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U. S. Embassy grants $52,540 to community projects

On November 2, Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) Robert Raines signed funding agreements for six new community-led projects made possible by the Ambassador’s Special Self Help Fund. The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help fund has been helping Tanzanians to develop their communities since 1965.  It supports small-scale, community-led development initiatives across Tanzania. According to DCM Raines, the ...
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U.S. Government Launches $30.5 Million Conservation Project to Support Conservation of Wildlife Movement Corridors in Tanzania

October 28, Dodoma – The United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), launched a $30.5 million, five-year conservation project to address the dynamics that threaten wildlife movement and the long-term preservation of biodiversity in Tanzania. The activity, called USAID Tuhifadhi Maliasili (“Preserve Natural Resources”), is implemented by Research Triangle Institute International, ...
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U.S. Government, TEC Partner on New Effort to Fight COVID-19

Dar es Salaam — With support from the U.S. government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Tanzania Episcopal Conference (TEC) has launched a new project to strengthen the capacity of health facilities, health workers, religious leaders and people with disabilities to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The launch event for the Pambana ...
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U.S. government supports emergency hiring of 100 healthcare professionals contributing to efforts in response to COVID 19 in Zanzibar Isle.

Zanzibar – Today, in Unguja, the United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Afya Endelevu (“Sustainable Health”) activity, deployed one hundred health professionals to respond to the urgent needs around COVID-19. The health professionals will work in four ports of entry and 33 health facilities on COVID-19 prevention, treatment and accelerating ...
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U.S. Government announces opening of the Diversity Visa Program

The U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam announces the opening of the 2023 Diversity Visa Program (DV-2023) October 6, 2021.  This program annually awards up to 55,000 U.S. immigrant visas to people from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the United States.  Interested and qualified Tanzanians are invited to apply for this immigration ...
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