MEET Ms Kisa Mwakifuna and the first thing she tells you is about conservation of the natural environment as a means of reducing poverty among poor communities. She also argues that for communities in the rural areas where farming is almost the only activity that keeps people going, the family must own land not only to guarantee its food security but also to ensure the safety and security of their lives.
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Samuel Awami, Songa wa Songa, Polycarp Machira, Abebe Mele, Ludger Kasumuni, Kelvin Matandiko (Mwananchi Communications) . Greyson Mgoi (Daraja Development Ltd). Fred Okoth , Anthony Siame , Sidi Mgumia, Justin Shirima, Harrieth Kiwale, Khamis Mkotya , Joseph Lino , Arodiya Rweyemamu (New Habari).
The Journalists’ Environmental Association of Tanzania in partnership with Revenue Watch Institute will conduct a six-month training programme on covering the oil, gas and mineral sector for journalists from Ghana, Tanzania and Uganda.
Maofisa kadhaa wa Halmashauri ya Wilaya ya Kilwa waliuambia ujumbe wa Chama cha Waandishi wa Habari za Mazingira Tanzania (JET) uliotembelea wilaya hiyo, hivi karibuni, kwamba mbao na magogo yanayotokana na uvunaji haramu katika misitu ya wilaya hiyo hupelekwa Comoro kupitia Zanzibar.
MIAKA mitatu iliyopita Mzee Henjewele Juakali (78) alikuwa akiishi kwa hofu kubwa kutokana na afya yake kuzorota kwa sababu ya uzee. Asili ya hofu hiyo ni kipato chake kuwa kidogo kiasi cha kushindwa kugharimia gharama za matibabu kila auguapo.
WANAKIJIJI wa Ruhatwe, wilayani Kilwa, wana majuto. Miaka kadhaa iliyopita kijiji chao kilifuatwa na Shirika la Kuhifadhi Mpingo na Maendeleo ili kisaidiwe mchakato wa kutengewa na Serikali misitu ya hifadhi inayokizunguka, lakini hawakuichangamkia ‘ofa’ hiyo.