[photos, video] CNN's Christiane Amanpour speaks to Pres. Kikwete about Illegal Wildlife Trade

(photo by Freddy Maro/State House)

President Kikwete with CCN's Christiane Amanpour at CNN's London Studios on Thursday, February 13th, 2014 in the evening.

During an interview on Illegal Wildlife Trade, President Kikwete described the trade as "Madness and a very serious matter," that calls for joint effort to end the bloody trade. President Kikwete was in London to attend the "London Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade."

See more pictures and watch the interview in a video below.

[pdf] Declaration: London Conference on the Illegal Wildlife Trade


This document summarises the conclusions of the London Conference on the Illegal Wildlife Trade in London on 13 February 2014. It sets out the political commitment reached, and the actions agreed, by the international community, in tackling the illegal wildlife trade and its impacts.

Also, read the Elephant Protection Initiative.

Dar es Salaam: Rwanda Air yatoa semina kwa mawakala wa mashirika ya ndege

Meneja wa Rwanda Air, Kanda ya Kusini, Hafeez Balogun akitoa mada wakati wa semina kwa ajili ya mawakala wa mashirika ya ndege iliyofanyika jijini Dar es Salaam.

4 Tanzanians, 7 Zambians nabbed at Tunduma for illegal money exchange and drug trafficking

A combined team of security officers from Zambia and Tanzania has arrested seven Zambians and four Tanzanians at Tunduma border in that country for alleged illegal money exchange and drug trafficking.

Muchinga Province deputy commissioner of police Bonny Kapeso confirmed in an

Mwl. Mndeme: Wingi wa Askari Usalama Barabarani na matumizi sahihi ya muda wa kazi na rasilimali Watu

Siku za karibuni nimekua nikipita Barabara ya Morogoro kuanzia Ubungo hadi Mlandizi. Huu ni umbali wa kama 50Km hivi.

Ajabu katika umbali huu kuna polisi wa usalama barabarani wengi sana kiasi cha kufanya barabara hii ionekane kama ni ya kuogofya au kuna ukaguzi maalum au operation tokomeza madereva wabovu. Hata hivyo, sijasikia kabisa uwepo wa operation hii, labda kama inafanyika kiintelejensia zaidi na kwa mwaka mzima.

Katika kushangaa wingi wa askari hawa, nilimekua nikihesabu makundi ya askari

Call for papers: The 2nd MUHAS Scientific Conference - May, 2014

The Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS) announces its second scientific conference that will be organized with support from Sida (Sweden) and other development partners.

We welcome all researchers, local and international, working in various areas of health to share their research findings with other stakeholders in this conference.

The Conference will be held at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS) campus, Dar es Salaam from the
14th – 16th May 2014.

Conference Theme: Health Research, Training and Innovation for Sustainable Development

Registration and submission of abstract should be done electronically. www.conference.muhas.ac.tz
Deadline for submission of abstract is 1st March 2014.

Abstract presentation is not a prerequisite for attending the conference. On submitting the abstract, provide registration information to the Secretary Scientific Committee, Dr. G. Frumence ([email protected]) and copy it to the Chairperson Scientific Committee, Dr. D. Mloka ([email protected], [email protected]).

Please click here to find the attached conference announcement (in PDF)

Health Stakeholders statement regarding inclusion of "Right to Health" in the Constitution Draft



We would first like to congratulate the Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) for the invaluable work of collecting comments and preparing the second draft of the constitution. 

We also acknowledge for considering health as a basic human right for some groups such as women and children. 

According to article (47) sub-article 1(g), every woman has the right to better health services. With regard to children’s rights article (43) sub-article 1(e) stipulates that 

Makamu wa Rais, Dk. Bilal afungua Kongamanto la Uwekezaji Kanda ya Ziwa


Mgeni Rasmi katika Kongamano la Uwekezaji Kanda ya Ziwa, Makamu wa Rais wa Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania, Dkt. Mohammed Gharib Bilal akitoa hotuba yake wakati wa Ufunguzi wa Kongamano hilo, uliofanyika mapema leo kwenye

Kuitwa kazini: Tangazo la Februari 12, 2014 kutoka Utumishi

Katibu wa Sekretarieti ya Ajira katika Utumishi wa Umma anapenda kuwaarifu waombaji kazi wa nafasi mbalimbali waliofanya usaili tarehe 06 hadi 29 Januari, 2014 kuwa walioorodheshwa katika tangazo hili wamefaulu usaili na wanatakiwa kuripoti kwa Waajiri wao kama ilivyooneshwa katika tangazo hili.

Bofya hapa kupakua (PDF) nakala ya tangazo hilo lenye majina.

    Call for papers: Association for Health Info & Libraries in Africa

    CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

    14th BIENNIAL CONGRESS OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTH INFORMATION AND LIBRARIES IN AFRICA (AHILA14) www.ahila.org

    20th – 24th OCTOBER, 2014

    DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

    Theme:

    ICTs, Access to Health Information and Knowledge: Building Strong Knowledge Societies for Sustainable Development in Africa

    Background


    The Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa (AHILA) is pleased to announce its 14th Biennial Congress scheduled to take place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. AHILA was founded in 1984 with the aim of improving provision of up-to-date and relevant health information; encourage professional development of health librarians; promote information resource sharing in Africa and exchange of

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