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Why Tanzania?

  • One of the fastest growing economies in the world – real GDP growth >7%
  • 44 million acres of arable, fertile land; only 21% under cultivation
  • Abundant natural resources; gateway to East Africa
Member Organisation

NameAssociation of Tanzania Employers

Direct corporate members: 1400

Associated members: 6000

Membership rates: Entrance fee 100,000 TZS; annual subscription ranging from 100,000-800,000 TZS depending on size of company

Labour Law Services: legal advisory services; personalized consultations; representation before the Courts of Law and CMA, processing of work and residence permits; development of human resources documents; chairing of disciplinary hearings; drafting of collective bargaining agreements; publications; advocacy

Training Programmes: Labour & Employment Issues


Name: Dr. Aggrey K. Mlimuka

Role:  Executive Director

Contact:  Tel: + 255 784 603 517      Email: mlimuka@ate.or.tz

Background: Dr. Mlimuka is an Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania since December 1989. He was also a Senior Lecturer in Law, at the University of Dar es Salaam for over 30 years. He is a certified Board Director with the Institute of Directors of Tanzania (IoDT). He did his LL.B & LL.M studies at the University of Dar es Salaam in 1983 and 1986 respectively. He later did Postgraduate Diploma in International Law and Organisation for Development at the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, 1989 and thereafter LL.M (magna cum laude) at the University of Hamburg, 1992 and Dr. Jur (magna cum laude) at the University of Hamburg, 1997. Before joining the Association of Tanzania Employers as Executive Director in January 2006, he worked as a National Project Coordinator for an ILO Project on Strengthening Labour Relations in East Africa (SLAREA) in Tanzania from April 2001 to Dec. 2005. Dr Mlimuka is a member of various Boards in Tanzania.