Calendar of activities in 2013 and harmonization with other projects in Tanzania - under the goal of 'Maziwa zaidi' (more milk in Kiswahili)


Week in 2013
MilkIT Morogoro
MilkIT Tanga
Other 'Maziwa zaidi' projects
Africa Rising Babati
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December



MoreMilkiT project wiki


23-27 Dec





16-20 Dec





09-13 Dec




PPMC (Program Planning and Management Committee) and SPAC (Science & Partnership Advisory Committee) meetings of the Livestock & Fish CRP in Morogoro (09-13 Dec.)
02-06 Dec




IFAD Supervisory mission to India (02-08 Dec.)

November






25-29 Nov





18-22 Nov





11-15 Nov





04-08 Nov





October






28 Oct-01 Nov





21-25 Oct




Tanzania Society of Animal Production (TSAP), Annual Scientific Conference in Arusha
MilkIT-Tanzania project planning meeting in Arusha (25-26 Oct.)
14-18 Oct



Planning mtg. in Babati
AfricaRising mtg. 17-18 Oct.
07-11 Oct
Village IPs in Kilosa + Mvomero



Follow up - Identifying and meeting with village contact persons and setting up intervention strategies
30 Sep-04 Oct

Village IPs in Lushoto + Handeni


Leadership election; identifying and meeting with village contact persons

September






23-27 Sep




MoreMilkiT Planning meeting. Fred attended
16-20 Sep




Tropentag conference at Univ. Hohenheim, Germany; Brigitte and Fred to participate - see Outputs and Reports
09-13 Sep





02-06 Sep

District Feedback mtgs. in Lushoto + Handeni


4 -5 Sep. Feedback and Planning for IP mobilization and sensitization process together with MoreMilkiT and Heifer International

August






26-30 Aug





19-23 Aug


DDF meeting

Dairy Development Forum (DDF) meeting 22 Aug at Blue Pearl Hotel in Dar es Salaam
12-16 Aug





05-09 Aug
Nane Nane Agric. Exhibition
Nane Nane Agric. Exhibition

Planning mtg. in Arusha
  • AfricaRising planning meeting in Arusha (6-8 Aug.)
  • Nane Nane Agricultural Exhibition to be held in Morogoro (zonal) and Dodoma (national) (1-8 Aug.)

July






29 Jul-02 Aug
IP mtg. in Manyinga Village-Mvomero



  • Farmers and other stakeholders in Manyinga village will meet and elect their IP leaders and other members (30 July)
22-26 July
IP mtg. in Twatwatwa Village-Kilosa


FEAST
  • Two FEAST each in Long, Seloto and Sabilo villages, Babati district (AfricaRising).
  • Farmers and other stakeholders in Twatwatwa village will meet and elect their IP leaders and other members (25 July)
15-19 July
IP mtg. in Mbwade Village-Kilosa
Setting up village IPs


  • IP mobilization and sensitization in 4 villages of Tanga together with MoreMilkiT and SNV.
  • Farmers and other stakeholders in Mbwade village met and elected their IP leaders and other members (18 July)
08-12 July
Setting up village IPs



IP mobilization and sensitization in 4 villages of Morogoro together with MoreMilkiT and Heifer International
01-05 July





June






24-28 June
Meetings with District Dev. Team



25-26 June in Mvomero and Kilosa District. Feedback and Planning for IP mobilization and sensitization process together with MoreMilkiT and Heifer International
17-21 June





10-14 June





03-07 June





May






27-31 May
Maziwa Week
Maziwa Week
Maziwa Week in Songea, Ruvuma

Some of Tanga Dairy platform members attended through SNV support; 2014 Maziwa week will be in Musoma, Mara Region.
20-24 May




CGIAR Livestock & Fish Research Program - 1st Annual Program Meeting in Addis Ababa
13-17 May
FEAST + DVC assessment feedback meetings in 4 villages (15-18.)

Progress of MoreMilkiT and introduction of Maziwa Zaidi

Heifer team did not manage to participate in the exercise
06-10 May


Workshop in Dar es Salaam

Workshop with various partners 'Developing impact pathways for the Tanzania dairy value chain' (7-8 May)
29 Apr-03 May




Abstracts submitted to Tropentag conference - application of FEAST in MilkIT Tanzania & FEAST in Pemba - see Outputs and Reports

April






22-26 April
Stakeholder meeting



Morogoro Region stakeholder meeting towards setting up a Regional platform (24 Apr.)
15-19 April

Tanga Dairy Platform
FEAST mtgs.


  • Tanga Dairy Platform meeting (15/16 Apr.)
  • FEAST feedback meetings in 2 districts of Tanga Region
08-12 April





01-05 April





March






25-29 March
Writeshop in Arusha
Writeshop in Arusha


MilkIT writeshop in Arusha aiming at producing 4 FEAST district reports (26-28 Mar.)
18-22 March





11-15 March


MoreMilkiT office at SUA

MoreMilkiT project office launch at SUA (12 Mar.)
04-08 March





February






25 Feb -01 Mar





18-22 Feb
FEAST Kilosa
FEAST Handeni
DDF launch

Tanzanian Dairy Development Forum (DDF) launch in Dar es Salaam (22 Feb.)
FEAST assessments in both regions by two independent teams, each in 2 villages per district
11-15 Feb
FEAST Mvomero
FEAST Lushoto


FEAST assessments in both regions by two independent teams, each in 2 villages per district
04-08 Feb





January






28 Jan-01 Feb





21-25 Jan
FEAST training
FEAST training


FEAST trainings held at SUA in Morogoro (21-23 Jan.) and in Tanga with TALIRI (24-26 Jan.)

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