Dar Es Salaam City Council

Tanzania Lord Mayor: Charles Isaya Mwita
Summary
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    Population 4364541
  • km 2
    Area 1393.0
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    GDP N/A
  • emission
    Targets by Reduce 60% GHG emissions
Targets

Targets by Dar Es Salaam City Council

GHG emissions reduction targets

 

    Community
     

  • The Dar Es Salaam City Council has committed to reduce its Community emissions by 60% by 2016 compared to 2014 emission level.

 

    Actions
    Dar es Salaam City Environmental Outlook
    flood resilience Project - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year:
    • Type: Technical / Infrastructural
    • Status: Planning phase

    Dar es Salaam City planned to have flood resilience as the among of adtaptation strategies to climate change. The project includes numbers of activities such as flood modeling, Costrustion of storm water drains, river embarkment and greening the catchment ares. co- benefits to the peo[ple and environment

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    Sectors:
    • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
    • Transport
    Construction of cell and leachate pond (Dar es Salaam City Council) - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year: 2014
    • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
    • Status: In operation

    The project is still in progress

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    Sectors:
    • Waste
    Dar Rapid Transit (DART) phase 1 - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year: 2012
    • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
    • Status: In operation

    Project is in phase one

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    Sectors:
    • Transport
    Solid waste Recycling Project - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year:
    • Type: Action plan
    • Status: Planning phase

    The project aims the ehencing the community on the mulltiple use of the solid waste through reuse, recycle and reduce.

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    Sectors:
    • Waste
    • Industrial processes and product use (IPPU)
    flood resilience Project - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year:
    • Type: Technical / Infrastructural
    • Status: Planning phase

    Dar es Salaam City planned to have flood resilience as the among of adtaptation strategies to climate change. The project includes numbers of activities such as flood modeling, Costrustion of storm water drains, river embarkment and greening the catchment ares. co- benefits to the peo[ple and environment

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    Charcoal stove project - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year:
    • Type: Technical / Infrastructural
    • Status: In operation

    Costruction of 700 charcoal stove and disributed to low income earner communities for reducing the amount of charcoal for domesttic use

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    Tree planting Project - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year:
    • Type: Strategy / Policy
    • Status: In operation

    Tree planting along right of ways, open spaces, schools and public building. It is annual Municipal routine on tree planting in these area according to the targeted budget

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    Water Food Energy Nexus Project (Kinondoni Municipal Council) - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year: 2014
    • Type: Education/Awareness Raising
    • Status: Completed

    The project involves the intergration of three major sectors of Energy, water and Food to demonstrate the linkage between the three sectors. A pilot project has been carried out at Tandale and Hekima Primary schools within Dar es Salaam. The projects aims at increasing efficient energy use, readily availabilty of water and provison of food supplement

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    Sectors:
    • Human health
    MANGROVE AFFORESTATION - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year:
    • Type: Action plan
    • Status: In operation

    Magrove afforestation along Beaches in area of Ununio, Mbewni, kunduchi na Mbewni. These include several number of activities such as seedling, planting and capacity building

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    Relocation of Flood victim to Mabwepwande (Kinondoni Municipal Council) - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year: 2013
    • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
    • Status: In operation

    The action involves the relocation of the 2011 victims from flood prone areas to flood free areas at Mwabwepande. It involves the provision of free plots located in well planned are enable employment creation to the residents of this new settlement. The expected output is to have a livable settlement with better infrastructure which creates new employment opportunities and environmentally sound

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    Sectors:
    • Human health
    Beach Management Plan - Dar Es Salaam City Council
    • Start year:
    • Type: Action plan
    • Status: Planning phase

    Proper management of beaches along Kinondoni Municipality in areas of Coco beach, and Jangwwani beach.

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    Inventories
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    Lord Mayor Charles Isaya Mwita
    Dar Es Salaam City Council, Tanzania

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    Initiative

    Durban Adaptation Charter
    MXCP Signatories
    Earth Hour City Challenge 2014-2015
    Earth Hour City Challenge

    Status of compliance

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