VOEWOFO WORKSHOP WITH KEY STAKE HOLDER WITHIN THE CLEAN ENERGY SECTORS
VOEWOFO arranged workshop on 20th March 2018, with several stake holders which were held at same district in Kilimanjaro region, targeted in intensive discussion on how to improve environmental conservation by utilization of sustainable clean energy in the same District. Stakeholder’s attended the workshop were, District commissioner, Regional commissioner, facilitator from Sokoine University Of Agriculture (SUA), representative from Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), representative from Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS), Mobisol representative, Green light representative, Women from several group (VSLs), Regional and District environmental officers, Forest officers, Mkomazi NP representative, Environmental NGO’s(FLORESTA, YEFUKA FARM, SAIPRO TRUST FUND ), Journalists (ITV and clouds 360), Tanzania Forest Service (TFS), Community Based Trainers (CBT)
The extent of environmental degradation in Kilimanjaro region, have been analyzed that, clean energy products only 2% of population have accesses and use to it. The population demand for it is highly needed although supply is very low and with high price. Care – baseline survey 2017.
The following were the analyzed challenges facing clean energy operation.
Since women are more responsible in utilization of energy.What to be done to her to improve the situation.