Press Release: U.S. government Response to COVID-19 (April 3, 2020)

Dar es Salaam: The U.S. government is rising to meet the historic challenge posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, every day, all over the world. Americans have provided generous support to coronavirus victims in hard-hit regions all over the world, from Africa to Asia, through government agencies, private businesses, nonprofit groups, charitable organizations, and religious groups.  ... Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event: The Tanzanian Government has announced twenty (20) confirmed cases of COVID-19. There has been one (1) confirmed death. The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19. In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the ... Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  Tanzania has had nineteen (19) confirmed cases of COVID-19. There has been one (1) confirmed death. As of March 29, Ethiopian Airlines remains the only commercial carrier flying international routes in and out of Tanzania.  As of today, Ethiopian Airlines will drop to three flights per week from Dar es Salaam:  ... Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  The Tanzanian Ministry of Public Health has confirmed nineteen cases of COVID-19 in Tanzania. **We are repeating this message to ensure all American citizens are aware of the situation** The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19.  We recognize this has been a challenging period for many of our fellow Americans, ... Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  The Tanzanian Ministry of Public Health has confirmed thirteen cases of COVID-19 in Tanzania. The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19.  We recognize this has been a challenging period for many of our fellow Americans, particularly those of you seeking to depart Tanzania. On March 14, the Department of State ... Read More»

Health Alert (September 13, 2019)

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a statement regarding rumors surrounding the death of a person due to an unknown illness in Dar es Salaam.  WHO has also announced plans to deploy to Tanzania a technical team which will urgently investigate the case. The United States has long been committed to supporting Tanzanian health ... Read More»
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