“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
The first dry season during which the Igunga Eco-Village project started to take shape has come and gone. Staff from Igunga District Council, Heifer Tanzania and from the 3R consortium (including Aqua for All, Acacia Water, MetaMeta and Rain Foundation) extensively visited the nine target villages. In the nine villages the Village Development Councils were
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