Functions of TAWIRI PDF Print E-mail

To promote the development, improvement and protection of the wildlife industry in the United Republic of Tanzania

  1. To carry out, and promote the carrying out of, enquiries experiments and research in wildlife and environment generally
  2. To maintain, develop and fund all ongoing or projected wildlife research in the United Republic of Tanzania
  3. To carry out research and investigation into various aspects of wildlife for the purpose of establishing, improving or developing modern methods or techniques of wildlife and environmental conservation and the management, selection and use of wildlife and wildlife products
  4. To carry out research and investigation into wildlife diseases and their causes so as to develop ways of preventing or controlling the occurrence of particular wildlife diseases or any category of them
  5. To coordinate all wildlife research which is carried out within the United Republic of Tanzania
  6. To establish and operate a system of documentation and dissemination of the findings of inquiries, experiments and research carried out by or on behalf of the Institute, or other information on wildlife acquired by the Institute
  7. To undertake the collection, preparation, publication and distribution of statistics relating to wildlife, and promote and develop instruction and training in wildlife
  8. In co-operation with the Government or any persons, within or outside the United Republic of Tanzania, to promote or provide facilities for the instruction and training of local personnel for carrying out wildlife research, and for the management of the wildlife industry
  9. To advise the Government, public institutions and other persons or bodies of persons engaged in the wildlife industry in the United Republic of Tanzania on the practical application of the findings of inquiries, experiments and research carried out by or on behalf of the Institute
  10. To assume responsibility for the control and management of the business and affairs of any Centre established or deemed to have been established by or under the Act
  11. To do anything or enter into any transaction which, in the opinion of the Board, is necessary or desirable for the purposes of the better performance of the functions of the Institute under the Act