Dar es Salaam Press Release
|05/19/2020 - 08:34||
Japan and WFP partner to fight malnutrition in Tanzania
DAR ES SALAAM ? The Japanese government has contributed US$1.5 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to support the implementation of the four-year Boresha Lishe nutrition project in rural areas of central Tanzania.
|05/15/2020 - 01:26||
WFP launches international passenger air service for humanitarian and health workers in Tanzania
DAR ES SALAAM – On 15 May, a passenger flight ferrying humanitarian and health workers into Tanzania is set to arrive from Addis Ababa in Ethiopia. This is the first flight of its kind since commercial air services were suspended in Tanzania in an attempt to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
|03/10/2020 - 07:52||
FUFA President promises $200 to each player on Uganda U17 team to eliminate Tanzania
FUFA president Eng. Moses Magogo has challenged the national U17 women football team players to believe in themselves and be mentally tougher when they play Tanzania this weekend.
|03/10/2020 - 06:18||
FUFA announces free entrance for Uganda U17 Girls national team game against Tanzania
Uganda will host Tanzania in the return leg of the second round qualifying phase, seeking to overturn the 2-1 loss they suffered in Dar es Salaam at the start of this month.
|03/05/2020 - 21:11||
U of T expands Reach Project, focused on international development, to other universities
Through the Reach Alliance, U of T plans to partner with six other universities by the spring of 2022 (photo courtesy of Reach Project)
|02/27/2020 - 04:57||
Uganda U17 girls team head coach Ayub pleased with preparations, confident of a positive result away in Tanzania
Ayub Khalifa Kiyingi, the national U17 women football team head coach remains positive ahead of a crucial away fixture against East African neighbours Tanzania slated for this coming weekend in Dar es salaam.
|02/25/2020 - 11:29||
United Republic of Tanzania (35)
Joint statement by QU Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Mark Lowcock, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator; and David Beasley, Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP).
|02/24/2020 - 13:07||
Tanzania: No justice as journalist Kabendera slapped with heavy fines after months in jail
Responding to news that investigative journalist Erick Kabendera has been released from jail after paying fines amounting to more than 118,000 US dollars, Amnesty International’s Director for East and Southern Africa Deprose Muchena said:
|02/16/2020 - 22:27||
FIFA U17 Women World Cup Qualifier: Uganda National Team embark on 2nd round preparations
Uganda will be facing off with East African neighbours Tanzania with the first leg of the two-legged fixture scheduled to be played on March 1st, 2020 in Dar es Salaam.
|02/10/2020 - 14:34||
RELEASE: WRI Ross Center Prize for Cities 2020-2021 Opens; Now Accepting Applications for Transformative Urban Climate Projects
ABU DHABI (February 10, 2020)— Today, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities launched the second cycle of the WRI Ross Center Prize for Cities, a global competition that celebrates transformative urban change. The announcement comes during the 10th session of the United Nations World Urban Forum, the world’s largest gathering of urban changemakers. Applications are now being accepted for the Prize for Cities, which will award $250,000 to one winner and $25,000 each to four runners-up.
|02/03/2020 - 16:15||
Tanzania: Obstructions to LGBT Health, Rights
A gay man with HIV in a clinic in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, November 16, 2016. Due to the government's crackdown on the gay community, the man had been afraid to pick his medicine up for two weeks in spite of the risks to his health.
|Human Rights Watch|
|01/16/2020 - 19:09||
FIFA U20 Women World Cup Qualifiers: Travelling Squad Confirmed
Uganda National U20 Women Football team technical staff has released the final team that will travel to Dar es Salaam to take on Tanzania in the first leg of FIFA U20 Women World Cup Qualifiers.
|01/15/2020 - 12:56||
ALA Appoints Tracie D. Hall as Executive Director
CHICAGO - The American Library Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracie D. Hall as its executive director, effective February 24, 2020. Following a nationwide search, Hall was selected to succeed Mary W. Ghikas, who has worked for ALA since 1995 and served as executive director since January 2018. Hall is the first female African American executive director in ALA’s history.
