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


Upcoming programs and Events

06th December 2021
In this highly participatory course, our expert facilitators show you the key principles for good financial management, how to manage financial resources more effectively, and how to integrate good financial management systems.
06th December 2021
Acquire skills and knowledge and acquaint yourself with digital tools for collecting evidence-based information as a basis for documenting, communicating and promoting best practices.
06th December 2021
The course is premised on the fundamental human rights principle that public services should be accessible to all, and meet the needs and priorities of people based on their gender, age, disability, ethnicity, and social context. 
06th December 2021
Know your rights, obligations and duties as a board member or director and you are able to practice “good board governance"


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

We are seeking for the Head of Finance

We are seeking for and individual with a strategic mindset, sound leadership qualities and a broad understanding of financial management principles to join our team.

Join the African Dignity Index Fellow

Opportunity to create avenues for research and debate that results in raising the profile and awareness of often neglected but eminent issues of concern in the African society.


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





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