he Tanzania Society of Agricultural Education and Extension (TSAEE) was established nationally in 1984 as a non-profit non-governmental organization (NGO) registered under NGO ordinance with registration SO 6471 in Tanzania. The Lake Zone of TSAEE observed its tenth anniversary in 2012.
TSAEE implements rural development programs that complement the priorities of the government of Tanzania and the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Cooperatives (MoAFC) in food security and poverty reduction; beneficiaries are people who are distant from the geographic and financial reach of existing government extension services.
Aim: The aim of the organization is to promote professional spirit among agricultural teachers, trainers, researchers, extension agents, managers and administrators.
- Vision of TSAEE Lake Zone
In 2020, TSAEE is an efficiently-run professional organization where members can actively exchange knowledge and experiences and provide agricultural education and extension services to rural and peri-urban communities leading to rural development in Tanzania.
- Mission Statement of TSAEE Lake Zone
TSAEE promotes professional spirit among qualified agricultural experts to voluntarily facilitate farmers’ initiatives to increase agricultural production and income and improve livelihood among rural and peri-urban farmers in Tanzania. Dedicated members provide training, guidance, consultation and technical assistance to attain community-based participatory rural development. TSAEE operates as a leading edge non-profit organization to advance the art and science, practices, policies and study of rural extension in Tanzania.