Health & Nutrition

Monday 6 August 2018

Afya Bora Project improves maternal and new-born health in Tanzania

Save the Children is implementing Afya Bora Project through integrated Reproductive and Child Health Program (Collaborating Health Promotion and Health Education Unit) in 10 targeted districts in Unguja and Pemba in Tanzania.

Tuesday 18 August 2015

WORLD'S BREASTFEEDING WEEK.

In Tanzania, breastfeeding week was commemorated in Dodoma at the national level however Shinyanga and Lindi hosted such event for the first time ever. Commemorations kicked off on 1st August and culminated on the 7th of August in Kishapu District council.

Tuesday 28 April 2015

Citizens’ Hearing in Tanzania, Tanga 14th - 15th March 2015

How do we Stop Deaths of 8,000 Mothers and 51, 000 Newborn who die every year in Tanzania?...
This was the theme of this year’s White Ribbon Alliance Day (WRA) in Tanzania that is observed annually on the global WRA Day – the 15th of March and one of the key issues discussed in the Citizens’ hearing that was held in Tanga, one of the Coastal regions of Tanzania, within the White Ribbon Week. Women, children from children’s councils and youth participated in discussion on the topic of how central and local governments, development partners and the media could work together with citizens on realisation of this important goal..

Monday 16 March 2015

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS TO BE NOMINATED AS A SUB RECIPIENTS FOR GLOBAL FUND FOR AIDS TUBERCULOSIS AND MALARIA (GFATM) SUPPORTED PROGRAMMES IN TANZANIA, MAINLAND

In 2013 the GFATM launched a new funding model which is designed to have predictable funding, to reward ambitious vision, to work on more flexible timings and with a smoother, shorter process that ensures a higher success rate of applications. To access this fund and in line with Global Fund guidelines, Tanzania through TNCM  submitted  a Joint TB/HIV Concept Note to the Global Fund which was approved in January 2015 where Save the Children  and Ministry of Finance have been named as Principle Recipients.

 

Tuesday 1 April 2014

"The Incubator Of Her Baby" - Husna’s KMC Story

Dodoma Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) unit is located at the regional hospital in Dodoma region