Lawyers’ Environmental Action Team (LEAT)

LEAT is leading the Tanzanian Coalition effort to implement TAI report recommendations, including conducting community training on access rights and establishing a media campaign on access rights.

The Lawyers’ Environmental Action Team is the first public interest environmental law organization in Tanzania. It was established in 1994 and formally registered in 1995 under the Societies Ordinance. Its mission is to ensure sound natural resource management and environmental protection in Tanzania.

LEAT carries out policy research, advocacy, and selected public interest litigation. Its membership largely includes lawyers concerned with environmental management and democratic governance in Tanzania.




Mazingira House, Mazingira Street, Mikocheni Area, P. O. Box 12605
City, Postal: 
Dar es Salaam