Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Equal land rights for women
Effective actions against land grabbing
The Tanzania Land Alliance's mission it to enhance equitable access to control over, and ownership of land and natural resources through community empowerment, participatory research, joint advocacy and networking
The Alliance's objective is to ensure that the marginalized communities have secure and equitable access to, control over and ownership of land and natural resources, and that they benefit from the same in sustainable livelihoods, creating a society with secured and equitable access and ownership to land and natural resources.
Tanzania Land Alliance (TALA) is a coalition of 14 Civil Society Organizations, namely Land Rights Research and Resources Institute (LARRRI/HAKIARDHI)––which serves as secretariat––, Legal and Human Rights Centre (LHRC), Lawyers Environmental Action Team (LEAT), Pastoralists Indigenous NGOs Forum (PINGOs Forum), Women Legal Aid Centre (WLAC), Ujamaa Community Resource Team (U-CRT) and Muungano wa Vikundi vya Wakulima Tanzania (MVIWATA), which is a national network of small farmers groups in Tanzania. It was founded in 2010, with a focus to undertake joint advocacy activities, in a bid to spearhead the attainment of land rights for small producers (namely peasants, pastoralists, artisan miners, fisher-folks, hunter-gatherers) in Tanzania.