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


Upcoming programs and Events

07th February 2022
This is an introductory course that aim at introducing Swahili Language and its culture to participants.
07th February 2022
Swahili Intermediate course is a continuation of Swahili language and culture foundation that was built on beginner’s level.
07th February 2022
Understand digital rights, minimise digital security risks, and protect organisation data
07th February 2022
Harness your leadership potential to strengthen teams and organisation performance


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

Job Opportunity: Director of Operations

We are looking for an experienced Director of Operations who will contribute to ensuring that the financial and administrative functions are well-managed and retaining the highest standards.


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