To be a progressive and forward-looking national node in East African Region promoting actions against climate change and strategies for a low-carbon development.


To provide access to scientific research on climate change and to motivate and empower Tanzanian population taking informed, self- initiative action. Actions that will mitigate climate change and help to adapt to its impacts, promote low-carbon development and preserve the environment.


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Unsustainable Charcoal production

March 17th, 2017|0 Comments

While different stakeholders are striving to ensure sustainable climate resilience pathways are operationalized, the situation is different in the sustainability of forests due to higher demand of energy and livelihood earning. The rate of converting wood into charcoal has been observed to be among the fast growing activity with insignificant controlling efforts and mechanisms from authorities and local communities. […]

Simplified Version of The Agriculture Climate Resilience Plan (2014-2019)

March 11th, 2017|0 Comments

On 9th and 10th February 2017, Climate Action Network Tanzania (CAN-Tanzania) organized a training workshop on the development of a simplified version of the Agriculture Climate Resilience Plan (ACRP 2014-2019) which was hosted at Mbezi Garden Hotel in Dar es Salaam. […]

Implementation of Low Carbon Development Activities

February 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Agriculture is a dominant sector of the Tanzanian economy, generating 25% of GDP, 24% of exports, and is the mainstay of 75 – 80% of livelihoods in the country including the majority of the poor. As far as the impacts of climate change are continuing persistent and in the future, the situation for stakeholders on the agriculture sector particularly small holder farmers are likely to worsen due to low level of awareness and adaptive capacities, high exposure of their livelihood activities to the impacts of climate change, hence jeopardized efforts to achieve sustainable development. […]

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Low Carbon Development Pathways

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