Tehakatu'u Development Association

"To empower the community"  

   About Us:

Tehakatu'u Development Association (TDA) is a registered organization under the Charitable Act of Solomon Islands (Registered No. CT102/2011).

TDA was established in March 2009 by members of the Tehakatu’u tribe in Lughu bay on Rennell Island in the Rennell Bellona province with a view to mitigating the development problems and engage in conservation programs by mobilizing local and external resources.

It is an indigenous, non-profitable making NGO, neutral of any political,religious and racial attitudes.

Our Vision

To see a developed Tehakatu’u society where all people are empowered, educated, healthy and living in a green environment.

Our Mission

To contribute towards the improvement of the lives of the Tehakatu’u people through sustainable integrated community based development programmes primarily focused on livelihoods, empowerment, conservation, health and education.

The membership of the TDA Board of Trustees, as of 17th June 2010 is;

1. Henry NIKA - Chairman

2. Joseph W. PUIA - Secretary

3. Jeffery SU'ANIU - Treasurer

4. Robert TEGHOPE - Member

5. Roselyn PONGI - Member

Project Coordinators:

1. Derek PONGI
    Email: derek.pongi@gmail.com
    Mobile: +677 7464226I 

2. Willie SAU KAITU'U
    Email: willie.sau.kaituu@gmail.com
    Mobile: +677 7424524