|12/30/2019 - 16:29||
Pictorial: FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogos end of year 2019 Address
The President of Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) Eng. Moses Magogo addressed the media on Monday, December 30, 2019 in the end of year message delivered at FUFA House, Mengo in Kampala.
|12/22/2019 - 10:27||
Copa Dar es Salaam 2019: Uganda Sand Cranes register hard-fought win after shootout over hosts Tanzania
The Uganda Beach Soccer Team (Sand Cranes) started the Copa Dar es Salaam Beach Soccer Tournament on a high note after defeating hosts Tanzania in a shootout.
|12/22/2019 - 04:21||
Copa Dar es Salam Beach Soccer 2019: Sand Cranes face hosts Tanzania in opener
The Uganda Beach Soccer Team (Sand Cranes) is upbeat about their first encounter against the hosts in the 3rd edition of the Annual Copa Dar es Salam Beach Soccer Tournament at Coco Beach located along the shores of the Indian Ocean in Tanzania.
|12/22/2019 - 02:05||
Beach Soccer: Uganda Sand Cranes see off hosts Tanzania on penalties
The Uganda National Beach Soccer Team (Sand Cranes) started the Copa Dar es Salaam Beach Soccer Tournament on a high note after defeating hosts Tanzania in a shootout.
|12/19/2019 - 23:47||
Beach Soccer: Uganda Sand Cranes delegation for 2019 COPA Dar es Salaam confirmed
The 20 man delegation of the Uganda national beach soccer team (Sand Cranes) to Tanzania for the 2019 Copa Dar es Salaam has been confirmed.
|12/16/2019 - 04:47||
Nalukenge Displays FUFA Airtel Award at 2019 CECAFA U-17 Championship
New FUFA Airtel female player of the year Juliet Nalukenge, was all smiling on Sunday evening, as she displayed her newly acquired accolade and brand new Subaru, the award she won on Saturday evening at the awards ceremony held at Speak Resort Munyonyo.
|12/08/2019 - 13:28||
CECAFA U17 Team Coaches: Pre-match Press Conference Quotes as tournament kicks off on Monday in Njeru
The centre stage is set for the CECAFA U17 Girls’ Challenge cup at the FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru. This will be the home of many activities related to the youth tournament for the next 10 days.
|12/07/2019 - 02:22||
Preview: Uganda Cranes ready for Burundi opener at 2019 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup
Uganda Cranes open up the CECAFA 2019 Senior Challenge Cup with a game against Burundi in group A at the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo on Saturday, 7th December.
|12/03/2019 - 15:39||
Tanzanias Agriculture Sector Offers Fresh Opportunities for Accelerated Poverty Reduction
DAR ES SALAAM, December 3, 2019 – Recent signs of transformation in Tanzania’s agricultural sector offer encouraging opportunities for acceleration of growth, job creation and poverty reduction, if urgent steps are taken to improve the sector’s policy and regulatory environment and investments, according to a new World Bank report.
|11/28/2019 - 09:03||
Vodacom Group announces resignation of Chief Technology Officer Andries Delport
Vodacom Group announces that after 23 years of service, Andries Delport has resigned as Group Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to pursue external interests with effect from May 2020.
|11/20/2019 - 15:47||
Interior Department International Travel Illegal
Washington, DC — Foreign trips by Interior Department officials during the past year appear to violate legal restrictions, according to a complaint filed today by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). Not only would the unauthorized funding have to be reimbursed but the responsible official could be prosecuted and barred from office.
|11/09/2019 - 11:49||
UNIDO rolls out 500,000 clean cook stoves in Dar es Salaam
DAR ES SALAAM, 9 November 2019 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and its partners initiated the roll-out of 500,000 ethanol cook stoves to households in various wards of Dar es Salaam.