Experts embrace good parental care for girl child protection.

Experts embrace good parental care for girl child protection.

Esther Mwaikambo, a Professor and first female Tanzanian Doctor has counseled women to adhere on the good morals and ethics needed in the society in order to build up strong family with bright future. She also challenged them to be strong and obedient enough to encounter several challenges instead of complaining to the government and… Read More

Women miners demand for technology investments.

Women miners demand for technology investments.

In an effort to stimulate the government industrialization strategy, the women local miners have requested the stakeholders in the sector to empower them by investing in the technology and technical support to improve the industry. Speaking at the just ended 14th Gender Festival event today, Rachel Njau Chairman for Tanzania Woman Mining (TWM) said that… Read More

Land conflicts bottlenecks Development. (GF17/TJ17)

Land conflicts bottlenecks Development. (GF17/TJ17)

Activists have jointly recommended the government to pass on the mandate for land ownership to villagers in order to eliminate the longstanding land conflicts with the investors, government and among them. They also demand for transparency in the land ownership and decision making process purposely to help villagers to have needed information. Mary Mwanyiku one… Read More

WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS CALL FOR MORE RESOURCE INVESTMENTS. (GF17/TJ17)

WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS CALL FOR MORE RESOURCE INVESTMENTS. (GF17/TJ17)

Executive Director for Women Fund Tanzania (WFT) Mary Rusimbi during the 2017 GF. Women entrepreneurs have underlined the necessity for the government to allocate enough financial and technical resources to women development groups to support them economically and socially. They said that supporting women entrepreneurs initiatives will help to accelerate local markets for their produce… Read More

Mifumo kandamizi kwenye sekta ya kilimo ikemewe (GF17/TJ17)

Mifumo kandamizi kwenye sekta ya kilimo ikemewe (GF17/TJ17)

LUCIA  Akaro,  mwakilishi  wa  EKAMA  Development  Foundation Tanzania  amesema kuna  haja ya  mifumo kandamizi  kwa  wanawake  kukemewa . Akaro ametoa kauli hiyo wakati akiwasilisha mada ya ardhi,kilimo, uzinduaji,uchimbaji madini na mabadiliko  ya  tabia  nchini  kwa wanawake  na makundi yaliyoko pembezoni  wakati  wa  warsha  zinazoendelea  katika tamasha la jinsia la 14  liloloandaliwa na mtandao wa jinsia Tanzania (TGNP – Mtandao ) “Kundi la wanawake ndilo kundi linaloathirika zaidi na mabadiliko ya Tabia nchi  Katika  kupambana na  ukatili  wa  kijinsia.  Kuna haja  ya  kuanzisha  majukwaa mbali  mbali ya  utoaji  wa  elimu  kwa  jamii ili kuondokana na unyanyasaji  wa  familia kupitia  ardhi ama mavuno “ Dada… Read More

Women demand Gender focused Land Policies (GF17)

Women demand Gender focused Land Policies (GF17)

  Women farmers have reacted over the existing oppressive customary laws that deny them the right to posses land and other resources something that retards them from engaging in economic activities. They said the laws undermine them to have access in agriculture and mining sector despite the fact that they are able to work in… Read More

“Women can do it independently”-Hon Makinda

“Women can do it independently”-Hon Makinda

The former speaker of the National Parliament Anna Makinda yesterday challenged the women in Tanzania to embrace self-capacity and confidence and to belief that they are able to contribute to the development like other people. She told them that they should not stay idle and wait for support from men, but they have to work… Read More

Mabalozi pamoja na mashirika ya kimataifa kuungana ili kuwezesha usawa wa Kijinsia.

Mabalozi pamoja na mashirika ya kimataifa kuungana ili kuwezesha usawa wa Kijinsia.

Mabalozi, mashirika ya kimataifa yapongeza tamasha la jinsia BALOZI wa Ireland nchini Tanzania, Fionnuala Gilsenan amesema “hakutakuwa na mafanikio bila utambuzi wa haki za makundi yaliyokandamizwa.” Gilsenan ametoa kauli hiyo leo, wakati wa ufunguzi wa maazimisho ya Tamasha la Jinsia linalowakutanisha wanaharakati zaidi ya 1000 kutoka ndani na nje ya nchi. Tamasha hilo la 14 limeandaliwa… Read More