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Women and Youth in Private Plantation Forestry

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Southern Highlands Tree Grower Association - SHTGA

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Tanzania


$ 367,500
€ 350 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam



Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Technical Assistance & Advisory

Project Objectives

To improve livelihood and income of women and youth tree growers smallholders through an inclusive participation of all classes in tree growing, increased plantations’ productivity and quality.

Impact on SDGs

SDG1 - No Poverty
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG13 - Climate Action
SDG15 - Life on Land

Local stakeholders

Organised farmers

Key Tags

Entrepreneurship, Gender, Youth