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18 July 2018
News

Closing remarks: UNFPA Deputy Representative On the Occasion of “An Evening with Champions Active to End #FGM.”

His Excellency Roeland van de Geer, Head of Delegation of the European Union to Tanzania and the East African Community Her Excellency Sarah Cooke, British High Commission His Excellency Ian Myles,... Read more

18 July 2018
News
International and national agencies come together to intensify efforts to eliminate FGM

Intensifying efforts to end female genital mutilation

UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, together with the European Union Delegation to Tanzania, the High Commission of Canada, the Embassy of Ireland, the Embassy of the... Read more

13 July 2018
Press Release
An Evening with Champions Active to #EndFGM

An Evening with Champions Active to #EndFGM

On 16 July, 2018, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Tanzania and the East African Community (EAC), the British High Commission, the Embassy of... Read more

4 December 2017
News
Dr Faustine Ndugulile, Deputy Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children

Family planning essential to check population growth

The government has emphasized the need for family planning commodities and services across the country that are essential to check population growth.  It has promised to cooperate with various... Read more

2 December 2017
News

Raising awareness of the impact of HIV on young women and girls

On World AIDS Day 2017, UNFPA and AfriYAN (African Youth and Adolescent Network) representatives gathered together to hold a candlelit vigil to acknowledge the impact HIV/AIDS is having on adolescent... Read more

30 October 2017
Press Release

Swedish Embassy contributes USD 37 million to UN for development activities

The Swedish Embassy in Tanzania has signed an agreement with the United Nations in Tanzania under which Sweden will donate USD 36 million (approximately Sh80.4 billion) for development activities... Read more

19 October 2017
Press Release

Celebrating 72 years of the United Nations

Each year on October 24, the United Nations celebrates its establishment. The United Nations System in Tanzania in partnership with the Government, development partners and youth will mark the 72nd... Read more

14 September 2017
News

Generating innovative solutions to tackle sexual and reproductive health challenges

To tackle some of the challenges facing the young women of Tanzania, UNFPA collaborated with the UNFPA East and Southern Regional Office to design the Innovation Accelerator, dubbed “AMUA”, to find... Read more

7 September 2017
Statement

Jacqueline Mahon, Tanzania Country Office Incoming Representative

Please join us in welcoming Ms. Jacqueline Mahon, the new UNFPA Representative, United Republic of Tanzania. Jacqueline joins the Tanzania Country Office from UNFPA Headquarters in New York, where... Read more

12 August 2017
News

Youth of Tanzania gather in Dodoma for Peace

The United Nations Tanzania, led by UNFPA, in collaboration with the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania and other stakeholders, joined the international community to celebrate... Read more

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