About CDI

CARE FOR DIGNITY AND INNOVATION (CDI)

is a non-government organization which was founded in 2016. It became legally registered under the Non-Governmental Organizations Act, 2002 of the Laws of Tanzania under the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Children and Elderly on 17th February 2018, operating on both the mainland and Zanzibar island.

CDI works to promote sustainable livelihoods, decent health and quality education for all. We provide psycho-social support to women, youth and people with disabilities. It does so by providing direct educational support to disabled children and providing free legal services to these marginalized groups We focus on youth involvement in development issues, gender-based violence prevention, health awareness and economic empowerment.

VISION
Having a healthy and well-educated community, stable economy and equal rights to all people including those with disabilities.

MISSION

CDI’s mission is to empower communities in Tanzania to transform their lives socially and economically. Promoting equal rights through education, training, and information sharing.

TARGET GROUP

People with disabilities
Women and young girls
Youth