago and has now started bearing fruit. She said … Continue reading

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Tanzania Residents Urged To Keep Bees

Honey Provides Food, Income To Tanzanians Misenyi District Council chairman Wiliam Katunzi, has appealed to agricultural and livestock extension officers in the district to sensitise people on the economic potential of bee keeping. He highlighted that a farmer can pocket … Continue reading

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Aga Khan Development Network to Invest U.S. $1 Billion In Tanzania

THE recent visit by His Highness the Aga Khan has opened up Tanzania to greater investments in the economic and social development of the country. The current Aga Khan, who has been a friend of Tanzania since before independence is … Continue reading

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Tour Operators In Tanzania Declare National Disaster Over Wildlife Poaching

Elephant Herd Decimated Since 2009 A leading Arusha based tourism agency, the Tanzania Association of Tour Operators (TATO) is pushing the government to declare poaching a national disaster.The multi-billion-dollar tourism firms Chairman Willy Chambullo said mid this week in the region … Continue reading

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Women Visit Tanzania For Wildlife, Return To Help People

We Fell In Love With The People Of Tanzania At first, the King George County women went to Tanzania to see the wildlife—and they weren’t disappointed by the amazing array of elephants and wildebeests, zebras and giraffes, ostriches and albatrosses. … Continue reading

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Elephant Gone From Tanzania Within 5-7 Years

Poachers Killing Tanzania’s Tourism Industry For Ivory Poachers are slaughtering Tanzania’s elephants for their ivory at such alarming rates that the population could be completely wiped out in just seven years, conservationists told a conference Friday. The two-day UN-backed conference, … Continue reading

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UNDP Supports Sustainable Agriculture in Tanzania

Agriculture Critical To Sustainable Economy UNDP  Tanzania  in collaboration with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) through the President’s Office, is supporting the establishment of the Agriculture Delivery Division (ADD) within the  President Delivery Bureau (PDB) which, is charged with spearheading transformation of … Continue reading

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Maasai Villagers Win Fight For Information about Land-Grabs and Forced Eviction

Boston Tour Operator Allegedly Took Farm, Water Under Questionable Terms A high-end safari operator must turn over documents and testimony about alleged land-grabbing and violence to the leaders of three Maasai villages in Tanzania, according to an order issued Friday by … Continue reading

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Reforestation, Forest Conservation Can Help Save Wildlife

Habitat. Endangered Species. Hope. Wildlife More Valuable Alive Deforestation is one of the primary threats to endangered species, including the tiger, orangutan, elephant and rhino. Forest conservation and reforestation are two of the integrated solutions that must be employed to … Continue reading

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