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12 June 2017

AFRIYAN TANZANIA MOURNS FOR UNFPA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DR.BABATUNDE OSOTIMEHIN

When we met Dr.Babatunde Osotimehin, ‘’A champion of health for all’’

5 June 2017

Norway Embassy in Tanzania Mourns with UNFPA Tanzania Country Office for the pass away of ED, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin

With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home last night. He was 68 years old.

12 April 2017

Young People Reaching Out to the Most Vulnerable

Young people of Tanzania are not sitting by waiting for social progress; the young people UNFPA works with are pro-active members of society who want to see change. Sada Mohamed Zahran is a volunteer with UNFPA partner...

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End Fistula, Statement by Hon. Ummy Mwalimu Minister of Health Community Development Gender, Elderly and Children
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The practice and prevalence of FGM has been highlighted as an area of concern in Tanzania by CEDAW, CESCR, CRC and the Universal Periodic Review.
Women with no education get married on average at age 17.7 years versus 23.1 years for women with secondary or higher education.

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