MS TCDC offers a range of Training Programs for development practitioners.


2020 Course Catalogue

Upcoming programs and Events

16th December 2019
Master the data for development,  global data pressure and local statistics capacity to march current and emerging trends 
16th December 2019
Current and emerging practices in institutional resource mobilisation, fundraising and grants management
16th December 2019
Ignite a career path, master the basics of monitoring and evaluation
16th December 2019
Become familiar with the principles, processes, and techniques of project planning and management


MS TCDC is the acronym for MS Training Centre for Development Cooperation, a state of the art development management training institution located in the East African region, situated in Arusha, Northern Tanzania.

Actionaid Denmark is our founding organisation, a Danish NGO, which today has a global presence through its affiliation with ActionAid International.

Throughout the year, and since 1967, MS TCDC has deepened the roots in offering different trainings and workshops which run concurrently in a lively international atmosphere promoting the sharing of experience and cross cultural mediation. Our excellent facilities together with a quiet and pleasant atmosphere makes MS TCDC an ideal place for reflection and learning.

MS TCDC offers a range of standard short courses and tailor made trainings, academic programmes, Swahili language courses, as well as consultancy and advisory services.

Furthermore, we offer conference, seminar and workshop facilities, which benefit from our range of accommodation services, our comfortable and equipped venues.

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Latest news


Following success of the 2019 KAN Festival, MS-TCDC is really excited to announce that the second Knowledge, Art & Networking (KAN) festival is coming up in January 2020. #KANFestival

COMESA Youth Leaders Bootcamp

Enhancing Capacity of Youth to Participate in Policy, Democratic Governance and Socio-Economic Development (Venue: MSTCDC-Arusha, Tanzania, Date:13th-18th Dec 2019)


Meet some of the amazing participants and partners we work with to ensure youth-led change around the world.





Short courses Swahili courses Academic program Tailor-made courses Convening services Accomodation & Cateringservices