• RESEARCH MANAGER

    VACANCY: RESEARCH MANAGER – 8 MONTH ASSIGNMENT WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) Tanzania – the International Conservation Organization in alliance with TRAFFIC  – the international wildlife trade monitoring network – is seeking an experienced researcher to lead activities under TRAFFIC’s Reducing Trade Threats to Africa’s Wild Species and Ecosystems – ReTTA. Major functions: Under […]

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  • Tanzania wood markets study published

    An assessment of Tanzania’s wood product markets commissioned by FDT has been completed by UNIQUE forestry and land use GmbH, an international forestry consultancy firm.  The comprehensive report assesses the current and future projections in wood supply and demand, and the state of individual wood markets and value chains.  It highlights the scale of the opportunity in Tanzania, which is significant, before […]

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  • TREE PLANTING TO COMMEMORATE 100 YEARS OF FINLAND INDEPENDENCE

    The Government of Finland is commemorating its 100 years of independence this year, 2017. The Embassy has held some events in Tanzania that represent the Government of Finland contribution in Tanzania and areas, which Finland supports as part of its foreign development policy. This tree-planting event commemorates 100 years of Independence of Finland but also […]

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  • 100 YEARS OF FINLAND INDEPENDENCE

    PRESS RELEASE Embargo 20th October 2017 100 YEARS OF FINLAND INDEPENDENCE On 20th October 2017, Government of Finland is celebrating 100 years of independence. The Embassy of Finland in Tanzania will commemorate this event by promoting tree planting in Tanzania, and  Ambassador  Pekka Hukka will officiate this event by planting a tree in his residence […]

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  • New technology improves timber trade control, monitoring

    NEW technology has been developed to improve timber trade control and monitoring at checkpoints. The computerised system has so far been running under trial at Kibiti, Vikindu, Ikwiriri, Nangurukuru and Nyangao checkpoints. The technology eases data capturing, storing and sharing among actors within the Tanzania Forest Service Agency (TFS). According to the Traffic, which designed […]

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  • Press Release for the MMC Learning event

    Today, the Mama Misitu Campaign (MMC) together with its partners have organised a learning event at the National College of Tourism, in Dar es salaam. The campaign is coordinated by Tanzania Natural Resource Forum with the financial support from Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland. Mama Misitu Campaign is a communications initiative aiming at improving […]

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  • Why charcoal trade must be checked

    Morogoro. Energy sources in developing countries remains a major issues as a big percentageof the population continues to depend on firewood and charcoal for their fuels needs. According to the 2009 World Bank report,Dar es salaam alone uses approximately 500,000 tonnes of charcoal annually.This amount is estimated to surge in th comming years.Over 90 per […]

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  • Tulirithi tuwarithishe watoto wetu

    Na Sarah Pelaji HAYA njoni  tusemezane mazingira   mali   yetu,    uhai wetu na  fahari yetu. Tulirithituwarithishe. Tulipewa bure tuwape bure. Kwa     maneno      hayo     tangulizi sichelei  kuikumbusha  jamii  maneno ya Mwenyezi Mungu alipoumba ulimwengu “  Tazama Mungu Aliumba mbingu  na  nchi  …..kia alichokiumba tazama ni chema …. Bwana Mungu akamtwaa huyo mtu akamweka katika bustani ya Edeni […]

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  • Uboreshaji sera uchochee uhifadhi na ulinzi wa misitu

    Mashaka Mgeta SERIKALI  ipo  katika  mchakato wa kuiboresha  sera ya misitu  ya mwaka 1998, hali itakayosaba- bisha    marekebisho   ya   Sheria ya Misitu  namba  12 ya mwaka 2012. Afisa Misitu  Mwandamizi   ka- tika  idara  ya  misitu   na  nyuki ya Wizara ya Maliasili na Utalii, Emanuel Msofe, anasema hayo wakati akizungumza katika war- sha ya wahariri na waandishi […]

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