Tanzania Human Right Defenders Coalition (THRDC) in collaboration with Legal Human Right Center (LHRC) and Save the Children are cordinating a UPR in-Country Pre-session meeting in Tanzania.
The Pre-session is held in Dar es Salaam, at Hyatt Regency Hotel today, October 5th, 2021. The pre-ssesion has brought together approximately 45 participant from Civil Society Organizations, development partners, and Human Rights stakeholders.

The meeting aims at providing an opportunity for Civil Society actors to engage delegates from various embassies and development partners based in Dar es salaam with a view of lobbying and engaging them prior to the Geneva pre-session and actual session which is expected to be in November 2021. This meeting will also provide an opportunity for CSOs to agree on priority issues of focus and have a coordinated approach.

The Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Constitutional and Legal Affairs(MoCLA), Hon. Amon Mpanju will officiate the meeting. Other Human Rights stakeholders who are part of the meeting are the representatives from the Commission of Human Rights and Good Governance (CHRAGG).

Issued by;
Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition
5th October 2021