WARD TRIBUNAL TRAINING IN IRINGA AND CHEMBA

From 17th to 21st September 2018, Tanzania Natural Resource Forum (TNRF) through Land Governance and Accountability Project supported by Welthaus Graz and DKA Austria, conducted training for members of Village Land Councils and Ward Tribunals in Iringa Rural and Chemba Districts. The training was conducted in collaboration with District officials from Land and Legal departments of the respective District. The training also brought on board Ward Executive Officers (WEO), Village Executive Officers (VEO), members of farmers and pastoralists Loose coalition, Land Rights Monitors (LRMs) and UMAKWA (a community Based Organization in Kwamtoro) representatives.

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PARTICIPATORY RANGELANDS MANAGEMENT PROJECT (PRM) TECHNICAL VISIT TO OLENGAPA CLUSTER IN KITETO DISTRICT, MANYARA REGION

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TNRF Visit Olengapa at Kiteto DC
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Dates: 23rd September - 2nd October 2018

Tanzania Natural Resource Forum (TNRF) in collaboration with Resource Conflict Institute (RECONCILE), International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Veterinaries San Frontiers (VSF), SOS SAHEL and Coalition of European Lobby on Pastoralism in East Africa (CELEP) are implementing Participatory Rangelands Management Project; a four-year project funded by European Union (EU) through International Land Coalition (ILC). This is a cross border project in Tanzania and Kenya where TNRF is the implementer of the project in Tanzania while RECONCILE pilots the project in Baringo County, Kenya.

The overall objective of the project is to improve the livelihood and nutrition status of pastoralist communities in East Africa by improving the management of rangelands for optimal utilization. Thus, the project work towards attaining security and better use of rangelands and expand the role of women in selected pastoral communities in Kenya and Tanzania.

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SOCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY MONITORING TRAINING - IRINGA

Tanzania Natural Resource Forum (TNRF) through ArdhiYetuProject (AYP II)conducted Social Accountability Monitoring (SAM) training to Land Right Monitors (LRMs), Local Authority Leaders including the Village Chairpersons, Village Executive Officers (VEOs) and District Land Officer. The training started   from Monday 10th to Thursday 13th September, 2018 at Lutheran Conference Centre in Iringa.

The villages involved during the training were; Itunundu, Isele and Mboliboli, all from Iringa District Council. The training aimed at capacitating communities with necessary knowledge and skills so as to be able to understand their role in managing public resources, for instance requesting information and questioning their leaders and public servants on the use of public resources with regards to efficiency and effectiveness.

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NES TANZANIA LAUNCHED ITS NATIONAL STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING

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NES TANZANIA LAUNCHED ITS NATIONAL STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING
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The Steering Committee meeting for National Engagement Strategy (NES - Tanzania) was held at TNRF on 12th September 2018. The steering committee attended by PINGO’s Forum, Ujamaa Community Resources Forum (UCRT), Tanzania Land Alliances (TALA), Maliasili Initiatives, PAICODEO, International "Livestock Research Institute (ILRI,) CARE, HAKI Madini, and Tanzania Natural Resources Forum.

NES are multi-stakeholder processes set in motion by the International Land Coalition (ILC) to promote people-centered land governance in various countries. NES processes and their platforms are led by national actors and include ILC members and non-members. The overall aim is to influence the formulation and implementation of land-related policies and legal frameworks using the ILC’s 10 commitments to people‑centered land governance as their compass, and promote the use of instruments such as the Voluntary Guidelines for Land Tenure (VGGTs) and the Framework and Guidelines on Land Policy in Africa.

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