Country:
Tanzania

Approx. value of the contract (in UDS): 74,000
Assignment Location within country:
Any
 
Duration of assignment (months):
3 months
Name of Client :
REDD Secretariat
Professional Staff provided by your
Organization:


Start Date
(Month/Year)
October  2009
Completion Date
(Month/Year)
January 2010

Name of Senior Staff (Project Director/Coordinator, Team Leader) Involved and Functions Performed:
Prof. Rogers Malimbwi - Team Leader
Dr. Eliakim Zahabu, Prof. SMS Maliondo and Dr. Jumanne Adallah


Detailed Narrative Description of Project:
There were little or no information on what projects, have been undertaken and where they have been implemented. The project sought to answer these questions through a detailed review of existing carbon trading projects in Tanzania. The purpose is twofold; firstly, to assess and document the status of REDD related projects in Tanzania and secondly, to draw lessons for scaling up these initiatives. 


Detailed Description of Actual Services Provided by your Staff:
To identify  the following categories of REDD related projects in the country 
(i) Existing REDD related projects
National REDD Strategy
REDD Demonstration projects
(ii) Existing REDD related voluntary projects e.g. K:TGAL and Carbon Tanzania 
(iii)  Existing activities with potential for REDD e.g. PFM,  WMAs and related programs 
(iv) Existing activities that reduce pressure on deforestation and forest degradation 
(v) Other Non-REDD/CDM projects