About Us

Green Livelihood for Century Development (GLCD) is a non-governmental, non-profit making, non-political and non-religious organisation. The organization is registered by the United Republic of Tanzania under the non-governmental organization Act, 2002; with registration number ooNGO/08274.

The organization is proud of our ethnic, race, cultural and religious diversity, and determined to work in peace and unity as one indivisible sovereign organization. The organization is obligated to respect the environment of which it is our heritage and determined to sustain it for the benefit of future generation.

Our vision

To be the global leader in nurturing and protecting well-being of individuals through promotion of sustainable development to all communities.

Our mission

To engage people extensively on a clear purpose, direction and strategy of sustainable development related activities that would help to bridge poverty gap, adapt and mitigate climate change.

ORGANIZATION FOCUSES

The organization is mainly focusing on uplifting and empowering people and their environments through different areas such as:

  • Social setting by providing education on healthcare related issues; childcare and children rights; leadership and public management affairs as well as civic engagement.
  • Environment setting by engaging in environmental sustainability programs, such as climate change mitigation, waste management and recycling projects as well as providing education on environment and environmental conservation.
  • Empowering the community through economic settings such as agriculture, forest and fisheries, poverty alleviation, research and development, entrepreneurship and innovation as well as engagement on law, legal and humanitarian affairs.

General objectives

  1. To empower volunteers to serve their communities in order to meet sustainable human needs, economic, legal, social, political needs, technological needs, cultural needs, environmental needs and to encourage peace and promote understanding of sustainable development through Green Livelihood for Century Development Organization.
  2. Not self-serving in aims and related value: The aims of GLCD are:
    a) To assist disadvantaged communities to improve their circumstances and prospects so that they are able to realise their potential and/or achieve their full rights in society, through direct or indirect forms of action; and/or
    b) To act on concerns and issues which are detrimental to the well-being, circumstances or prospects of people or society as a whole
  3. The organization shall mainly focus uplifting and empowering human being and their environments through different sectors such as agriculture and food, business and economic policies, children and youth, conflict resolution, development, education, environment, human rights, health and nutrition, law and legal affairs, drugs and crime, science and technology, social and cultural development, sports and recreation

Other Objectives

  • To empower communities in order to meet sustainable human needs, environmental, economic, legal, social, political, technological as well as cultural needs and to encourage peace and promote understanding of sustainable development goals.
  • To assist disadvantaged and marginalized communities to improve their circumstances and prospect so that they are able to realize their potential and/or achieve their full rights in society, through direct or indirect forms of action.
  • To act on concerns and issues which are detrimental to the well-being, circumstances or prospects of people and society as a whole.
  • The organization shall mainly focus uplifting and empowering human being and their environments through different sectors such as agriculture and food, business and economic policies, children and youth, conflict resolution, development, education, environment, human rights, health and nutrition, law and legal affairs, drugs and crime, science and technology, social and cultural development as well as sports and recreation
  • To promote economic empowerment and ensure meaningful participation of the community in poverty reduction.
  • To provide education and trainings, research, investigation and dissemination of information in matters of sustainable development and climate change through networking and collaboration with other organizations.
  • To empower community and individual action on matters related to sanitation, hygiene and prevention all pollutions.
  • To educate the general public on behaviour change on communication, prevention and management campaigns on chronic and contagious diseases such as HIV/AIDS, Drugs and drug abuse and sustainable life skills/physical education.
  • To promote legal understanding on human rights, child rights as well as property ownership rights