News about MCDI
This World Forests Week, we share why we value forestsRead more
Awarded for "improving the wellbeing of rural communities,... as well as the forests upon which they rely".Read more
"We should seek ways to involve more communities in managing and protecting more forests!"Read more
Forests are home to 80% of the world’s terrestrial wildlife. We're working with rural Tanzanian communities to protect these important wildlife...Read more
Just 1,000 timber seedlings could generate >$100,000 for Tanzanian communities!
Mpingo Conservation & Development Initiative (MCDI) has played a pivotal role in supporting rural Tanzanian communities to own and economically...Read more
Tanzania’s forest policy allows room for local peoples’ involvement in forest conservation. By establishing Village Land Forest Reserves (VLFRs)...Read more