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26 January 2017
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Dr. Hashina Begum, Acting Country Representative UNFPA Tanzania with Hon. Mahmoud Thabit Kombo Health Minister in Zanzibar.. showing the signed handing over agreement
He said the time is high that health staff need to assess   themselves and plan on roles that can play to curb this    Problem. The Minister has commended UNFPA for being strategic partner in... Read more
5 April 2016
Feature Story
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... Read more
5 April 2016
Feature Story
“I started being sick at 10 years old….. I found out I was HIV positive at 14”. Tabitha is a 21 year old member of the UNFPA Youth Advisory Panel (YAP) and a HIV activist from Zanzibar. “When I found... Read more
18 November 2015
In the News
The UNFPA team led by the Deputy Representative Dr. Hashina Begum conducted a stakeholders’ consultation with 11 key informants from the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar to assess the Civil... Read more
18 November 2015
Dispatch
In celebrating the International Day of the Girl Child on October 11, Tanzania joined everyone ​​who believes that girls should experience happy childhoods, free of violence and discrimination. The... Read more
18 November 2015
In the News
In celebrating the International Day of the Girl Child on October 11, Tanzania joins everyone ​​who believes that girls should experience happy childhoods, free of violence and discrimination. This... Read more
1 June 2015
In the News
KIGOMA, Tanzania – Women are giving birth on ferries, in temporary shelters and en route to Tanzania’s Nyarugusu refugee camp, say relief workers responding to the Burundi crisis, which has sent tens... Read more
21 January 2015
In the News
TARIME, Tanzania - As efforts to end female genital mutilation (FGM) intensify in Tanzania, more than 800 young people in Tarime and Loliondo districts have gone through alternative rites of passage... Read more
21 January 2015
In the News
The story of 16-year-old Diana (not her real name), a girl from Sirari district who, together with her sister, graduated from a month-long alternative rites of passage camp at the UNFPA-supported... Read more
7 October 2014
In the News
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – Happiness, from the Mara Region of Tanzania, was 12 years old when her parents decided she was old enough to be married. They pulled her from school, planned to have her... Read more

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