The Kesho Trust

The Kesho Trust

The Kesho Trust works to build community based understanding and action that strengthens the interrelationships between people and the natural environment.

Here are some current activities in our active projects.

mikumi 050 cPECC (Promoting Environmental Conservation and Cooperation)
Representatives of each of the community groups are now preparing for an important visit to Dar to talk with key conservation stakeholders. This will help committee members to gain more knowledge about conservation policies and strategies and help them appreciate the variety of conservation strategies being applied in Tanzania.  The visits will also connect them to a wider network of organizations and people working in conservation.

mikumi 112 cKihembe Environmental Learning Centre
Kesho Trust and SANA are working to establish a formal management agreement.  We are also planning initial facilities for the site to begin to establish a presence and promote the centre’s future development.  We are planning a major fundraising campaign this year to raise funds for construction.

Hai District Steering Committee compICAAD (Improving Community Awareness and Advocacy on Disability)
Now into the final month, Kesho Trust staff have recently visited groups in Hai and Moshi to find out what the impact of the project has been and what plans groups have for sustaining their activities.

mikumi 019 cPAPR (Protected Areas and Poverty Reduction Research Alliance)
Kesho Trust staff have been visiting with research committees and taking part in community events designed to showcase all the activities carried out under PAPR.  Also getting underway, is a small peer research process aimed at identifying some key elements contributing to poverty.

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The Kesho Trust is an international organization established as a Canadian charity (89531 6206 RR0001). 
The Kesho Trust (Tz) is our locally registered NGO in Tanzania