On 2nd and 3rd May 2018, Climate action Network Tanzania conducted a facilitation workshop to review existing and develop local strategies and plans on Renewable Energy, climate resilience and poverty reduction for Local Government Authorities. This facilitation workshop is part of the technical backstopping to be provided to village and district officer to review existing local strategies and plans for 100% RE, poverty reduction and climate resilience.
A total of 9 officers from 3 district of Chalinze, Lushoto and Pangani, 3 CSOs representatives, 3 village leaders and 3 extension workers from 3 villages Kihangaiko (Chalinze), Mwangoi (Lushoto) and Pangani Mashariki (Pangani) attended and participated in this session. Also, representatives from 3 ministries of agriculture (environmental department), Energy (Renewable energy section) and ministry of Works, Transport and Communications (Meteorological Agency), facilitated the session. The session also involved 4 media houses on the facilitation proceedings and thereafter disseminating what transpired in the session using television, radio and newspaper.
The session was officiated by Honorable Eng. Zena Said, Regional Administrative Secretary (RAS) from the Tanga Regional Commissioner’ s office.