Tanzania Industrial Research and Development Organization (TIRDO)
is a multi-disciplinary research and development organization established
by an Act of Parliament No. 5 of 1979 and it became operational on 1st April, 1979.
Its mandate is to assist the industrial sector of Tanzania by providing
technical expertise and support services to upgrade their technology base.
As well, carrying out applied research, for the development of suitable
technologies, and value addition to indigenous resources through industrial processing.