IOM, MINISTRY OF HEALTH OF THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT OF ZANZIBAR CONDUCTED 3-DAY SESSION ON THE DEVELOPMENT AND REVIEW OF STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES ON EXIT AND ENTRY SCREENING AT THE POINT OF ENTRIES IN ZANZIBAR, 18-20 May 2020
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Tanzania, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar, facilitated the development and technical review of a Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on exit and entry screening at the Points of entry in Zanzibar.
The first part of an assessment into Tanzania’s COVID-19 readiness has been completed in the country’s Kigoma region, which borders Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
The study revealed border crossing patterns as well as needs and gaps in personnel and the equipment required for COVID-19 screening and in the referral for further management of potential cases.
THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT OF ZANZIBAR CELEBRATED THE 56TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE REVOLUTION IN ZANZIBAR ON 12 JANUARY 2020
The International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency was one of the UN Agencies that joined the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar in commemorating its 56th Anniversary of their Revolution in Zanzibar on 12 January 2020. IOM was represented by the IOM Chief of Mission (CoM) to the United republic of Tanzania, Dr Qasim Sufi. Other Heads of UN Agencies who participated in the event were: Mr Michael Dunford, WFP Representative; Ms. Christine Musisi, UNDP Representative; Ms. Jacqueline Mahon, UNFPA Representative; and Mr.
GOVERNMENT DELEGATION FROM MINISTRIES OF FOREIGN AND HOME AFFAIRS VISITED THE IOM MAKERE RESETTLEMENT PROCESSING CENTRE (RPC), 02 JANUARY 2020.
Makere, the United Republic of Tanzania - 02 January 2020 – An important Government delegation led by Permanent Secretaries from Ministries of: Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation and Home Affairs, Dr Faraji Mnyepe and Major General Mr. Jakob Kingu respectively visited the IOM Resettlement Processing Centre (RPC) in Makere on 02 January 2020.
IOM AND THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT OF ZANZIBAR CONDUCTED THE SECOND COMMUNITY DIALOGUE ON PROTECTION AND RESPONSE TO TRAFFICKING IN PERSON IN PEMBA, THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA, 18-19 DECEMBER 2019
Pemba, 18 -19 December 2019 - The International Organization for Migration (IOM), the UN Migration Agency, and the Ministry of Labour, Empowerment, Elders, Women and Children (MLEEWC) of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar conducted a two-day Community Dialogue Session on Protection and Response to Trafficking in Person (TiP) and other forms of Violence Against Women and Children (VAWC) in Pemba, the United Republic of Tanzania from 18 to 19 December 2019.
IOM DIRECTOR OF DEPARTMENT OF RESOURCE MANAGEMENT (DRM) VISITED THE IOM MISSION IN THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA, 10-14 DECEMBER 2019
Dar Es Salaam, 10 -14 December 2019 – the Director of the Department of Resource Management (DRM) of the International Organization (IOM), the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency, Mr Joe Appiah visited the IOM Mission in the United Republic of Tanzania from 10 to 14 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.
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.
The SADC REC is composed of 16 countries namely: Angola, Botswana, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
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.
The event took place at the Immigration Head Quarters (HQ) in Dar Es Salaam.