Tanzania, United Republic of https://www.wfp.org/feeds/Tanzania%2C%20United%20Republic%20of Country content en European Union Supports WFP Nutrition And Food Security Project In Central Tanzania https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/european-union-supports-wfp-nutrition-and-food-security-project-central-tanzania DAR ES SALAAM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has received a contribution of €9.5 million from the European Union (EU) in support of a €24.5 million Food Security and Nutrition Project in central Tanzania. Contributions to WFP Tanzania, United Republic of Africa Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:53:52 +0000 WFP 650918 at https://www.wfp.org Funding From Canada Provides Cash Assistance To Thousands Of Refugees In Tanzania https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/funding-canada-provides-cash-assistance-thousands-refugees-tanzania KASULU – Selected refugees at Nyarugusu Refugee Camp in western Tanzania have received a cash transfer from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), replacing part of their monthly food rations. These refugees now receiving cash in addition to food are part of a three-month pilot programme covering 10,000 refugees. The cash component is being funded by Canada through a CAD 500,000 (US$385,000) contribution to WFP. Cash and Vouchers Tanzania, United Republic of Africa Tue, 31 Jan 2017 07:52:12 +0000 WFP 650851 at https://www.wfp.org Ireland Helps Maintain Critical Support To Refugees In Tanzania https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/ireland-helps-maintain-critical-support-refugees-tanzania DAR ES SALAAM – Ireland today provided the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) with a contribution of EUR 500,000 to support refugees hosted in Tanzania. With these funds, Ireland is helping WFP maintain its assistance operations for a quarter of a million refugees. The refugees, primarily from Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, are hosted by the Government of Tanzania at three camps in Kigoma Region in the west of Tanzania. Tanzania, United Republic of Africa Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:30:45 +0000 WFP 650661 at https://www.wfp.org World Food Programme And Republic Of Korea Provide New Community Buildings https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/world-food-programme-and-republic-korea-provide-new-community-buildings DODOMA – The Government of Tanzania and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today joined a ceremony to mark the completion of 15 new community buildings in central Tanzania’s Dodoma region. Funded by the Republic of Korea, the new buildings were constructed by local builders as part of the Saemaul Zero Hunger Communities (SZHC) project in three villages in Chamwino district. Saemaul means ‘New Village’ in Korean. Tanzania, United Republic of Africa Thu, 03 Nov 2016 15:21:17 +0000 WFP 650564 at https://www.wfp.org Republic of Korea and WFP Help Develop Resilience and Livelihoods https://www.wfp.org/stories/republic-korea-and-wfp-help-develop-resilience-and-livelihoods In Tanzania, about 80 percent of the population depend on agriculture and often irregular rain patterns for their livelihood. The weather can be harsh and unpredictable with seasonal rain patterns being capable of resulting in damaging floods or multi-year droughts. Food For Assets Preventing Hunger Tanzania, United Republic of Local Africa Capacity Building Focus on Women Food for Assets Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:50:58 +0000 Max Wohlgemuth 650521 at https://www.wfp.org WFP Marks World Food Day With Focus On Bold Partnerships That Spur Change https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-marks-world-food-day-focus-bold-partnerships-spur-change-0 DAR ES SALAAM – To mark World Food Day on 16 October, the World Food Programme (WFP) is highlighting the need for bold and constructive partnerships between governments, business and organizations that will create the requisite momentum towards achieving Zero Hunger and shaping a brighter future for millions of children. Tanzania, United Republic of Local Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:27:23 +0000 WFP 650475 at https://www.wfp.org UK Contribution Helps Maintain Assistance To Refugees In Tanzania https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/uk-contribution-helps-maintain-assistance-refugees-tanzania DAR ES SALAAM – Thanks to a £1 million (US$1.3 million) contribution from Britain's Department for International Development (DFID), the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has managed, in the short term, to avoid cutting rations destined for refugees in Tanzania. Tanzania, United Republic of Africa Wed, 05 Oct 2016 06:42:24 +0000 WFP 650415 at https://www.wfp.org Japan Donation Boosts WFP’s Assistance To Refugees In Tanzania https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/japan-donation-boosts-wfp-assistance-refugees-tanzania DAR ES SALAAM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has received a contribution of US$1.8 million from the Government of Japan for food and nutrition assistance to more than 200,000 refugees in northwest Tanzania.  Contributions to WFP Burundi Congo, Democratic Republic of the Japan Tanzania, United Republic of Africa Thu, 08 Sep 2016 06:25:29 +0000 WFP 650301 at https://www.wfp.org In Tanzania, Farmers Reap Big Rewards with Patient Procurement Platform https://www.wfp.org/stories/tanzania-farmers-reap-big-rewards-patient-procurement-platform The sun has barely peaked over the far off horizon, but Juliana Magulu is already awake and making tea before heading out to feed the chickens. There’s no rain this time of the year in Ukomora, a village tucked in the rolling countryside of Njombe region, some 700 kilometres south-west of Tanzania’s commercial capital, Dar es Salaam. Tanzania, United Republic of Local Tue, 06 Sep 2016 07:47:38 +0000 Max Wohlgemuth 650293 at https://www.wfp.org WFP Country Representative Presents Credentials To Government Of Tanzania https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-country-representative-presents-credentials-government-tanzania DAR ES SALAAM - Michael Dunford, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) newly arrived Country Representative for Tanzania, has officially presented his credentials to the Government of Tanzania at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Receiving the credentials was the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Honourable Dr. Augustine Mahiga. Tanzania, United Republic of Africa Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:57:32 +0000 WFP 650202 at https://www.wfp.org