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Arusha District Council

Arusha district council is among the two councils that forms Arumeru.Administratively is divided into 3 divisions, 20 wards, 75 Villages, 294 Hamlets and 64,339 Households . Occupies an area of 1,547.6 square kilometers. According to 2002 population and h ...

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OIKOS EAST AFRICA

In recent years, Tanzania has witnessed a number of climate related disasters namely, flooding, droughts, widespread crop failures, livestock deaths and intensification of climate sensitive diseases among others. Regular climate discussions in the count ...

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KeywordClimate Change Costs
Type of DocumentPaper

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

One of the biggest challenges of the 21st century is climate change. The accumulation of green house gases such as carbon dioxide (CO2) from different sources in the atmospheres promotes global warming (IPCC, 2007). The major source of green house gases i ...

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KeywordClimate Change
Type of DocumentPaper, Presentations
Climate change vulnerability and adaptation preparedness in Tanzania

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

Human induced climate change is likely to have severe consequences for Africa and a great deal of political att ention and discussion is focusing on what the countries of Africa need in order to adapt. Within these debates important questions surround ...

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Keywordvulnerability and adaptation
Type of DocumentReport
Climate Change, Vulnerable Communities and Adaptation

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

IUCN, IISD, SEI-B and Intercooperation have developed a tool to enable project planners and managers to assess and enhance a project’s impact on community-level adaptive capacity. Specifically, the tool has been structured to: 1) Set the climate context: ...

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KeywordVulnerable Communities
Type of DocumentPaper, Guidelines

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

Climate volatility could change in the future, with important implications for agricultural productivity. For Tanzania, where food production and prices are sensitive to climate, changes in climate volatility could have severe implications for poverty. ...

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KeywordClimate Change Journals
Type of DocumentPaper
Conservation Agriculture as Practiced in Tanzania

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

Pilot initiatives to introduce more sustainable farming practices are many in Africa; thorough documentation of results and lessons learned is scarce. Yet signs indicate that understanding is growing among practising farmers, stakeholders, researchers, ...

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KeywordAgriculture Case Studies
Type of DocumentReport, Presentations

Case studies in three Tanzanian Districts: Arumeru District, Karatu District, Mbeya District

Type of DocumentReport, Manual
Eco-Act Eco-village Adaptation to Climate Change in Tanzania

www.chololo2.wordpress.com

The ECO-ACT project (Ecovillage Adaptation to Climate Change in Central Tanzania) is supported by the European Union’s Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA), via the Ministry of Finance EDF Office.   The project aims at increasing the capacity of vulnerab ...

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ECO-BOMA : A CLIMATE-RESILIENT MODEL FOR MAASAI STEPPE PASTORALISTS

ecoboma.org

The project, funded by European Union and launched in partnership with Arusha District Council, Meru District Council and Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST), aims at increasing capacity of local communities to adapt to ...

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OIKOS EAST AFRICA

Tanzania is richly endowed with natural resources and a large majority of the population derive their livelihoods from agriculture, including livestock and fisheries. Together with higher agricultural productivity and development of agricultural value cha ...

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KeywordClimate Change and Environment Policy issues.
Type of DocumentPaper, Presentations
Igunga Eco Village. Intergrated Aproaches for Climate Change Adaptation.

www.igungaecovillage.com

The Igunga Eco-village project aims to increase the resilience of 9 local farmer communities.They are strongly affected by the adverse effects of climate change. Through a FarmerField School approach farmer groups are trained in a wide range of proven cli ...

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After briefly explaining what climate change is and its impact on agriculture, the main focus of the discussion is on presenting the voices of small scale farmers in Tanzania indicating what they perceive to be the impact of climate change on agricultural ...

KeywordAgriculture; Tanzania; farmers; climate change
Type of DocumentReport
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IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE TO SMALL SCALE FARMERS: VOICES OF FARMERS IN VILLAGE COMMUNITIES IN TANZANIA

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

The overall objective of this study is to assess the effects of climate change on small scale farmer in Tanzania in the past decade and recommend adaptation measures and policies to cope with climate change now and in the future. Specifically, this proj ...

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KeywordClimate Change and Small scale farmers
Type of DocumentPaper, Presentations
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Increasing Resilience to Climate Change Pemba.

www.forestpemba.org

Vision Together we change the world. Through shared challenges we create opportunity.Our communities have transformed how we live and work. We are all leaders. We all innovate.We work in harmony with the natural world. It's not just our responsibility, ...

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Phone Number+255 777 427450
Integrated Approaches for Climate Change Adaptation in The East  Usambara Mountains

www.ongawa.org

Supporting Communities in the East Usambara Mountain to Adapt to Climate Change    

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INTENDED NATIONALLY DETERMINED CONTRIBUTIONS (INDCs)

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

Tanzania is already experiencing adverse impacts of climate change. Current climate variability and change resulting in extreme weather events already lead to major economic costs in Tanzania. Every annual event has economic costs in excess of 1% of GDP ...

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KeywordNational Determinants
Type of DocumentPaper, Report, Presentations
Meru District Council.

merudc.blogspot.com

Background Information Meru district council is among the two councils that form Arumeru district. Administrative is divided into 3 divisions, 17 wards, 69 villages, 275 hamlets and 48,768 households. The district has a total population of 225,611 people ...

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Phone Number(+255) 027 2553737 Fax (+255) 027 2553737
NATIONAL ADAPTATION PROGRAMME OF ACTION (NAPA).

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

Tanzania National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) preparation has been a timely opportunity to look at the country’s climate change related vulnerabilities in various sectors which are important for the economy. Tanzania NAPA document is informed ...

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KeywordAdaptation.
Type of DocumentReport
NATIONAL CLIMATE CHANGE STRATEGY 2012

OIKOS EAST AFRICA

This Strategy has been developed in response to the growing concern of the negative impacts of climate change and climate variability on the country’s social, economic and physical environment. Its overall aim is to enhance the technical, institutional ...

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KeywordNational Stratergy
Type of DocumentReport, Guidelines, Presentations

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