The foundation of our work and motivation are the people we are working with


John Melau Laizer

John is our farm manager and head teacher of all Kiswahili courses.

Esta Masele

Esta works with us since 2017.

Emmanuel John

Emmanuel attended our first PDC and is our gardener since the beginning.

Kitchen & Accommondation

Mery Laizer

Fatima Juma

Fatima is our food&accommondation manager. She is responsible for our kitchen team and the facilities.

Hadia Kessy


Laura Maier

Laura is the operations manager and responsible for the coordination of all projects and employees.


Antonia Brommann

longterm volunteer 2018/2019

Paula Rennert

First longterm volunteer 2017/18

Leonard Heiler

longterm volunteer 2018/2019



Moritz Bielesch

First longterm volunteer 2017/18


Franko Göhse

Franko is director and one of the initially idea fonders of the PPIZ. He is the head of the FTSC, which is coordination the permaculture focused landscaping for Fumba Town Zanzibar.

Mwatima Juma

Mwatima is on of the initially founders, our local partner and owner of the PPIZ land. We are connected with her in mind and idea. She is a leading voice for organic agriculture in Tanzania and Zanzibar.

Halima Juma

Bernadette Kirsch

She is the head of landscaping design for FTSC. She is working with us since the beginning and managed the project initially.

Fatima Juma