Maendeleo, z.s.

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

Maendeleo is a Czech-Tanzaniannon profit organisation dedicated to help farmers in Utengule/Usangu region in Tanzania. It was founded in 2011 by a group of students of International Development Studies (Palacky University in Olomouc) and Tanzanian locals. The aim of Maendeleo is to help honest, hardworking and active people. Since the foundation more than 100 Tanzanian farmers were involved in Maendeleo projects.

There are currently four major projects in 5 villages in Utengule / Usangu region (Mahango, Malawatu, Simike, Utengule and Iduia). The biggest project of Maendeleo is called Support of Farming. Its aim is to combine agriculture education with providing microloans. Other projects are Grant Competition, Microloans for Entrepreneurs and Library in Mahango.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

CCBC platform

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Standards and all (4)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Tanzania (United Republic of)

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Community development; Education and training; all (5)