MS TCDC is a Training Centre for Development Cooperation in Eastern and Southern Africa. We are situated close to Arusha in Northern Tanzania (East Africa). Throughout the year different courses and workshops run concurrently in a lively international atmosphere promoting sharing of experience and cross cultural discussions. Excellent facilities together with a quiet and pleasant atmosphere make it an ideal place for reflection and learning 

Development Training courses
We offer Short Standard Courses in two areas; namely courses for strengthening internal governance and learning and courses enhancing development impact, democracy, good governance and policy change.
Swahili Language courses
During the last 40 years, MS TCDC has developed extensive expertise in enabling expatriates to improve their language skills. As a result, our training has gained a very strong reputation in the East African Region.
Academic programs
Academic programs
MS TCDC offers academic programs including Bachelor of Art in Governacne and Development, Bachelor of Art in Non Profit Studies and Masters of Science in Governance and Leadership . In 2016 we will also introduce BA in Leadership for Sustainable Development and Masters of Science in Leadership for Sustainable Development .
MS TCDC provides an ideal venue for development organisations from different parts of the world to conduct their conferences, workshops, meeting and training.
Language courses
On a visit to East Africa and specifically Arusha MS TCDC offers a memorable stay at our cost conceous accomodation facilities on the slopes of Mt. Meru with assurance of quality services and confortable ambience. 

Swahili Beginners testimonial
Briana from University of Minnesota, USA attended a special 8 weeks programme at MS TCDC, as a Swahili beginners.
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Carolyne and Roberta were all participants from the Gender and Human right course which was offered at MS TCDC.
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Get to know  about MS TCDC offerings from the programme participants
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A Civil Society actively initiating, leading, sustaining and succeeding in popular struggles for a more just, democratic and sustainable world.
Mission Statement:

MS TCDC’s mission is to build the capacity of leaders of present and tomorrow’s political struggles through:

• Training in democratic governance and leadership to enhance knowledge, skills and motivation/confidence for civic and political action, solidarity building and networking

• Providing a creative, open and safe space for networking, reflection, knowledge   sharing, and organizing individual and collective action for a more just democratic and sustainable world

• Innovative resource mobilization approaches for sustaining capacity building for leaders of popular struggles.