Family Freed from the Threat of Landmines Goldman Sachs Rat with a Dedicated Handler Goldman Sachs Rat working hard to find mines APOPO HeroTREEs - Carbon offsetting in Tanzania


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APOPO's mission is to develop detection rats technology to provide solutions for global problems and inspire positive social change. APOPO's vision is to solve pressing humanitarian challenges with detection rats technology. Our core values are: Quality - Demonstrating and promoting high standards in research, design, training and implementation of detection rats technology. Social Transformation - Developing skills, creating jobs, improving socio-economic and environmental conditions, releasing land for development, and combating public health issues. Innovation - Pioneering creative research and innovative solutions within a participatory learning culture. Diversity - Embracing d...

Project Leaders
Paul Delbar
Chris Hines
Nadia Chergui
Robin Toal
Charlie Richter
Bart Weetjens, Christophe Cox, TeKimiti Gilbert, Negussie Beyene, Judith Karue, Bina Emanvel, Tesfazghi Tewelde, Kim Warren, Kjersti Fjellhaug, Frank Gregorio, Georgies Mgode, Emilio Valverde, Christiaan Mulder, Liesbet Vanwijk, Robin Toal, James Pursey, Charlie Richter
Organization Information
PO Box 3078
Morogoro, Tanzania 3078
Tanzania, United Republic of
+255 778 779 779

  BRIDGE# 5798059201
Organization Information
PO Box 3078
Morogoro, Tanzania 3078
Tanzania, United Republic of
+255 778 779 779

  BRIDGE# 5798059201

Project Reports

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Feb 13, 2018
Paving the Way for Women in Cambodia
Many people working for APOPO have personally experienced the devastation that undetected landmines can cause. APOPO rat handler Malen was kind enough to share her history of being part of a community...
Jan 31, 2018
HeroTREES Empowering Farmers
To become carbon neutral, Apopo needs to sequestrate carbon equal to 2000 planted trees a year. Sustainable Agriculture Tanzania (SAT), in partnership with APOPO, developed a programme which empowers...
Dec 29, 2017
New Year's Resolution: Save More Lives!
2017 marked two decades since the Mine Ban Treaty (Ottawa Treaty) was adopted and signed by 122 countries in Ottawa, Canada. The treaty, which bans the use, production and storing of...
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