Tanzania

Students from across the world are gaining a practical perspective on rewards for environmental services by working with target communities at PRESA sites. The PRESA students are liaising with development organizations and government departments as they seek to understand the policy context behind rewards for environmental services. Currently, PRESA has four students working at the […]

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The Katoomba meeting was the perfect venue for officially launching PRESA in Tanzania. Many of our collaborators, funders and private sector partners attended the launch, including special guests Mr. Alex Kaaya (CEO of Dar es Salaam Water and Sewerage Company – DAWASCO), and Mrs. Juma Mwatima (IFAD-Tanzania). Mr. Kaaya captivated the audience over dinner with […]

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A number of themes and questions emerged from the Katoomba meeting. The following points are drawn from the various presentations by PES practitioners from Africa and globally PES markets are young and it is our responsibility as architects of PES concepts to build a new language and common understanding of PES REDD and carbon markets […]

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Ulugurus Mts, Morogoro, Tanzania From 15-20 September, PRESA staff and collaborators were active at the East and Southern Africa Katoomba Meeting, Taking Stock & Charting a Way Forward: Payments for Ecosystem Services in Africa, in Dar es Salaam. The meeting was an excellent opportunity for learning about the latest PES developments in Africa and beyond, […]

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The PRESA team at ICRAF is excited to be attending the meeting entitled Taking Stock and Charting a Way Forward for Payments for Ecosystem Services in Africa, in Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania from September 16-18, 2008. We will have a booth at the “PES Trade Fair”  where sellers from the region will exhibit the ecosystem services at […]

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