SNAP: Finding smart planning solutions in the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania: What does sustainable intensification look like?

Principal Investigators:

Felix Kamau, David Cleary, and Lucy Magembe

Current proposals to create development corridors in developing countries pose both risks and opportunities to smallholder farming and agricultural sustainability. These proposals have political support but have suffered from a lack of science and scenario analysis. The Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania SAGCOT corridors is one such place that could significantly alter the economics of all scales of farming and conservation in a large part of Tanzania, changing patterns of market access and land-use. There are risks: large-scale monoculture... more

Participants and Meetings

ActivityDatesFurther Information
Working Group15th—17th September 2014Participant List  
Working Group12th—15th May 2015Participant List  

Participant Contact Information

John Bangaj.nakei@sagcot.comSouthern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania
Tim Bodint_bodin@cargill.comCargill
Deborah Bossiod.bossio@cgiar.orgInternational Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
Matthew Brownmbrown@tnc.orgThe Nature Conservancy
Louise Buckleb3@cornell.eduCornell University
Anthony Chapotoa.chapoto@cgiar.orgConsultative Group on International Agriculture Research (CGIAR)
David Clearydcleary@tnc.orgThe Nature Conservancy
Tim Davenporttdavenport@wcs.orgWildlife Conservation Society
Evan H. Girvetzegirvetz@cgiar.orgThe Nature Conservancy
Bell'Aube Huinatobhouinato@wwftz.orgWorld Wildlife Fund
Jane Carter Ingramcingram@wcs.orgWildlife Conservation Society
Reuben University of Agriculture
Felix Kamaufkamau@tnc.orgThe Nature Conservancy
Japeth Kashaigilijkashaigili@gmail.comSokoine University of Agriculture
Christopher Lambechristopher.lambe@mosaicco.comMosaic Company
Emma of Dar es Salaam, Institute of Resource Assessment
Mary MgonjaMMgonja@agra.orgAlliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
Audax Rukongedirector@ansaf.or.tzAgricultural Non-state Actors Forum (ANSAF)
Sara Scherrsscherr@ecoagriculture.orgEcoagriculture Partners
Dan of Queensland
Abdalla Shahabdalla.shah@iucn.orgInternational Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
Rita Singhrita.sign@monsanto.comMonsanto Company
Erasmus TarimoAudrey.tarimo@gmail.comTanzania Wildlife Research Institute
Abigail Hartahart@ecogriculture.orgCornell University
Damaris KilakaThe Nature Conservancy
Lucy Magembelmagembe@TNC.ORGThe Nature Conservancy
Joseph Maina Conservation Society Kenya
Willie Mwaruvunda
Amani Ngusaruangusaru@wwf.panda.orgWorld Wildlife Fund
Ravic NijbroekInternational Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
Michael Nkonumichael.nkonu@iucn.orgInternational Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
Christine Tamctam@wwfafrica.orgWorld Wildlife Fund

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"SNAP: Finding smart planning solutions in the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania: What does sustainable intensification look like?" is project ID: 12692