Green Resource Innovations for Livelihood Improvement (GRILI)

Project Summary

Using two plant species, Synadenium glaucescens and Commiphora swynnertonii, as model plants for adding value and up-scaling technologies. It is carried out in the Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania and Manyara region where Synadenium glaucescens, and Commiphora swynnertonii are found in plenty and highly utilized as source of traditional medicine.

Its main objective is to catalyse the socio-economic development and poverty reduction through training, research and expansion of market opportunities of value added Green Resource Products (GRPs) with pharmacological value for livelihood improvement.

Hosting Unit
Solomon Mahlangu College of Science and Education
Hosting Department
Department of Chemistry and Physics
Project Leader
Dr. Faith Mabiki
Funding Agency

 Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) through Danida fellowship Center ​​​​​​​

Project Status
Ongoing Project
Project Completion Date
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