Community Networks Cooperative Society: Bridging Digital and Democratic Divides

By Jabhera Matogoro, Michael McEvoy and Steve Taylor For many people around the world, a life without the internet is today hard to imagine. We connect with each other, to knowledge, to resources. Many of us use the internet to make ourselves known and heard, but also to hear new voices and opinions almost every […]

New Partnership to bring Affordable and Meaningful Connectivity to Rural Tanzania

The Tanzania Community Networks Alliance (tzCNA) is now a “Local Partner” of the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI), an initiative of the World Wide Web Foundation, a global coalition working to affordable and meaningful connectivity. Tanzania Community Networks Alliance is a registered Non-Governmental Organization with Registration Number ooNGO/R/0742 to operate in Tanzania Mainland. The tzCNA is the […]

Memorandum of Agreement signed with Great Lake Investments (GLI)

Tanzania Community Networks Alliance is a Not-for-Profit Non-Governmental Organization registered in Tanzania Mainland under the NGO Act No. 24 of 2002 with Registration Number ooNGO/R/0742. tzCNA advocates for meaningful universal connectivity that contributes towards positive impact in the digital economy. The alliance’s vision is to be the association for community networks and community-based telecommunications networks […]

MoU signed with Basic Internet Foundation

Tanzania Community Networks Alliance and Basic Internet Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the 22nd of July 2020. The Tanzania Community Networks Alliance (tzCNA) is registered in Tanzania under the Non- governmental Organisation. tzCNA advocates for meaningful universal connectivity that contributes towards positive impact in the digital economy. The network alliance vision is to […]

tzCNA CEO had an opportunity to visit the Former Prime Minister Hon. Mizengo Pinda

The Chief Executive Officer for Tanzania Community Networks Alliance had an opportunity to visit the Former Prime Minister Hon. Mizengo Pinda and explained about community network cooperative. “I am truly comforted by his blessings” said Mr. Matogoro.  May God continue to give our old man a long life.  Surely this our Elder is the source of […]

Lecturer UDOM is Establishing a Co-operative of its Kind in Tanzania, Aim To Reach 20Million People Within Five Years.

Assistant Lecturer, University of Dodoma is establishing a Co-operative of its kind in Tanzania. This Co-operative is different from the financial organization SACCOSS and the crop organization AMCOS which is common in the Co-operative field. This new co-operative is a Service Co-operative that aims to provide affordable communication services and support existing digital partnerships. Saying […]