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18 July 2022
End unmet need for family planning. UNFPA, FCDO & Ministry of Health Handing over of FP Commodities. Photo: Warren Bright @UNFPA

UNFPA Tanzania with the efforts to End unmet need for Family planning

The United Nations Organization for Reproductive Health and Population UNFPA has entrusted the Government of Tanzania with the support of... Read more

13 July 2022
Hilda, Bugarama Resident, a GBV survivor and champion of change. Photo @UNFPATanzania / Warren Bright

Improved Access to Gender-Based Violence Prevention and Response Create Change for Women and Girls in Bugarama Ward

Hilda is more than a survivor; she is an instigator of change who boldly stepped forward to seek support in response to gender-based violence in her... Read more

11 July 2022
Young People in Tanzania Advocating for the Global Goals Photo: @UNFPATanzania / Warren Bright

Statement of the Executive Director on World Population Day - 11 July 2022

World Population Day offers a moment to celebrate human progress. Our world, despite its challenges, is one where higher shares of people are... Read more

17 June 2022
Women at the Bugarama Knowledge Centre, Msalala-Kahama Shinyanga. Photo @UNFPATanzania/ Warren Bright

UNFPA Join hands with Government to support census in Tanzania

A census is a large and challenging exercise, but its importance cannot be overstated. More than just a headcount of how many people are living in... Read more

23 May 2022
Fistula survivors telling their own story. Photo: @UNFPATanzania Warren Bright

“I lived a miserable life. I thought that life was all over for me, just ruined”

Eliminating fistula is a key element of “leaving no one behind” and the world risks failing to achieve the SDG targets if there is still a woman/girl... Read more

5 May 2022
Midwives from Muhimbili National Hospital, Tanzania showcasing their work. Photo: @UNFPATanzania / Warren Bright

The unsung hero: a young “Midwife” Who Is Making a Difference .

The experience of childbirth makes a big difference in whether women seek care during future pregnancies. During this International Day of the... Read more

4 April 2022

SYP Realising the potential of every young person: “Kijana Acha Alama”

The Safeguard Young People (SYP) programme is official launched in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, with the Hon Patrobas Katambi,the deputy Minister of... Read more

30 March 2022

7 myths about unintended pregnancy debunked

Half. That is the alarmingly high proportion of pregnancies that girls and women do not deliberately choose. The neglected crisis of unintended... Read more

7 March 2022

Ensuring Women and Girls Count for Generation Equality

Joint message from the United Nations Resident Coordinator, UN Women, UNFPA and UNICEF Representatives, and the Ambassadors of Belgium, Canada,... Read more

7 March 2022

Women and girls pay a heavy price during conflicts and emergencies

More than 1.7 million people, mostly women and children, have now fled from their homes in Ukraine to neighbouring countries. For them, displacement... Read more