Tanzania suffers high adverse sexual and reproductive health (SRH)

By Friday Simbaya, recently in Dodoma TANZANIA is one of the seven countries in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region participating in a Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR), HIV and AIDS governance funded exercise. Apart from Tanzania, other countries participating in the project which is in its second year are Zambia, Angola, Lesotho, Read more about Tanzania suffers high adverse sexual and reproductive health (SRH)[…]

Police search for man who impregnated 14-year-old girl

By Friday Simbaya, Iringa POLICE in Iringa Region are searching for man age unknown who is accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl and impregnating her. Iringa Regional Police Commander (RPC) Julius Mjengi said the accused man is at large after founding out that he has impregnated girl who is a pupil at Nyanzwa Read more about Police search for man who impregnated 14-year-old girl[…]

DEMOCRACY MUST BE LINKED TO DEVELOPMENT

MBEYA: Economic growth, reduction of poverty and improved quality of life rely on good governance and increased accountability, a firm commitment made by Tanzania government through its Strategy for Growth and Reduction of Poverty phase two, Cluster three. This is contained in a statement issued on Thursday September 15, 2016 to mark International Day of Read more about DEMOCRACY MUST BE LINKED TO DEVELOPMENT[…]

HOW TUITION MADE COMPANIONS WITH MY TEACHER

These are the words of Jackline Masisa (17), who interrupted studies as their first year of Mondo secondary school district Kishapu , having given a pregnant by her school teacher in the neighborhood place where she has access to additional studies or tuition. “He ended teach me, with touching and they would strip clothes, then Read more about HOW TUITION MADE COMPANIONS WITH MY TEACHER[…]

Over 2,000 girls return to school after being mothers

The Ministry of General Education in Zambia re-admitted an average number of 2,047 out of 3,136 girls under the re-entry policy countrywide in the year 2015. Ministry of General Education spokesperson Hillary Chipango said the re-entry policy has scored a number of successes because a number of girls have gone back to school and successfully Read more about Over 2,000 girls return to school after being mothers[…]

YES Tanzania: Invest In Young People’s Educating and Health to realize SDGs

Girls in Uganda become SDG ambassadors, fight teen pregnancy with poetry – See more at: http://www.unfpa.org/SDGambassadors#sthash.ebxKRByG.dpuf Youth Education through Sports Tanzania (YES Tanzania) executive director Kenneth Simbaya has advised that educating young people and investing in their health as well as informing them about their sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) is a smart Read more about YES Tanzania: Invest In Young People’s Educating and Health to realize SDGs[…]

International Youth Day 2016

The theme of the 2016 International Youth Day is “The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production”. This year’s Day is about achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It focuses on the leading role of young people in ensuring poverty eradication and achieving sustainable development through sustainable consumption and production. Read more about International Youth Day 2016[…]