The United Republic of Tanzania

Tobacco Research Institute of Tanzania (TORITA)

Mission, Vision and Core Values


To become an excellent research institution that contributes to the increase of tobacco productivity and quality, through managing pests and diseases, environment and curing facilities.


To promote and increase the quality of tobacco produced in the country and improve the livelihood of tobacco growers and stakeholders through the adoption of good agricultural technologies that conserving the environment for the sustainability of the crop

Core Values

The core values of TORITA are transparency, accountability, integrity, teamwork, professionalism, excellence, partnership and equity.