It is my distinguished pleasure and honor to welcome you all to Tanzania Industrial Research and Development Organization. TIRDO is a national industrial research Organization whose mandate is to undertake industrial research, to provide technology services and, to disseminate research findings that will have an impact on socio-economic activities in the country.
The transformation of TIRDO into a highly reputable and competitive research centre under the Tanzania Development Vision 2025, can only be realized through deliberate capacity building initiatives, attracting and retaining high caliber professionals, upgrading quality of the Research, Technology and Innovation programmes, at the organization. The infrastructure development for industrial research and technology services provision at TIRDO, represents the largest investment of the organization. When complete, the laboratories will serve as research, technology and innovation hub, targeting value addition of the raw material resources across the country, and in the East African region.
Prof. Mkumbukwa M.A. Mtambo
DIRECTOR GENERAL - TIRDO