Inauguration of Growing with Chicken (Kukua na Kuku) Impact Cluster at Kilacha, Moshi, Tanzania.

 

On 7th May 2019 Tanzania and the Netherlands launched the Kukua na Kuku (Growing with Chicken) Impact Cluster that took place at Kilacha Production and Training Center in Moshi. The event marked the start of a 3-year cooperation between 7 renowned companies from the Dutch poultry sector, in the Kingdom of the Netherlands and local Tanzanian stakeholders. The partnership aims to co-create a thriving and sustainable poultry sector in Tanzania by the transfer of knowledge and expertise through provision of training to Tanzanian farmers.

Ambassador Irene Kasyanju (above) and Deputy Ambassador of Netherlands in Tanzania Ms. Lianne Houben (below) giving brief opening remarks during the inauguration of Kukua Na Kuku Project in Kilacha, Moshi, Kilimanjaro region.

Ambassador Irene Kasyanju (above) and Deputy Ambassador of Netherlands in Tanzania Ms. Lianne Houben (below) giving brief opening remarks during the inauguration of Kukua Na Kuku Project in Kilacha, Moshi, Kilimanjaro region.

 

Guest of Honor, Regional Commissioner for Kilimanjaro Region, Hon. Dr. Anna Mngwira giving her remarks after the inauguration ceremony of the Kukua na Kuku Project at Kilacha. To the right is Father Paul Huria, Deputy Director General of the Kilacha Production and Training Centre.

Signing Ceremony

Formal inauguration by signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) involving all the stakeholders i.e. The Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, The Government of Tanzania, Netherlands-African Business Council (NABC), Kilacha Production and Training Centre; and representatives of the 7 Dutch Companies

  • Group photo with Father Landelimi Makululi (right), Director General of Kilacha Production and Training CentreGroup photo with Father Landelimi Makululi (right), Director General of Kilacha Production and Training Centre
  • Discussion on the way forward after the inauguration of  the Kukua na Kuku ProjectDiscussion on the way forward after the inauguration of the Kukua na Kuku Project
  • Brief exchange of views after the inauguration with Mr. Peter Arts (left) of Hendrix Genetics; and Mr. Eric Mooiweer (right) of Ebit+/I Grow Chicken.Brief exchange of views after the inauguration with Mr. Peter Arts (left) of Hendrix Genetics; and Mr. Eric Mooiweer (right) of Ebit+/I Grow Chicken.