PAICODEO is a membership, non-profit organization for Pastoralists in Tanzania. It was established in 2003. Its primary objective is to coordinate development activities and advocacy efforts for the Pastoralists in Tanga, Morogoro, Coast, Mbeya, Iringa and Manyara regions. The coordination of activities of the organization is centered in a headquarters office in Morogoro municipality, the center of the six member regions.
PAICODEO works towards the sustainable development of indigenous pastoralist community and cultural recognition and preservation. To achieve this goal, the organisation promotes the livelihoods of Indigenous pastoralists through preservation of their cultural values, utilization of locally available resources and informed participation with consent for their development.