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Global Peace Foundation Seeks to end Violence Against Women in Football

By WFT-T on September, 14 2023

Global Peace Foundation has been implementing the Uniting to End Violence Against Women in Football aimed at increasing the effectiveness of legislation, policies, national action plans, and accountability systems to prevent and end incidences of violence against women and girls (VAW/G).


TAJOGEV Widens Fight Against Violence

By WFT-T on September, 11 2023

Tanzania Journalists Network on Gender and Violence (TAJOGEV) in Shinyanga Region is determined to intensify efforts towards eradication of gender-based violence in the society.

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Coalition Presents Recommendations on Women's Participation in Political and Leadership Positions

By WFT-T on July, 31 2023

The Coalition on Women, Constitution, Election and Leadership (WCEL) conducted an engagement meeting with the Office of the Registrar of Political Parties (ORPP) on 27th July 2023.

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Anti-Sextortion Coalition Condemns Proposed Sexual Law Amendments

By WFT-T on June, 21 2023

The anti-sextortion Coalition has condemned the proposed amendments to the Combating and Preventing of Corruption, Article 25(2) which recommends punishment for victims of sexual corruption, saying it is meant to silence them.

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SRHR Coalition and Zanzibar Reps Discuss Maternity Leave Extension

By WFT-T on June, 20 2023

The SRHR Coalition and the Zanzibar House of Representatives recently held a meeting aimed at improving Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR) in the Isles.

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Celebrating Milestones and Paving the Way Forward: Reflections on WFT-T’s 15 Years Anniversary Celebrations

By WFT-T on May, 26 2023

The Women Fund Tanzania Trust (WFT- T) marked its 15th anniversary in style, from the 24th to the 26th of February 2023.


WFT-Trust Marks 15 Years of its inception

By Carol Mango on March, 10 2023

A CELEBRATION OF OUR HERSTORY & OUR JOURNEY 2008- 2023 For three days women from all over Tanzania, Africa and the diaspora convened to celebrate 15 years of WFT-Trust as the first and only feminist women's fund in the country. During the three days participants came to grips with the realities of the funding landscape in Tanzania and beyond, questioned where the money goes? and strategized on the best way to increase funding for women rights work. And for movement building processes in particular. The celebrations were a huge success my any measure....Over 300 women,transformed men, girls and even children came together to learn,un-learn and relearn about why funding is so important in driving the change agenda. Held discussion on what it means to be a feminist and build a web of solidarity founded on the principle of gender equality and social justice for all. WFT-Trust grantee partners and beneficiaries gave inspiring stories of change, of endurance and of a commitment to a purpose and an agenda driven by a common bond. We give thanks to all those who joined us in this celebrations....and we wish them safe passage home. But even as we are leaving we carry with us the aspiration of what we need to achieve-together - in the next 50 years!

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Strengthening The Sexual And Reproductive Health Rights Coalition

By Amani Amani on November, 18 2022

Intersectionality is important in tackling inequalities and injustices towards women, girls, children and other social justice actors so as not to perpetuate inequality in systems


We Made History!

By Amani Amani on November, 18 2022

We have made history! 2015 in Tanzania was definitely a year of firsts! We saw the inauguration of the first Female Vice President; had women actively observing our general elections for the first time; had the first of its kind monitoring system to minimize any act of sextortion; and the first time that so many women went in vying for electoral positions.