HIV AND AIDS IN TANZANIA

HIV and AIDS statistics for Tanzania In 2013, 1.4 million people were living with HIV in Tanzania, equating to an estimated HIV prevalence of around 5%.1 This accounts for 6% of the total number of people living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa, and 4% of all people living with HIV globally. In 2013, 72,000 people[…]

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[…]

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.[…]