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

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania November 13, 2020   Location: Mtwara Region in southern Tanzania   Event: There have been reports of violence in Mtwara Region in southern Tanzania.  Increased activity by extremists along the southern border has led to attacks against both government and civilian targets.    Actions to Take: ...
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USAID Promoting Tanzania’s Environment, Conservation, and Tourism

(PROTECT) Project Celebrates Five-Years of Strengthening Tanzania’s Conservation Efforts DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA, November 12, 2020 – Today, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Promoting Tanzania’s Environment, Conservation, and Tourism (PROTECT) project held a live webinar to celebrate five-years of safeguarding Tanzania’s biodiversity and tourism-driven economy. The digital event, “Celebrating USAID PROTECT: Five ...
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Security Alert – Tanzanian and Zanzibari General Elections

Event: The 2020 Tanzanian and Zanzibari general elections are scheduled for Wednesday, October 28, 2020. U.S. citizens in Tanzania should heighten awareness and caution during the election period. There is an increased possibility of protests, marches, or rallies related to political activities occurring in Dar es Salaam and throughout Tanzania. These types of activities may increase ...
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U.S. Ambassador’s Fund for HIV/AIDS Relief Gives Opportunities for Local Organizations to Contribute to National HIV Epidemic Control

Dar es Salaam, TANZANIA.  At a ceremony at the U.S. Ambassador residence in Dar es Salaam on October 15, 2020, United States Ambassador Dr. Donald J. Wright awarded grants from the U.S. Ambassador’s Fund for HIV/AIDS Relief (AFHR) to 13 registered civil society, nonprofit, and faith-based organizations from across Tanzania to implement projects that address ...
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