1st ICCA Consortium Letter: Letter to express concerns regarding the threatened eviction of the Uvinje villagers from their ancestral territory adjacent to Saadani National Park Download [66.30 KB] IPP Media: Main reasons that always cause Tanzanian natural resources ministers to be fired from work Read More LHRC- Fact finding mission report at Saadani National Park LHRC- Fact finding mission report at Saadani National Park Read More Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism: Permanent parliamentary committee supports the abolition of a village founded illegally within Saadani National Park Read More Just Conservation? Justice, conservation and the protected areas establishment frenzy “as long as we remain resigned to a culture of conservation that treats human beings as the enemy and that turns a blind eye to violations of human rights, the approach will be self-defeating. Current declines in biodiversity are not primarily a result of gaps in the number, extent and representation of parks and other kinds of protected areas, nor is the decline of iconic species caused by insufficiently strict exclusion of poor rural people from their traditional territories…” Read More Analyzing land expropriation in the name of conservation: The case of Saadani Village and Saadani National Park in Tanzania September 2014. by Alejandra Orozco-Quintero[i] Published by Intercontinental Cry Introduction Conservation interventions in the Saadani landscape on the coast of Tanzania have taken place since the mid-1960s, but it is only recently that state-managed conservation... Read More Uhuru Newspaper: The government claims to have settled the crisis at Saadani National Park Read More The East African: Tanzania passes new draconian data law Read More IPPMedia: Concern over community evictions, disrespect for human rights pitted against conservation Read More The Citizen: Pressure mounts on President Jakaya Kikwete to stop forceful eviction of Saadani residents Read More Mtanzania: The government is accused of being so cruel Read More Business Times: The contradiction of enhancing agriculture while evictions rumbles on Read More IPPMedia: UAE investor refutes accusations of graft Read More All Africa: Bunge team urges end to Saadani land woes Read More ETurboNews: Tanzania villagers slaughter six rare lions Read More Report on the land dispute between Saadani National Park and Uvinje villagers Read More Mwananchi: Saadani National Park, a unique park in the country with no tourists Read More Uvinje, Tanzania – an indigenous community erased in the name of conservation Uvinje, Tanzania – an indigenous community erased in the name of conservation Published in The Ecologist 3rd October 2014 Once again, the Government of Tanzania’s conservation agencies are attempting to expel people from their homes and land in the name of... Read More The Citizen: Uvinje villagers resist Saadani Park expansion Read More All Africa: Over fifty countries throw weight behind Saadani villagers Read More The Citizen: Tanapa villagers in row over Saadani land compensation Read More Mwananchi: Residents fight for their right to live at the National Park Read More The Citizen: President Jakaya Kikwete asked to intervene in Tanapa row Read More Mwananchi: Uvinje claims betrayal from their own people Read More Technical Report: Uvinje Village & Saadani National Park, Tanzania Case Study Report: Uvinje Village & Saadani National Park Tanzania Alejandra Orozco-Quintero May, 2014. This project has been funded by, The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC)... Read More IPP Media: Reasons to why SNP and villagers are locked in wrangles Read More Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.