MESO: The Multi-Environmental Society

MESO is a voluntary, not-for-profit, non-governmental organization (NGO) operating in Tanzania. Our central objective is to promote development awareness, utilization and conservation of both natural and cultural resources, particularly in marginalized communities such as women, youth, peasant farmers and pastoralists. Currently, MESO has branches in Arusha (head office), Mwanga and Karatu (rural-based offices), and Dar es Salaam (urban-based office).

Our programs and activities include:

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Eco-cultural trips and wildlife safaris in the Great Rift Valley region

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Research in soil conservation, agroforestry and sustainable land use

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Sponsoring and facilitating environmental rehabilitation, educational campaigns and community development

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Establishing resource centers and social club programs (ICTs) with the goal of capacity building

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Microfinance in rural communities (new!)

OUR VISION

"Improving the quality of individual and community life and that of the environment in which we live."

MISSION

"To facilitate and work with communities in addressing and tackling issues pertaining to environmental dynamics and their socio-economic, cultural and ecological implications."

DONATIONS

We are now accepting donations online... click to make yours!
 

   

Individuals - Communities - Environments

MESO - The Multi-Environmental Society
mesotz@hotmail.com

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- news -

16/6: MESO is named runner-up in Karatu District awards for environmental and community service (first place went to Ngorongoro Conservation Area).

10/6: New microfinance video available online! [click here]

28/5: MESO initiates the development of an ecotourism resource center in Karatu town.

4-7/4: MESO's microfinance program gives out its first set of loans to 11 groups of women.

15-19/3: MESO promotes urinary tract infection home remedies.