Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

The European Union Brings Relief to Populations Affected by Flooding and Landslides in Tanzania

This new EU funding will support the Tanzania Red Cross Society in delivering urgently needed assistance, to scale up lifesaving and emergency relief to the most vulnerable

Following heavy rains associated with the El Niño phenomenon, which resulted in massive flooding and landslides in Tanzania, the European Union is providing TZS 276,974,500 (€100,000) in emergency humanitarian funding to assist the most affected households. The flooding and landslides have claimed many lives and destroyed thousands of homes. This…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

European Union (EU) Allocates €100,000 Humanitarian Aid Package for Tanzania's Landslide and Flood Victims

The funds will be used to support the Tanzania Red Cross Society in delivering emergency relief and recovery assistance to 44,000 households in the most affected regions of Manyara, Dar es Salaam, Kigoma, Kagera, Geita and Unguja

The European Union has announced a humanitarian aid package of €100,000 to help the people affected by the recent landslides and floods triggered by heavy rains in Mount Hanang and other parts of Tanzania. The funds will be used to support the Tanzania Red Cross Society in delivering emergency relief…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

#TeamEurope partners with Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) to elevate European film culture in Tanzania

Starting from November 3, 2023, award-winning films from ZIFF and select European movies will be screened in Dar es Salaam, Bagamoyo, and Morogoro

Starting from November 3, 2023, award-winning films from ZIFF and select European movies will be screened in Dar es Salaam, Bagamoyo, and Morogoro. These screenings will take place in several universities, where students will participate in post-viewing discussions about the films and their filmmaking techniques. The Delegation of the European…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

European Union (EU), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Mark Symbolic Handover of Essential Equipment for Strengthening Plant Health Services in Tanzania

This collaborative effort aims to fortify Tanzania's capacity to protect plant health, thereby enhancing food safety standards and promoting agricultural sustainability

The FAO, EU, and Tanzanian government held a ceremony to hand over essential equipment to the Tanzania Plant Health and Pesticide Authority. The equipment will help TPHPA to better protect Tanzania's crops and ensure safe food for all Tanzanians as part of the Strengthening Plant Health Services in Tanzania for Enhanced…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

The East African Community (EAC) - European Union (EU) develop joint roadmap to foster digital transformation in East Africa

Both sides committed and agreed to foster a human-centric digital transformation in East Africa to utilize digital technologies and innovations for regional integration

The East African Community (EAC) and the European Union (EU) have today kicked off the 1st EU-EAC Regional Conference on Digital Transformation in the East African Community, in Arusha, Tanzania. Both sides committed and agreed to foster a human-centric digital transformation in East Africa to utilize digital technologies and innovations…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

New European Union (EU) Ambassador to Tanzania, Ms. Christine Grau, presents Credentials to President Samia Suluhu Hassan

Ambassador Grau expressed her deep appreciation for the warm welcome she has received in Tanzania

Ms. Christine Grau, the new European Union (EU) Ambassador to Tanzania, officially assumed her role by presenting her credentials to Her Excellency Samia Suluhu Hassan, President of the United Republic of Tanzania at the State House in Dar es Salaam yesterday. During the occasion, Ambassador Grau expressed her deep appreciation…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

The European Union responds to floods in Tanzania

This EU funding will support the Tanzanian Red Cross Society (TRCS) in delivering assistance to the 1,400 affected by the floods

The European Commission has provided EUR 80 000 (TSHS 203 million) in humanitarian funding in response to the floods along the Ruvuma river in southern Tanzania that occurred on 1st April 2023. Some 1,400 people or 395 households have been severely affected by the floods and moved to temporary shelters…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

European Union Ambassadors to Tanzania launch 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence

In Tanzania, Team Europe, together with local and international stakeholders, advocates for action to prevent and fight against femicide and GBV

The Ambassador of the European Union, H. E. Manfredo Fanti together with EU Member States’ Ambassadors H. E. Nabil Hajlaoui (France), H. E. Peter Hughebaert (Belgium), H. E. Theresa Zitting (Finland), H. E. Regine Hess (Germany), H. E. Mary O’Neill (Ireland), H. E. Marco Lombardi (Italy), Deputy Ambassador Mr. Job…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

European Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen in Tanzania for an Official Visit

The visit will be marked by an important official announcement of a significant European Union (EU) grant package to Tanzania, as part of the EU Global Gateway

Ms. Jutta Urpilainen, European Commissioner for International Partnerships, arrives in Tanzania today as part of official visits to Tanzania and Malawi, to meet leaders of those two countries. During her visit in Tanzania, Commissioner Urpilainen will meet with Hon. Mwigulu Nchemba, Minister of Finance and Planning, and with Hon. Stergomena Tax, Minister…

Source: Delegation of the European Union to the United Republic of Tanzania and the East African Community |

BlueInvest Africa: The European Union supports investments in Tanzania Blue economy companies

This event will bring together investors from Africa and Europe and African start-ups in order to generate business opportunities and promote the blue economy sector in Africa

Three Tanzanian companies will be presented to international investors in an event organised by the European Union and the Republic of Seychelles, for the first edition of BlueInvest Africa on 7 and 8 September 2022 in Seychelles. This event, held under the high patronage of the President of the Republic…