Tanzania Grantees

House of Peace (HOP)

HOP addresses the intersections between HIV/AIDS, gender-based violence (GBV) and property and inheritance rights through specialized legal services for women and girls. In addition, they run a peer-education training programme to raise women’s awareness and build their skills in leadership, communication and advocacy.

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Maasai Women Development Organisation (MWEDO)

MWEDO strengthens access to property and inheritance rights for over 500 women living with HIV or affected by AIDS in the Arusha region by building the capacity of the Pastoralists Women Cooperatives; facilitating community dialogues on property and inheritance rights which engage key government stakeholders and traditional leaders; and strengthening the capacity of community paralegals to deliver effective legal services and support to women for claiming their property and inheritance rights. MWEDO also organizes the regional Grassroots Women’s Land Academy.

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