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11 October 2022
Girls in Kigoma, Tanzania, celebrating the power of adolescent girls initiatives. Photo @UNTanzania KJP

Taking Action to Leave No Girl Behind in Tanzania

The national theme of this year’s International Day of the Girl Child is: “Our time is now–our rights, our future”, in Kiswahili “Haki zetu ni hatma... Read more

11 October 2022
Sifa, 19, from Quissanga in Mozambique.

Disturbing rise in teenage pregnancy, child marriage, gender-based violence  and HIV infection in adolescent girls in East and Southern Africa ​​– we need to act collectively and with urgency

Girls’ sheer resilience in the face of adversity is cause for celebration this International Day of The Girl Child. While East and Southern Africa... Read more

6 October 2022
In Tanzania's first digital census, 99,99% of households were counted.

Everyone counts in efforts to leave no one behind in Tanzania - first digital census a success

Two weeks, 14 million households and 205,000 census enumerators. Across Tanzania, reaching even the remotest areas, the 2022 Population and Housing... Read more

8 September 2022
Honorable Anne Beathe Tvinnereim, the Norwegian Minister of International Development.

Norwegian Minister of International Development visits Tanzania – Roundtable discussion on Universal Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health and Reproductive Rights

Dar es Salaam – 08 September 2022. On the occasion of the Norwegian Minister of International development’s visit to Tanzania, a roundtable... Read more

12 August 2022
Young People in Tanzania, IYD Commemorations, Nothing About Youth without Youth.Photo: @UNFPATanzania / Ayubu Lulesu

International Youth Day in Tanzania Highlights Role of Youth in Development

“Youth are standing up, and need to stand up…” sang Rehema Jumbo as she and the Jamii Imara cultural group performed in front of an audience of... Read more

29 July 2022
Finland Ambassador Her excellency Riita Swain, speaking with the new born mothers at Amana Referal Hospital, Ilala Dar Es Salaam

UNFPA - Finland renovates Amana Hospital, handing over of medical equipments

UNFPA Tanzania with the financial support from the government of Finland has donated medical equipment and renovated Amana Hospital’s maternity ward... Read more

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 Sexual and Reproductive Health Agency, UNFPA has entrusted the Government of Tanzania with the support of contraceptives.

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