#Tanzania

  • Article: Tanzania Just Lost $300 Million for Banning Pregnant Girls From School
    Education

    Tanzania Just Lost $300 Million for Banning Pregnant Girls From School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 14, 2018

    The World Bank pulled a loan to help make quality secondary education more accessible. Read more

  • Article: 10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding
    Citizenship

    10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 8, 2018

    This is days after Gov. Makonda initiated an LGBTQ witch hunt. Read more

  • Article: Tanzanian Government Distances Itself From Calls for LGBTQ Crackdown
    Citizenship

    Tanzanian Government Distances Itself From Calls for LGBTQ Crackdown

    Nov. 5, 2018|Voice of America

    Last week, a public official asked people to send him the names of anyone "suspected of being gay." Read more

  • Article: A Tanzanian Governor Created a Team to Hunt Down LGBTQ People
    Citizenship

    A Tanzanian Governor Created a Team to Hunt Down LGBTQ People

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 1, 2018

    People are facing violence, anal examinations, and a 30-year prison sentence. Read more

  • Article: Tanzania's President Advises Women to Stop Using Birth Control to Boost Population
    Girls & Women

    Tanzania's President Advises Women to Stop Using Birth Control to Boost Population

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 11, 2018

    President Magufuli said that family planning is for "lazy" people. Read more

  • Article: Britain Helps Stop Millions of Pounds of Heroin From Reaching Europe
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Britain Helps Stop Millions of Pounds of Heroin From Reaching Europe

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 20, 2018

    UK aid is helping crack down on smuggling in Tanzania. Read more

  • Article: Africa Is Leading the Way in the Fight Against Plastic
    Environment

    Africa Is Leading the Way in the Fight Against Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|July 30, 2018

    Throughout the continent, the movement against plastic waste is growing. Read more

  • Article: Woman Who Was Attacked for Having Albinism Will Climb Mount Kilimanjaro
    Citizenship

    Woman Who Was Attacked for Having Albinism Will Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

    July 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We need to let society know that there is no difference between us and them." Read more