Friday, May 26th

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UNESCO, MUHAS and MoHCDGEC Partnership on Tele-medicine in support of Health Innovation in Tanzania The Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children (MoHCDGEC), the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
Report the truth, community media told Bunda District Commissioner Lydia Bupilipili has called upon community media practitioners to report the truth and shun away from fabricated reports.
UNESCO joins Tanzania to mourn for children lost in a road tragedy UNESCO Dar es Salaam joins the people of the United Republic of Tanzania in mourning, for the death of the 32 students, two teachers and the driver who perished in the tragic road accident on Saturday, 6th May 2017 in Rhotia Karatu, Arusha. We convey our sincere condolences to the School Management, the bereaved families and all Tanzanians in this sad and difficult time.
Ambassador Dr Posi Visits UNESCO Dar es Salaam Office On the 13th April 2017, Ambassador Dr Abdallah Posi paid a visit to UNESCO Dar es Salaam Office, where he held a meeting with the UNESCO Head of Office and Country Representative, Ms. Zulmira Rodrigues and later with all staff members.
Safe Space/Youth Clubs Training Workshop for Teachers and Tutors in Korogwe Within the framework of the implementation of UNESCO Malala Fund for Girls Right to Education, UNESCO Dar es Salaam Office recently organised a two days training workshop for two districts - Pangani and Korogwe in Tanga Region.

Selected Projects

One of the graduates in Segese, Shinyaga proudly displaying her certificate Provision of alternative learning opportunities for adolescent girls forced out of schools due to teenage pregnancies
UNESCO Dar es Salaam office has successfully implemented a project to support adolescent girls and young mothers who dropped out of school due to teenage pregnancies and early marriages.  The project was implemented from March 2012 to September 2015 and has benefited a total of 149 young mothers.

Kumba Dam

Green Economy in Biosphere Reserves (GEBR): A Means to Poverty Reduction, Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
The project is being implemented in East Usambara Biosphere Reserve (EUBR) located within Muheza, Korogwe and Mkinga Districts in Tanga Region. The main goal of the project is to conserve biodiversity, reduce poverty and contribute to sustainable development in sub-Saharan Africa, specifically in the United Republic of Tanzania through biodiversity businesses in Biosphere Reserves.

Joint UN initiative in support of people with albinism