Tanzania

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Lalage Bown obituary
Adult educationist whose anthology Two Centuries of African English helped transform approaches to literature in the continent

Lyn Innes

10, Jan, 2022 @12:33 PM

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New head of Unesco world heritage centre wants to put Africa on the map
Lazare Eloundou Assomo wants to address imbalance that sees rich countries benefit and protect sites threatened by climate crisis

Lizzy Davies

20, Dec, 2021 @8:30 AM

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Tanzania to lift ban on teenage mothers returning to school
Girls to have two years in which to return to school after giving birth, but will still be excluded whilst pregnant

Alice McCool in Kampala

26, Nov, 2021 @10:10 AM

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Reginald Green obituary
Other lives: Economist whose influential report for Unicef helped change western attitudes to South Africa’s apartheid regime

Richard Jolly

05, Nov, 2021 @5:52 PM

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Una Freeston obituary
Other lives: The child psychiatrist Una Freeston was a generous Quaker who believed in the power of love

Lucy Pedler

13, Oct, 2021 @5:08 PM

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Abdulrazak Gurnah: where to start with the Nobel prize winner
Novelist Maaza Mengiste on how the Nobel laureate has explored exile in all its forms throughout his career

Maaza Mengiste

08, Oct, 2021 @3:41 PM

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Africa’s park tourism crash is a wake-up call. Can we find new ways to finance conservation? | Peter Muiruri
As Covid continues to curb visits to see our iconic wildlife, now is the time to move away from western-led funding models

Peter Muiruri

19, Aug, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Stop the east African oil pipeline now | Bill McKibben, Diana Nabiruma and Omar Elmawi
The fate of a planned line from Uganda to Tanzania will be the first test of whether anyone was listening to António Guterres’ call to end fossil fuels

Bill McKibben, Diana Nabiruma and Omar Elmawi

17, Aug, 2021 @11:14 AM

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‘An economic calamity’: Africa faces years of post-Covid instability
Damage from pandemic could quash ambitions, exacerbate tensions and deepen repression in parts of continent

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

13, Aug, 2021 @1:24 PM

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Sex workers fighting for human rights among world’s most ‘at risk activists’
Exclusive: Front Line Defenders report says rights defenders working in sex industry face ‘targeted attacks’ around the world

Sarah Johnson

12, Aug, 2021 @6:30 AM

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‘I’m scared of being killed’: sex worker activists speak out
Rights defenders describe threats and abuse while working to protect their communities

Interviews by Sarah Johnson

12, Aug, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Aid is not helping development in Tanzania | Letter
Letter: The country is one of the largest recipients of western aid, and yet poverty and unemployment remain rife, write two healthcare professionals

Letters

22, Jul, 2021 @4:43 PM

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