#Tanzania

  • Article: 20 People Arrested for ‘Homosexuality’ While Attending HIV/AIDS Workshop in Tanzania
    Citizenship

    20 People Arrested for ‘Homosexuality’ While Attending HIV/AIDS Workshop in Tanzania

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 18, 2017

    The government has also recently cracked down on HIV/AIDS health services. Read more

  • Article: Tanzanian Court Sentenced Six to Prison for Cutting Off the Hand of Albino Boy
    Citizenship

    Tanzanian Court Sentenced Six to Prison for Cutting Off the Hand of Albino Boy

    Sept. 5, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Albinos are attacked for their body parts, which are prized in witchcraft and can fetch a high price Read more

  • Article: Food for Refugees Is ‘Running Out’ in Tanzania, World Food Programme Warns in Call for More Funds
    Food & Hunger

    Food for Refugees Is ‘Running Out’ in Tanzania, World Food Programme Warns in Call for More Funds

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 30, 2017

    Rations for refugees from Burundi and DRC will be cut if funding does not increase. Read more

  • Article: After Delivering Thousands of Units of Blood in Rwanda, This Company is Headed to Tanzania
    Finance & Innovation

    After Delivering Thousands of Units of Blood in Rwanda, This Company is Headed to Tanzania

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 25, 2017

    Drones can avoid hills and mudslides to make speedy medical deliveries. Read more

  • Article: Tanzania's Ban on Pregnant Girls in School Violates Basic Rights
    Girls & Women

    Tanzania's Ban on Pregnant Girls in School Violates Basic Rights

    June 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Over 55,000 Tanzanian schoolgirls have been expelled from school over the last decade. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Welcomes the Nomination of Ambassador Mark Green to Serve as USAID Administrator
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Global Citizen Welcomes the Nomination of Ambassador Mark Green to Serve as USAID Administrator

    By Zachory Nowosadzki|June 21, 2017

    Ambassador Green has spent a lifetime advocating for international development Read more

  • Article: Meet 14-Year-Old Julius – One of 3 Million Child Laborers in Tanzania
    Citizenship

    Meet 14-Year-Old Julius – One of 3 Million Child Laborers in Tanzania

    April 4, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "There are more than four million child laborers in Tanzania aged between 5 and 17." Read more

  • Article: Albino Children in Tanzania — Hunted for Their Body Parts — Get Help in US
    Health

    Albino Children in Tanzania — Hunted for Their Body Parts — Get Help in US

    March 27, 2017

    "Their body parts are highly valued in witchcraft and can fetch a high price." Read more