NATURE OF THE ORGANIZATION

Basically, PADECO is not  profit  oriented  in  the  sense  that  there  shall not be profit sharing among the members. Instead, any profit derived from the income generated by development activities and from all other sources, will be used for development of social  and  economic  services  with the overall objective of alleviating poverty and arresting the decline in the living standards of the people in the area.  Also, part of the profits will be used  to  ensure  the  financial   sustainability  of  PADECO,  and  for running  the  office  and for  paying  minimum   allowances  to  members  while performing the PADECO duties. 
 PADECO is a voluntary non-governmental organization, non-political organization and non-discriminating against religion, gender, age, race and tribe dealing with community development.

OBJECTIVES:

1. To promote Socio-Economic Development of the people by supporting productive and income generating activities like crop cultivation, livestock keeping, fisheries, bee keeping, vocational activities and other self-employment initiatives through hardworking and creativity.
2. To assist in Provision of Basic Social Services; Health, Education, Water Supply and Sanitation to most unprivileged people and communities especially in marginalized areas.
3. To promote Environmental Conservation and Natural Resource Protection through care to biodiversity and introduction and use of Alternative energy resources such as renewable energy from solar power, hydro-power, wind mills, biogas and alternative charcoal.
4. To positively Influence Gender, Special Groups and Youth Issues. Equality, women empowerment and protection     of human rights to all groups of people as well as provision of equal opportunities to all mankind.
5. To cooperate in Improvement of Development Infrastructures with all other stakeholders to reach the goal of   poverty alleviation as well as improved communication technology.
MANAGEMENT TOOLS:
1. General Assembly (All members)
2. Managing Committee
3. Board of Advisors

BACKGROUND

PADECO is the service based Non-Governmental organization (NGO) registered  under  the NGO act, 2002  with  registration  No 00NGO/00004449 to operate for marginalized people in Tanzania mainland at provision of basic social services to improve the social-welfares of the communities and bring about development along with poverty alleviation.

VISION

The vision of the organization is to have a self-determined, empowered and developed society of Tanzania.

MISSION

To promote, support, sustain socio-economic programs and address emergency as well as relief services within and outside PADECO areas of operation.

GOAL

To improve the literacy, eradicate absolute poverty, create job opportunities and build disciplinary self-reliant communities with improved living standards.

OUR CORE VALUES

          Trustworthy
Transparency
Respect
Accountability
Teamwork
Honest


CORE AREAS OF INTERVATION

 Food and Nutrition

 Shelter and care
 Human Rights, gender and child protection
 Environmental protection
 Health Care
 Education 
 Vocational Training

 EConomic Strengthening
 

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