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February 6, 2020

If you have been paying attention to the news by the end of last year, you might have heard about a Kenyan girl who committed suicide after going to school. Besides the tragic act itself, the reason behind her taking her own life unveils an even more dramatic aspect of...

The first time I traveled to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in 2016, I befriended a group of young Tanzanians who opened my eyes to a world of innovative activities, from hip hop music to street art and spoken word poetry. They were employing these creative outlets in ways w...

The magic of storytelling 

Tai Tanzania intends to bring awareness to Tanzania’s youth about issues which affect them and encourage them to change their own behaviors and create positive transformations within society. Tai empowers teenagers in pursuing their dreams, qu...

May 15, 2019

If you look at history, innovation doesn't come just from giving people incentives; it comes from creating environments where their ideas can connect.

  • Steven Johnson

And what does innovation mean for Tai Tanzania? For us sit means educating young people through 3D...

April 11, 2019

(Photo courtesy of google images)

Students in Tanzania, especially girls of primary and secondary school, are often the victims of sexual harassment and assault not only from their fellow young male but also from their teachers. These issues have caused them to abandon...

April 4, 2019

In Tanzania, access to clean, safe water and sanitation in schools and health facilities is declining. Hygiene practices are inadequate and there is insufficient coordination, emergency preparedness and response capacity.

School children are particularly being affected...