Category: Health Care

climate change Tanzania

Access To Safe Water, Sanitation Services The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved 44.9 US million dollars to support access to safe water and sanitation services for the poor in rural and urban communities. According to a statement to the media from World Bank Tanzania offices, the funds will also be used to […]

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micro finance projects Tanzania

Funding Improves Prenatal, Infant Care MAISHA is a Kiswahili word that means life, but under a programme being undertaken in Tanzania by the US Agency for International Development (USAID), it stands for Mothers and Infants, Safe Healthy Alive project. The Director of MAISHA Jhpiego Programme, Dr Dunstan Bishanga, says the scheme was established in 2008 […]

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global warming and climate change Tanzania

Advocates Clash Over Education and Regulation The Tanzania government’s new proposed constitution has been heavily influenced by NGOs that promote contraceptives and abortion rights, says Emil Hagamu, director of English-speaking Africa for Human Life International. He and other pro-life leaders are calling attention to problematic new passages in the proposed constitution, which is scheduled for […]

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global warming and climate change Tanzania

Ebola Virus Killing Tourism Travel companies have revealed that bookings for African safari holidays have dropped by up to 70 percent following the deadly Ebola outbreak. Tour operators say demand for holidays in traditional safari hotspots such as Kenya in east Africa has plummeted in recent months, despite being almost 3,000 miles away from the […]

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global warming and climate change Tanzania

We Fell In Love With The People Of Tanzania At first, the King George County women went to Tanzania to see the wildlife—and they weren’t disappointed by the amazing array of elephants and wildebeests, zebras and giraffes, ostriches and albatrosses. But as Teri Priebe, a travel agent, and Paula Van Alstine, a fitness instructor, got […]

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Child Sodomy A Rising Problem Child abuse is rising in the country and thus denying children of their basic rights, a new report by the Legal and Human Rights Centre (LHRC) has revealed. The report, dubbed “Tanzania Human Rights Report 2013,” documents human rights in the country with special focus on various issues and events […]

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