Village Africa works in the villages of Yamba and Milingano in the West Usambara Mountains in the Tanga region of Tanzania, East Africa.

  • Yamba is a small village high in the mountains, amidst forest.
  • SO4degrees40.982, EO38degrees34.576
  • 4384 feet (1336 metres)
  • Population 1200

Yamba Landscape

Yamba Sunset

Milingano is a flat, hot, dusty valley, surrounded by mountains and forest.

  • SO4degrees43.305, EO38degrees35.947
  • 1665 feet (507 metres)
  • Population 3500

Milingano Landscape

Milingano Scene