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Group photo
Participants reviewing the guidelines in group discussion
Group discussion
The participants discussing on the mordality of the establishment of the safe houses

IOM, MINISTRY LABOUR, EMPOWERMENT, ELDERS, WOMEN AND CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT OF ZANZIBAR CONDUCTED 5-DAY SESSION ON THE REVIEW AND UPDATE OF THE GUIDELINES FOR ESTABLISHMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF SAFE HOUSES IN ZANZIBAR

Zanzibar 20 November 2020

IOM DONATES ICT EQUIPMENT TO THE NATIONAL BUREAU OF STATISTICS (NBS) IN DODOMA 11 SEPTEMBER 2020

Dodoma – 11 September 2020 Under the project Africa Regional Migration Program Phase X East and Horn of Africa funded by the State Department Bureau of Population Refugees and Migration (BPRM), the United States of America (USA), IOM donated ICT equipment worth USD 20,000 to the National Statisti

IOM, ANTI-TRAFFICKING SECRETARIAT MEET WITH MEMBERS OF MEDIA IN ZANZIBAR TO DISCUSS ON TRAFFICKING IN PERSON (TiP), 22 July 2020

Zanzibar – 22 July 2020

Theme of the 6th Diaspora Conference Zanzibar 14-15 December 2019
Dr Qasim Sufi IOM CoM UN RC DO a.i. Tanzania welcoming President of Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar 6th Diaspora Conference Zanzibar 14-15 Dec19
The President of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar Dr Ali Mohamed Shein opening the 6th Diaspora Conference Zanzibar 14-15 December 2019
Particpants 6th Diapsora Conference Zanzibar 14-15 December 2019
Group Photo from 6th Diapsora Conference Zanzibar 14-15 December 2019

6TH TANZANIA DIASPORA CONFERENCE TOOK PLACE ON 14-15 DECEMBER 2019 IN ZANZIBAR, UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA

Zanzibar, the United Republic of Tanzania – the 6th Tanzania Diaspora Conference took place from 14 to 15 December 2019 in Zanzibar, the United Republic of Tanzania.

 Theme of the 39 SADC Ordinary Summit 17-18 August 2019 Dar Es Salaam Tanzania
Podium 39 SADC Ordinary Summit 17-18 August 2019 Dar Es Salaam Tanzania
Handing Over the Chairmanship at 39 SADC Ordinary Summit17-18 August 2019 Dar Es Salaam Tanzania
 Audience at 39 SADC Ordinary Summit 17-18 August 2019 Dar Es Salaam Tanzania
Audience at 39 SADC Ordinary Summit 17-18 August 2019 Dar Es Salaam Tanzania

39th ORDINARY SUMMIT OF HEAD OF STATES AND GOVERNMENTS OF SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY (SADC) TOOK PLACE FROM 17 TO 18 AUGUST 2019 IN DAR ES SALAAM, THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA

Dar Es Salaam, the United Republic of Tanzania – the 39th Ordinary Summit of Head of States and Governments of Southern African Development Community’s (SADC) Regional Economic Community (REC) took place from 17 to 18 August 2019 in Dar Es Salaam, the United Republic of Tanzania.

 Dr Qasim Sufi IOM CoM and UN RC DO a.i. addressing Audience on the International Migrants Day in the United Republic of Tanzania Dar Es Salaam 18 December 2019
 Dr Qasim Sufi IOM CoM UN RC DO a.i. welcoming Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Engineer Hamad Masauni Guest of Honor at the Commemoration of International Migrant's Day
 Podium at the Commemoration of International Migrants Day Dar Es Salaam 18 December 2019
Audience at the Commemoration of International Migrants Day Dar Es Salaam 18 December 2019

IOM JOINED THE GOVERNEMENT AND INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO COMMEMORATE THE INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS DAY IN DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA, 18 DECEMBER 2019

Dar Es Salaam – The International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations Migrations Agency joined the Government and the International Community in the United Republic of Tanzania to commemorate the International Migrants Day in Dar Es Salaam today, the 18 December 2019.

IOM Chief of Mission (CoM) in Tanzania, Dr Qasim Sufi addressing the Audience at Murgwanza Hospital, Ngara District during the Donation of Hospital Equipment.
Regional Administrative Secretary (RAS) for Kagera Region, Prof. Faustine KAMZORA giving his Remarks at the Event of Donation of Hospital Equipment at Murgwanza Hospital, 23 July 2019.
From Left to Right: Bishop Darlington BENDANKEHA, IOM CoM to Tanzania, Dr Qasim Sufi, RAS for Kagera Region, Prof. Faustine KAMZORA and DC, Lieut. Col. Michael MNTENJELE inaugurating the IOM Donation of Hospital Equipment at Murgwanza Hospital, 23 July 2019
Sample of Equipment donated by IOM Tanzania to Murgwanza and Nyamihaga Hospitals, 23 July 2019.
Sample of Equipment donated by IOM Tanzania to Murgwanza and Nyamihaga Hospitals, 23 July 2019.
Participants in the Event of IOM Tanzania's Donation of Equipment to Murgwanza and Nyamihaga Hospitals at Murgwanza Hospital, 23 July 2019.

IOM DONATED EQUIPMENT WORTH 70,000 USD TO MURGWANZA AND NYAMIHAGA HOSPITALS IN KAGERA REGION, TANZANIA, 23 JULY 2019

IOM Donated Equipment Worth 70,000 USD to Murgwanza and Nyamihaga Hospitals in Kagera Region. The donation event took place at Murgwanza hospital in Kagera district on 23 July 2019. IOM was represented by the IOM Chief of Mission (CoM) to Tanzania, Dr.

Logo for the MIDSA Meeting Windhoek, Namibia24-28 June 2019
SADC Member States attending MIDSA Meeting in Windhoek,Namibia, 24-28 June 2019
IOM Regional Director (RO) for East and Horn of Africa, Mr.Jeff Labovitz and IOM Chief of Mission (CoM) to Tanzania, Dr Qasim Sufi attending MIDSA Meeting in Windhoek, Namibia, 24-28 June 2019

MIGRATION DIALOGUE FOR SOUTHERN AFRICA (MIDSA) SENIOR OFFICIALS MEETING AND MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE IN WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA, 24-28 JUNE 2019

The United Nations (UN) Migration Agency, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Regional Director (RD) for the East and Horn of Africa Region, Mr Jeff Labovitz and the IOM Chief of Mission (CoM) to Tanzania, Dr Qasim Sufi attended the Migration Dialogue for Southern Africa (MIDSA) Senior Officials Meeting and Ministerial Conference from 24 to 28 June 2019 together with the Delegation from the Government of Tanzania.

Mr. Gerevaz and his family, with IOM and the Tanzanian Red Cross team, stand outside the family’s temporary shelter; their former house is under repair.

IOM EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE BRINGS PHYSICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL RELIEF TO EARTHQUAKE VICTIMS IN KAGERA REGION

“I was on my way home from my duty the day I saw my house was half collapsed.

IOM Chief of Mission, Dr Qasim Sufi (left) Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Mr. Hamad Masauni (right)

IOM ASSISTS THE GOVERNMENT OF TANZANIA IN IMPROVING THE MANAGEMENT OF ITS BORDER WITH BURUNDI

Under the framework of a cross-border project “Preventing Conflict and Building Peace through Addressing the Drivers of Conflict and Instability associated with forced Displacement between Burundi and Tanzania” financed by the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (UNPBF) and jointly implemented by t