Congratulations to TDT’s local representative for Kigoma Rural, Benedicto Hosea. He will represent Kigoma Region in the National Youth Forum this week in Mwanza, advising on the National Youth Strategy.
‘In the Name of Your Daughter’, a documentary film about the work of Rhobi Samwelly and the Mugumu Safe House, will have its international première at CPH:DOX, the Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival, in March.
TDT has once again commissioned a distinctive and fun Christmas card. “The Holy Family in Zanzibar” has been created by Adam, in the Tinga-Tinga artists’ cooperative in Dar-es-Salaam. Have you got yours yet?
Once again this Christmas we have launched our ‘Gift of Light’ appeal. For only £6, you can help transform the lives of a student and his or her family.
TDT has launched a Girls’ Rights Fund, to support work against Female Genital Mutilation, Gender Based Violence and forced early marriage. Our new dedicated MyDonate page gives a virtually costless means of donating.
Get involved in the biggest online mapathon, Help celebrate the 13th anniversary of OpenStreetMap by joining 1500 others in helping map rural Tanzania,
What can be achieved for less than £500? Read about Justice Muchati’s transformation of a beekeeping community in iringa, using a TDT VSO small grant
The May 2017 edition of the newsletter of Britain Tanzania Society, available now, is an exceptionally good read. There are many articles relating to the work of TDT, including a detailed account of Project Office Kevin Curley’s visit earlier in the year.
Why Janet Chapman set up the crowdsourced mapping project Crowd2Map, how it is helping in the fight to end FGM and developing maps of rural Tanzania where we work, and how you can help.
Regular TDT web writer Ashura Kayupayupa reports on attitudes towards albinos and albinism in Tanzania. And a report on a recent visit to the Special Needs section of Masasi Primary School.