Tanzania

Social and/or environmental enterprises, cooperatives and associations, and donor and support agencies in Tanzania

A to Z Textile Mills is protecting millions of people from malaria. Each year, the Tanzania-based company produces 29 million low-cost, long-lasting anti-malaria bednets. A to Z has also become one of the largest employers in Africa, providing jobs for 7, ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania
Accounting for International Development (AfID)

Accounting for International Development (A f I D) offers accountants the opportunity to use their skills to make a genuine difference as volunteers and to gain invaluable hands-on overseas experience in the International Development sector. Volunteer ass ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Other
Secondary Country/ Countries Where Active:Burundi,Kenya,Malawi,Namibia,Rwanda,South Africa,Tanzania,Uganda,Zambia

One project of the AiA is the community learning center (CLC) - a facility to promote after-school and adult learning. Center will be powered by solar power, and the classes and learning tools for self empowerment for women, and also business and entrepre ...

Classification CriteriaDonor or Aid Agency,Not For Profit
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

ABF is a specialist in cultivating and producing biofuel for a mix of generators in rural Tanzania. By 2018 it hopes to replace 13% of Tanzania's petroleum requirements with Pure Plant Oil Biofuel produced from indigenous non-edible oil from the croton se ...

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

The Afri-CAN Café Co-operative marks a paradigm shift in aid development. It translates charitable intent into a sustainable business enterprise—one that can work anywhere in Africa.     Here's how. The Afri-CAN Café Co-operative converts 40 foo ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania
African Solar Designs

African Solar Designs, Ltd. is a leading Kenya-based specialized renewable energy company. It provides services and equipment in the renewable energy sector, with a focus on:   Energy Audit, System Design and Consulting Services Supply and Insta ...

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services
Primary Country Where Active:Kenya
Secondary Country/ Countries Where Active:Tanzania

AGENDA for Environment and Responsible Development is a non-governmental, non profit sharing organization. It was established in 1994 by the Danish Development Agency (DANIDA) as a project to contribute to the development of the business sector in Tanzani ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

MFI. Akiba Commercial Bank Ltd. is an initiative of five Tanzanian businessmen and -women, started in 1993. All existing banks were either interested in big enterprises or trade service and they were not oriented towards medium and small enterprises. The ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

Non-profit organisation that helps 400 rural Tanzanians from 6 villages in the East Usambara Mountains farm and market native butterflies. Butterfly farmers are represented by a volunteer board who set project's prices, policies and control the dispersal ...

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit,Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

Regional umbrella body for civil society organisations-NGOs and CBOs, primarily addressing development and advocacy organisations in an outside Arusha in Tanzania.

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

We are a responsible ecotourism company. Protecting the pristine areas we operate in and offering opportunities for local communities to benefit from tourism sits at the heart of our mission. All our camps are carbon-neutral and we encourage our guests to ...

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

Kilicafe is a brand name of the Association of Kilimanjaro Specialty Coffee Growers , a Tanzanian Coffee Smallholder association that was launched in 2001 by 10 groups . The association is currently (2009) representing 137 groups with 11,000 Smallholder m ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association,Fairtrade or Similar
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

Works with 65 smallholder mango growers seeking to produce improved mango seedlings and export quality mangoes. Purpose includes ensuring sustainable land use and conservation of the environment and to assist members to achieve stable income and improved ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

B. P is a social for-profit enterprise that assists poor people in developing countries to access affordable renewable energy and efficient lighting. Tanzania is a Barefoot Power 2nd tier country where, with other countries (including Rwanda, Ghana and Ma ...

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services,Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

bioRe Tanzania supports farmers in their efforts to convert to organic production and to improve on farming methods. Its main objectives are to considerably improve soil fertility, to turn farms into viable organisms and to develop water management. bioRe ...

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

Manufacturing 'green' products - organic cotton, rotational crops and natural products through sustainable development practices. Tanzania is the eco-production centre for BioSustain. Alongside green product production there is a social criteria of improv ...

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania
Blue Financial Services

Blue Financial Services is a pan-African financial services group. Established in 2001, the Group has operations in 12 African countries and 220 branches. We offer responsible and innovative financial services to Africa's gainfully employed, yet under-ban ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:South Africa
Secondary Country/ Countries Where Active:Botswana,Kenya,Lesotho,Malawi,Namibia,Rwanda,Swaziland,Tanzania,Uganda,Zambia

The lodge is designed so that all roofs are designed to collect rainwater which are stored carefully. Solar and wind turbines provide all power, no fossil fuels used.

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

World's largest NGO. BRAC use microfinance groups as a social platform to deliver scaled-up services in health, education, business development and livelihood support. BRAC Tanzania, established in 2006, has created over 2,700 microfinance village organiz ...

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit,Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania

Association of cotton farmers headquartered in Tanzania. Grows and sells high quality organic lint cotton, chick peas and sunflower products. Community-based farming association BOFA's vision is to become a world class producer and exporter of high-qualit ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association,Environmental Goods or Services
Primary Country Where Active:Tanzania