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Team of technical experts from Ministry of Health reviewing the SOPs
IOM National Coordinator Dr Andrew William explaining on IOM's contribution to COVID-19 response
Team of technical experts from Ministry of Health reviewing the SOPs
Assistant Director for Environment Health section at the Ministry of Health Dr Khalid Massa giving opening remarks during the workshop
Team of technical experts from Ministry of Health and IOM in group photo

IOM, MOHCDGEC FACILITATED THE REVIEW AND FINALIZATION OF SOP’s ON EXIT AND ENTRY SCREENING FOR COVID-19 AND OTHER PHE AT POEs IN MOROGORO, 09-11 OCTOBER 2020.

Morogoro: On 9-11 October 2020

Regional Administrative Secretary of Mwanza, Mr. Ngussa Samike (Guest of honour) making opening remarks for the training where he commented that, Environmental and Climate Change affect the livelihood of the communities in Mwanza and Shinyanga hence exacerbate migration of people to other location for searching better livelihood options
IOM Programme Coordinator, David Hofmeijer elucidating on IOM efforts in capacitating the government and Non-government actors for addressing Migration, Environment and Climate Change (MECC) related challenges.
IOM Regional Thematic Specialist on MECC, Lisa LIM AH KEN facilitating a training session on environmental migration.
Participants making group-work presentation on environmental migration.
Participants making group-work presentation on environmental migration.

IOM, ENVIRONMENT DIVISION OF THE VICE PRESIDENT’S OFFICE, FACILITATE A TRAINING ON MIGRATION, ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE TO GOVERNMENT AND NON-GOVERNEMENT ACTORS

Mwanza – 18-19 August 2021

Group photo for Guest of honour (at the centre, front line) and participants
Guest of honour Mr. Kaspar K. Mmuya (the one standing) making the official opening for the mentorship programme in Iringa 26-30 July 2021, where he elucidated on shifting paradigm in disaster risk reduction form response to prevention and preparedness in the United Republic of Tanzania.
Facilitators training the disaster volunteers with knowledge on disaster risk reduction including disaster management policy, institution and legal framework in the United Republic of Tanzania.
Photos for the practical training on basic first aid, lifesaving skills for emergencies and disasters.

IOM, DISASTER MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT OF THE PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, FACILITATE MENTORSHIP PROGRAMME ON DISASTER RISK REDUCTION TO DISASTER VOLUNTEERS

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) – the United Nations Migration Agency – in collaboration with the Disaster Management Department (DMD) of the Prime Minister’s Office has conducted a five days mentorship programme on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in Iringa region.

TISD thematic workshop on Migration for Security and Development
ACBC Project and Curriculum Officer _ Melissa Tui_ delivering the welcome remarks at the TISD thematic workshop on Migration for Security and Development
Regional Commissioner of Kilimanjaro _ Steven Kagaigai_ opening TISD s thematic workshop on Migration for Security and Development

TANZANIA HOLDS A THEMATIC WORKSHOP ON ‘MIGRATION FOR SECURITY AND DEVELOPMENT’ IN MOSHI, KILIMANJARO REGION

The IOM ACBC (African Capacity Building Centre) participated in a thematic workshop on “Migration for Security and Development” organized by the Tanzania Immigration Services Department (TISD) and hosted by the Tanzania Regional Immigration Training Academy (TRITA) in Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region on

Group photo for the workshop in Kigoma to review and develop the environmental and livestock by-laws
Facilitator from Vice President's Office raising awareness of participants regarding a process  for developing the by-laws
Group work discussion for Kigoma workshop  to review and develop the environmental and livestock by-laws
Group work discussion for the workshop in Katavi
Presentation for group work during a workshop in Kigoma

IOM, GOVERNMENT FACILITATE WORKSHOPS TO REVIEW AND DEVELOP THE ENVIRONMENTAL AND LIVESTOCK BY-LAWS IN KIGOMA AND KATAVI, 21-25 JUNE 2021

Kigoma, Katavi regions: 21-25 June 2021

Assistant director from DMD Col. Selestine Masalamado handling over the billboard with the DRR message to  WEO and VEOs of Msowero in Kilosa
Participants from the communities/various villages in Kilosa district participating to the awareness raising sessions
The government officials from Dodoma, Morogoro, IOM officers and participants from the communities at risk in Kilosa district during the awareness raising sessions on community based disaster risk reduction.
Group photo of Participants and Facilitators
The government officers and participants visited the river Mkondoa in Kilosa district which is near to the communities prone to flood where the structural wall built from colonial era as preventative measure from flood eroded
The DRR officer of Kilosa sharing the experience regarding the measures suitable for addressing flood in the area.

IOM, DISASTER MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT OF THE PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, FACILITATE AWARENESS-RAISING SESSIONS ON COMMUNITY-BASED DISASTER RISK REDUCTION.

Kilosa, Morogoro – 18-19 May 2021

IOM, VICE PRESIDENT’S OFFICE, FACILITATE SENSITIZATION & DIALOGUE FORUMS IN SHINYANGA AND MWANZA TO UNDERSTAND SOUTHWARD PASTORAL MOBILITY IN THE CONTEXT OF CLIMATE CHANGE

Shinyanga and Mwanza - 13 April 2021 and 15 April 2021

 IOM Presentation in the Training
Representative from Ministry of HSWEGC Zanzibar
Group Photo

IOM AND THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT OF ZANZIBAR TRAIN FRONTLINE WORKERS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS ON PREVENTION AND RESPONSE TO HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND OTHER FORMS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN

Zanzibar: 8 – 10 April 2021

Group photo with the Guest of Honor in the middle
Ms. Abeida Rashid, Deputy Principal Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Social Welfare, Elderly, Gender and Children of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar presenting the opening speech
Ms. Halima (IOM- Programme Assistant) presenting the IOM Remarks during the opening ceremony
Ms. Sarah (IOM-Programme Assistant) presenting over view of IOM and  3 days training out line

IOM and GOVERNMENT CONDUCTED TRAINING ON TIP IN ZANZIBAR

Zanzibar – 11 February 2021

The Chief of Mission for IOM Tanzania, Dr. Sufi Qasim speaking at the Migrants Registration Launching Event.
Commissioner of Immigration for Passport and Citizenship, Mr.  Gerald Kihinga giving a speech on the launching of Migrants Registration in Mkinga district Tanga.
Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Mr. Ramadhani Kailima giving his remarks
The District Commissioner of Mkinga, Honorable Yona Mark delivering a speech.
Immigration Officers demonstrating the process of biometric registration of Migrants to the guest of honor  and other invitees at the launching Migrants Registration.

IOM & TISD LAUNCHED MIGRANTS REGISTRATION IN TANZANIA

Mkinga, Tanga 13th January 2021