Our work in water, sanitation and hygiene

We contribute to improved WASH service delivery, specifically:
1. Access to safe, sufficient and reliable drinking water supply
2. Access to improved sanitation
3. Sustained positive change in hygiene behaviour

Improved animal health and cattle dip functionality

The Cattle Dip Revival Programme, implemented by the Mara Local Government Authority and the Mara Regional Secretariat with support from SNV, has seen the number of monthly immersions increase, benefiting thousands of livestock keeping househoulds.

Accessing clean energy

SNV contributes to a commercially viable and sustainable biogas sector with the aim to improve quality of life for rural and peri-urban households. Households are increasingly exploring the benefits of domestic biogas.

Latest news

Tanzania's Prime Minister awards SNV during World Water Day
SNV Netherlands Development Organisation and TIB Development Bank signed a formal agreement on Thursday 20th February, 2014 in an event that took place at the TIB offices in Dar es Salaam.

Tanzania: TIB, Dutch Organisation to Support Solar Energy Scheme

Tanzania recently marked a bold new era for its biogas industry with the launch of the SimGas factory in Dar es Salaam on February 19 by Lilianne Ploumen, the Netherlands Minister for Foreign Trade & Development Cooperation.
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SNV started operations in Tanzania in 1971 and has been a consistent development partner since then, operating in all corners of the country. In alignment with Tanzania’s National Strategy for Growth and Reduction of Poverty, SNV works in the Agriculture, Water Sanitation and Hygiene, and Renewable Energy sectors. Within these three sectors, we provide advisory services, broker knowledge and support advocacy. The recipients of these services include public sector, private sector, and civil society organizations.

SNV aims to contribute to sustainable impact at scale. To accomplish this, SNV in Tanzania works in partnership with a wide range of public and private partners at the local, national and international level, in association with a growing number of local organisations that provide capacity development services.


Country Director

Niko Pater
Email: npater@snvworld.org
SNV Tanzania Country Office

Plot 1124, Chole road, Msasani Peninsular,
P.O. Box 3941, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
T +255 22 2600340/2600397/2600398
F +255 22 2600339
E tanzania@snvworld.org

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