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Combating Malnutrition to 380 Orphans in Tanzania

by Tanzania Food Garden Network (TaFoGa Net)


This project will provide sustainable income generating support to Chamazi orphanage and nutritional food to 200 orphans and children from dangerous environment of the Orphanage Centre through fruits and vegetables gardening which are an important part of diet as they contain vitamins, essential micronutrients, fibre, vegetable proteins and biofunctional components.
total goal


There are currently more than 200 orphans living at the Chamazi orphanage centre without nutrious food stuffs, health care, education (school fees), and clothing. The poor orphans in orphanage centre continue to be poorly served. It is on this foregoing background that TaFoGa Net seeks to initiate Combating Malnutrition in 200 Orphans.


TaFoGa Net creatively engages and empowers older orphans through proper Nutritional Vegetable gardening methods to expand their practical vegetable plating capability skills, which ultimately, increases income and increase food security for the Orphanage.

Long-Term Impact

The project will educate 40 older orphans (17 to 18 years) from Chamazi Orphanage centre allowing them to rise out of poverty, which will provide for the orphanage, their families' health and well-being



Organization Information

Tanzania Food Garden Network (TaFoGa Net)

Location: Dar es salaam - Tanzania, United Republic of
Website: http:/​/​-
Project Leader:
Tanzania Food Gardening Network
Building the Capacity of Urban Agricultural Stakeholders in Dar es salaam- Tanzania
Dar es salaam, Dar es salaam Tanzania, United Republic of
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