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U.S. government hands over equipment to support HIV viral load testing, early infant HIV diagnosis, and tuberculosis diagnosis

Dodoma – Today, at the Prisons Headquarters grounds located in Msalato area, Dodoma region, the United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, transferred laboratory equipment worth TZS 497,559,000 (USD 216,330) to fourteen (14) health facilities supported by Tanzania Police Force and Tanzania Prisons ...
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United States government distributes 630,000 insecticide treated bednets, better protecting 1.3 million Zanzibaris against malaria

Last week, the United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), completed distributing nearly 630,000 insecticide treated bednets (ITNs), reaching every registered household across the Zanzibar archipelago. The nets were procured through the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, an international financing and ...
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The United States government commits to support the government of Tanzania’s effort to fight COVID-19

DODOMA – Today, in Dodoma, the United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) officially launched the Strengthening COVID-19 Case Management in Regional Referral Hospitals project. Key attendees were the Director of Emergency Preparedness and Response Dr. Elias Kwesi, and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Aifello Sichalwe. The new project aims to ensure health ...
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U.S. Government hands over kits and bicycles in fight against tuberculosis and provision of family planning services.

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – On August 6, 2021, the United States government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the President’s Office – Regional Administration and Local Government handed over kits and bicycles to local beneficiaries. USAID’s Afya Shirikishi activity distributed the 710 bicycles and 859 sputum transportation boxes worth over ...
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