Recipient Tanzania Forest Conservation Group
Location Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Zanzibar and Pemba
Recipient URL
Type of Recipient Environment, forests; Rural development
Grantmaker The McKnight Foundation, MN
Geographic Focus MN
Grant Amount $50,000
Year Authorized 2008
Duration 2-year grant
Description To assist women living near Amani Nature Reserve in Tanzania to earn income through sale of sustainably-produced, nature-based products, and to empower them to play active role in management of natural resources around them
Type(s) of Support Program development
Subject(s) Agriculture; Animals/wildlife, sanctuaries; Economically disadvantaged; Environment, forests; Environment, natural resources; Rural development; Tanzania, Zanzibar and Pemba; Women

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