• 02.09.2015

    Welcome!

    In a joint effort of GIZ and KfW, German Development Cooperation is working to improve the conservation and sustainable use of natural resources for some of Tanzania's most significant ecosystems. Within the German Development Cooperation program, GIZ's Natural Resources Management Project (NRM) aims to achieve that central and local governments, autonomous protected area authorities, and the private sector set incentives for the local population to engage in sustainable resource management. To find out more about the project and its background, please browse the following pages!

  • 12.07.2017

    An elephant is eating your crops?!

    The elephant, being an iconic animal for millions of tourist coming on ‘safari’ to the Serengeti National Park, Ikorongo and Grumeti game reserves and Ikona Wildlife Management Area, is often titled as a ‘conflict’ or dangerous animal by the local population. Elephants find human agriculture an attractive food source, competing with people in areas where they overlap ...
  • 05.06.2017

    TAWA is going online

    The Tanzanian Wildlife Management Authority (TAWA) founded in July 2016 is currently in the middle of their establishment process. Besides from their settle in the new office building in Morogoro and their identification and organisation as a new state institution, they make a lot of effort to become more popular within the Tanzanian society ...
  • 19.04.2017

    German Development Cooperation for Biodiversity in Serengeti

    The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development published a short movie on how the German Development Cooperation engages for biodiversity in Serengeti. The movie give a short overview of the diverse work fields of Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS), Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) within Serengeti District and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) ...