• Participants to the Solid Waste Management Round Table meeting

    (Hargeisa, May 2014)

  • At one of the researchers' meetings in Arusha, Dec. 2010
  • Bujingwa Pre-school children Feb. 2012
  • A ROMME Reseach Assistant at Bukoba Museum
  • ECD pupils having a meal at Zawadi Day Care Centre (Mzumbe) - 2013
  • Paying attention to Ruta’s presentation in Johannesburg (Nov. 2008)
  • Mr. Inshasha of Strategic Investment (Bukoba Dec. 2009).
  • Students with hearing impairment at Patandi Mazoezi (Arumeru)

Experience and Exposure

The ROMME Centre core team has over 30 years of extensive operational experience in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Malawi, Sudan, Somaliland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia, South Africa and Swaziland as well as Western Europe.

The focus of the Centre’s work will, however, be in Sub-Saharan Africa. Operational experience ranges from research, capacity building and training, management, M&E, systems design to the preparation of project proposals and appraisals, implementation and supervision of multi-donor development programmes. ROMME Centre has also been providing support to the establishment of new organisations and institutions.

International organizations served:

Allavida, AMREF Tanzania, Angelhoeve Associates Incorporated (Canada), Children in Crossfire, CIDA Tanzania Country Office, CORDAID, COSAD Tanzania, DAI/PESA , DANIDA E.T. Jackson and Associates Ltd. (Canada), Eastern and Southern African Universities Research Programme (ESAURP), ECIAfricaConsulting (Pty) Ltd (SA), Financial Services Deepening Trust (FSDT), Gerster Consulting (Switzerland), Intermon/Oxfam, Investment Climate Facility (ICF), Landell Mills ( UK), Liliane Foundation (Netherlands), Marie Stopes, NUFFIC, Resource Alliance (UK), SIDA, Soda King Franchising (SA), Somaliland Business Fund (SBF), South African International Business Linkages (SAIBL), STROMME Foundation, Swiss Development Cooperation, Terre des Hommes  Netherlands (TdH NL), Trade Development Institute of Ireland (TDI), UNIDO and The World Bank.

Local Organisations served:

Action Aid Tanzania, African Inland Church, Bukoba Development Association (BDA), Care Tanzania, Caritas Kigoma, Caritas Tanzania/Tanzania Episcopal Conference (TEC), Changamoto Life Preservation Fund (Zanzibar), COSAD Tanzania, Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF), Enterprise Development Centre (EDC Ltd ), Forum for Grassroots Organisations in Tanzania (FOGOTA), Foundation for Civil Society (FCS), Geita Education Trust (GET), HakiElimu, Integrated Management Ltd (Tanzania), MST Tanzania, Mwalimu Nyerere Foundation (MNF), Mwanza Women Development Association (MWDA), Pact Tanzania, PATANDI Teachers Training College, Policy Forum, Poverty Africa (POA), Research and Development Network (Tanzania), Research on Poverty Alleviation (REPOA), Roman Catholic Diocese of Musoma, Safina Women Association (SAWA), SAWATA Karagwe, SIKIKA (former Youth Action Volunteers – YAV), Social Action Trust Fund (SATF), St. Alberto Teachers Training College, Starpeco Ltd, SWAA-Tanzania, SWISSAID  Tanzania, Taaluma Women Group, TAHEA Mwanza, Tanzania 4H Organisation, Tanzania Coalition for Debt and Development (TCDD), Tanzania Culture Trust Fund, Tanzania Early Childhood Development Network (TECDEN), Tanzania Education Network (TEN/MET), Tanzania Evaluation Association (TanEA), Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF), Tanzania Red Cross Society (TRCS), Tanzania Women Lawyers Association (TAWLA), Tanzania Youth Alliance (TAYOA), Teachers Resource Centre (TRC), Training and Consultancy centre for NGOs (TRACE), Umoja Wa Maendeleo Bukwaya (UMABU) and Zanzibar Association for Disabled (UWZ)