Acacia Development Society

Organization's name: Acacia Development Society
Organization's acronym: ADESO
Headquarters address  
Address: Jasiri Street, Plot No. 19/25, Mlandege.
P.O.Box 1519
United Republic of Tanzania
Phone: +255 759 399256

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English

  • Kiswahili

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Fortunatus Fungatwende Application , Forests , Sustainable Development (primary)


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Agriculture
  • Climate Change
  • Environment

  • Social Development:
  • Indigenous issues
  • Poverty
  • Social policy

  • Statistics:
  • Civil registration systems
  • Demographic and social surveys
  • Environmental Accounts
  • Poverty statistics
  • Social Statistics and Social Monitoring

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Forests
  • Partnerships
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Geographic scope: National
    Country of activity:
    • United Republic of Tanzania
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    • Develop global partnership for development
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 2007
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2007
    Organizational structure: The organization is owned by members, under Chairperson, Secretary and Treasury. Under general meeting there is a selected Board. Under the Board they appoint Program Coordinator the overall day to day supervision of organization activities and staff. under P/Coordinator there is Departments and Organization beneficiaries.
    Number and type of members: 22 members Beekeepers, Farmers, Retired civil servants, small women groups, voluntary environmentalists. Foresters
    Affiliation with NGO networks: Tanzania Civil Society Forum for Climate Change( Forum CC), Tanzania water and Sanitation Networks, African Carbon Financing Networks.
    Funding structure:
    • Membership fees or dues

    • Fees for providing consulting or research services

    • Product sales and business services

    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    • Foreign and international grants

    Additional Information


    Major group affiliation:
    Affiliation with other organizations:
    Affiliation with UN bodies:

    Other UN Entities

    Accreditation with other UN Entities:
    • UNDP

    Main Objective

    Sustainable Development