About Us

Why We Exist: Tanzania among other developing countries with a population of 60 million by 2019 is facing unprecedented Environmental degradation and Climate change vivid impacts. Tanzania mainland poverty assessment report by World Bank Group revealed that over 80 percent of the poor and extreme poor living in rural areas which account for massive Environmental degradation by relying heavily to natural resources. Deforestation for farming activities, charcoal making and firewood are among of daily economic activities for survival, whereas on the other side of a coin rural community are mostly affected with climate change impacts.

Human Dignity and Environmental Care Foundation (HUDEFO) believes in respecting the value of Environment with Social, Political, Economic benefits and Human dignity, thus finds it worth to engage the community in protecting, conserving the Environment with human dignity while addressing social and economic impacts.

HUDEFO has been registered on 02 August 2019 under the 

Non-governmental organization Act, 2002 with Registration No.ooNGO/R/0308 operating in Tanzania mainland replacing Human Dignity and Environmental Care Agency (HDECA) which was registered on February 2016.