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
Our programs and activities include:
Eco-cultural trips and
wildlife safaris in the Great Rift Valley region
Research in soil
conservation, agroforestry and sustainable land use
facilitating environmental rehabilitation, educational campaigns and
centers and social club programs (ICTs) with the goal of capacity
Microfinance in rural communities (new!)
"Improving the quality of individual and
community life and that of the environment in which we live."
"To facilitate and work with communities
in addressing and tackling issues pertaining to environmental dynamics
and their socio-economic, cultural and ecological implications."
We are now accepting donations online... click to make yours!
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MESO - The Multi-Environmental Society
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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).
New microfinance video available online! [click
MESO initiates the development of an ecotourism resource center in
microfinance program gives out its first set of loans to 11 groups of
MESO attends Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) conference in Nairobi
alongside leaders from 10 African countries.