Project staff,Vincent Mallya and Goodluck Estomih presenting at the RCC meeting The Igunga Eco-Village project has participated at the Tabora Regional Consultative Committee (RCC) meeting and reached out to over 120 key Officials for Tabora region with the knowledge on Climate change adaptation technologies. The meeting chaired by the Regional Commissioner for Tabora Region, Hon.
Parliamentarians together with Heifer International Tanzania’s staff Tanzanian Parliamentary Committee on Industry, Trade and Environment has commended the Igunga Eco-Village project efforts in environmental conservation at Igunga District of Tanzania. The praises were given at the project forum with this Parliamentary Committee on Saturday 28th October 2017 in Dodoma Region where a total of 13
Hon. Aggrey Mwanri and the Tabora Region officials observing a tree planted by the Village Natural Resource Management Committee at Mwang’haranga village “The Igunga Eco-Village project is so unique and I am commending it for the remarkable efforts in fighting against drought in Igunga District. This project is doing a great job in providing the
The Igunga Eco-Village project in collaboration with the Igunga District Council has joined other stakeholders in commemorating the Farmers Day (Nane nane) in Tabora region. The farmers Day exhibition started from August 1st to August 8th, 2017 whereby the project activities were displayed at the Igunga District Council’s pavilion. The project used this avenue to
The Igunga Eco-Village project is enabling the residents of Tanzania to learn on some climate smart technologies implemented by the project in Igunga District through participation at the Farmers’ Day exhibition marked at Tabora region (August 1- August 8, 2017). The exhibition was officially opened by the Regional Commissioner for Tabora region, Hon Aggrey Mwanri
“I am among the greatest farmers in Mwanzugi village. I started with one cattle only but I am now a competent fish farmer. My life has really changed into a success and I have become a role model for Mwanzugi village. I currently receive various visitors that come to learn from my successful projects of
“My engagement and commitment in ensuring Natural Resource Management activities are well observed by people in my village has made me successful. My desire is to see the whole land of Makomero village turns into green and fertile.” Mathias Luhende says. Mathias Luhende is a man living at Makomero village of Igunga district. He
Hon. John Mwaipopo in his office The District Commissioner for Igunga District located in Tabora region, Tanzania, Hon. John Mwaipopo has joined hands the Igunga Eco-village efforts in fighting against drought at Igunga district through championing the tree planting campaign in the district. The project is implemented in 9 villages located at Igunga and Mbutu
While the Ecovillage project is going on now for more than a year, new groups are formed and engaged to be part of it. From 6 till 10 June, 82 farmers were trained to be a facilitator of their farmer field school groups. To create ownership with these groups, they are assisted with practical tools.
The Igunga eco-village project has been up and running for almost a year now. The official launch took place on 22 March 2016. A large number of guests had travelled to Igunga on the morning of the 22nd. The minister for Agriculture, hon. Mwigulu Nchemba was represented by the new Regional Commissioner, Commissioner in Tabora