Faida MaLi is a non-profit organisation with the mission to empower women and men in rural Tanzania to access markets through capacity building of community based organizations and the implementation of the market linkage methodology in order to increase income and create employment opportunities in rural areas. ... [according to site site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Village Enterprise Fund is a US-based NGO that works primarily with subsistence farmers in remote, rural areas of Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. It provides business training, funding, and mentoring to help them create and sustain income-generating small businesses. Business training empowers a group of five people to operate a business. Topics include: sales, marketing, recordkeeping, group dynamics and decision making, saving, and re-investing profits for growth. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Land Rights Research & Resources Institute, a NGO, was established out of the need to generate and sustain a public debate and participation, particularly where it matters in villages on issues of land tenure. Its objective is to advance, promote and research into land rights of small peasants and pastoralists with a view to provide information and knowledge so as to facilitate equitable and socially just access to, and control over land for production of food and other basic needs. ... [according to site editor's information]
PELUM-Tanzania (PTz) is a network of Civil Society Organizations (NGOs) who are working with Small holder farmers and livestock keepers on sustainable development in rural areas of Tanzania. Its missions are to promote sustaiable ecological land use management and to support the organsational and institutional development of member organisations. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
MAEF works to identify, support and scale-up rural enterprises that contribute to a functioning market that smallholders can engage with, thereby lifting themselves out of poverty. MAEF builds upon the successes of and lessons learned from its predecessor, the Maendeleo Agricultural Technology Fund (MATF), which provided small-scale farmers in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda with better access to improved agricultural technologies. ... [according to site editor's information]
MVIWATA is a network of small-scale farmers. Its mission is
* to build the lobbying and advocacy capacity of small-scale farmers.
* Economic empowerment: To enable small scale farmers become economically empowered through initiatives such as savings and credit, market linkages and development of entrepreneurship skills
* Strengthening the farmers’ groups and network for the purpose of self-organising
* Building the knowledge of farmers on cross cutting issues. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ATE formerly known as the Federation of Tanganyika Employers (FTE) is Tanzania’s apex Employers’ Organisation. One of ATE's core functions is to represent employers' interests in the formulation and implementation of national policies and legislation on labour relations. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Kivulini is a NGO in Mwanza with the mission to facilitate the creation of social, economic and legal environments within society that guarantee women and girls' right to live in violence free communities through self-empowerment, advocacy, and an active social movement for change.
In Swahili, Kivulini means “in the shade”; Kivulini implies a place of safety, perhaps under a tree, where people meet for discussions and offer support to one another. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
TAYOA is an alliance of partners through programs designed to serve youth in urban and rural areas. As a NGO, TAYOA is implementing its activities through Information Communication Technology (ICT) to address social challenges on health, environment protection, art, and governance. Furthermore, TAYOA operates national AIDS Helpline services. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]