Background of Tanzania Youth Espouse for Gender and Development
Tanzania Youth Espouse for Gender and Development (TYEGD), is a youth non-governmental and non-profit making organization which emerged through a collective critical reflection on Gender relations, Human Rights and the position of young people in bringing about social change in the community through their collective efforts. The organization was established in 2015 and got its registration in August 2017 under NGO Act 2002, with registration number 00NGO/0009374. It’s headquartered in Bunda District, Mara region Tanzania, and it is registered to work in Tanzania mainland. Currently, TYEGD has representatives in five Regions of Mwanza, Geita, Mtwara, Iringa and Dar es Salaam.