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Team Igongolo is in the Dodoma region of Tanzania with the aim of achieving sustainability towards the Global Goals which will help benefit the community. Not only will this effect water and sanitation needs but will also continue to impact the villagers long after our project has ended.

Written by Fabian and Callum.

November 14, 2016

This week, three members of Team Igamba visited a member of the Village Community Bank (VICOBA) who also happens to be our lunch mama. We discussed VICOBA and Savings and Credit Cooperatives (SACCO) money lending systems in detail.

November 11, 2016

Team Kalalo have working with their entrepreneurs in the village of Kalalo in preparation for their upcoming business pitch. Let’s take a look at one women’s inspiring story of her business and hopes for the community.

November 10, 2016

Raleigh Tanzania is currently working in Isipi in the Mafinga region of Tanzania on a project based on conservation and reforestation of natural forests. Team Isipi discuss their project partner’s aims and what Raleigh can offer.

Written by Team Isipi (Phase one)
Photography by Andrea Griffiths

November 9, 2016

We carried out an action day at Lupembe Secondary School, 10km from our village of Kanikelele, Njombe, to raise awareness about the Global Goals. We focused on gender equality, discrimination, and SWASH - teaching over 320 students aged between 13 and 19.

November 9, 2016