In the wake of COVID-19 in 2020, Francisca Damian and Gottfried Eich, implemented a COVID-19 resilience project for women entrepreneurs. The project “She is a hero” provided entrepreneurship training and seed funding of up to 500,000 TZS to groups of 15-20 women. Francisca, through her organization (Ladies Joint Forum), brought together trainers skilled in soap … Continue reading She is A Hero: Resilience Against COVID-19
Some participants from the Tuko Pamoja exchange program (2018/2019) partnered to realize a photo exhibition called Two Parts One World. The exhibition showcased parallel realities between Dar es Salaam and Hamburg. Exhibitions started in Hamburg to accompany celebrations of 10 years of the partnership between the two cities. Gottfried Eich (Hamburg) facilitated the success of … Continue reading Two Ports One World: Photo Exhibition
Our plans for a professional exchange this year were hugely impacted by COVID-19. Alternatively, we adapted to the use of online collaboration formats to bring together professionals and passionate individuals from Dar es Salaam and Hamburg. On 23rd, 27th, and 30th Nov 2020, we brought together 24 participants in a seminar called "Meeting Halfway–On Sustainable … Continue reading Meeting Halfway!