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  • HUKUMU YA KESI YA MAXENCE MELO NA MWENZAKE MICKE WILLIAM YAAHIRISHWA KWA MARA YA 5

    HUKUMU YA KESI YA MAXENCE MELO NA MWENZAKE MICKE WILLIAM YAAHIRISHWA KWA MARA YA 5 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Kesi namba 456 ya mwaka 2016 inayomkabili Ndg. Maxence Melo na mwenzake Micke William ilipangwa kusomwa leo Aprili 02, 2020 mbele ya Hakimu Thomas Simba kwenye Mahakama ya Hakimu Mkazi Kisutu, jijini Dar es Salaam. Hukumu

    April 2, 2020
  • TAMKO KUHUSU KUKAMATWA KWA WAANDISHI WA HABARI ARUSHA

    TAMKO KUHUSU KUKAMATWA KWA WAANDISHI WA HABARI ARUSHA Jumatatu Machi 23, 2020 Mwandishi wa Habari wa Azam TV Ramadhani Mvungi, Mwandishi Novatus Makunga na Mpiga Picha Mohammed Mkindo ambao wote hufanya kazi Jijini Arusha, Tanzania walikamatwa na askari wa jeshi la polisi baada ya kuingia kwenye eneo lililozuiwa. Eneo hilo ni hoteli ambayo watu wamezuiwa

    March 24, 2020
  • ZIARA YA MRATIBU THRDC KUWATEMBELEA WANACHAMA WA THRDC INAENDELEA KANDA YA PWANI

    ZIARA YA MRATIBU THRDC KUWATEMBELEA WANACHAMA WA THRDC INAENDELEA KANDA YA PWANI   Dar es Salaam, Tanzania   Mratibu wa Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC), Bw. Onesmo Olengurumwa anaendelea na ziara ya kuwatembelea wanachama wa THRDC kwa lengo la kuendelea kufahamu kwa undani kazi zinazofanywa na watetezi hawa lakini pia kubaini

    March 19, 2020
  • HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER OF THE MONTH (FEBRUARY 2020): SCHOLASTICA B. PEMBE

    HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER OF THE MONTH (FEBRUARY 2020): SCHOLASTICA B. PEMBE Meet Scholastica B. Pembe (35), nominated as our Young Human Rights Defender of the month, for February 2020, for defending Women’s rights. Scholastica B. Pembe is the founder & Executive Director of New Hope New Winners Foundation (NHNWF), a human rights NGO that raises

    March 16, 2020
  • MRATIBU KITAIFA WA THRDC ATEMBELEA CHAMA CHA WANASHERIA WANAWAKE TANZANIA (TAWLA)

    MRATIBU KITAIFA WA THRDC ATEMBELEA CHAMA CHA WANASHERIA WANAWAKE TANZANIA (TAWLA) Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Katika ziara yake ya kuwatembelea wanachama wa Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) katika Kanda ya Pwani Mkoani Dar es Salaam, Ndugu Onesmo Olengurumwa akiongozana na Mratibu Msaidizi wa THRDC Kanda ya Pwani Bwana Michael Marwa pamoja

    March 13, 2020
  • ZIARA YA MRATIBU KITAIFA WA THRDC NA AFISA DAWATI LA WANACHAMA YAANZA LEO KATIKA UKANDA WA PWANI

    ZIARA YA MRATIBU KITAIFA WA THRDC NA AFISA DAWATI LA WANACHAMA YAANZA LEO KATIKA UKANDA WA PWANI Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Ziara ya Mratibu Kitaifa wa Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) Ndugu Onesmo Olengurumwa akiongozana na Mratibu Msaidizi wa THRDC Kanda ya Pwani Bw. Michael Marwa pamoja na Afisa wa Dawati

    March 13, 2020
  • MCT LAUNCHES 6 MEDIA RESEARCH AND POLICY DOCUMENTS

    MCT LAUNCHES 6 MEDIA RESEARCH AND POLICY DOCUMENTS Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Today on 10th March 2020, the Media Council of Tanzania (MCT) launched 6 of its Media research and policy documents including: 1) An Investigation Report on Increased Threats and Interference into Editorial Independence 2) A Compendium of Analyses of Media Related Laws in

    March 10, 2020
  • THRDC IMEANDAA CHAKULA CHA JIONI PAMOJA NA WATETEZI WA KIKE KUSHEREHEKEA SIKU YA WANAWAKE DUNIANI (Machi 8 2020)

    Je, wewe ni Binti Mtetezi wa Haki za Binadamu na ungependa kusherehekea Siku ya Wanawake Duniani pamoja nasi??? Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) umeandaa Chakula cha Jioni cha pamoja (Dinner Gala) siku ya Jumapili tarehe 8 Machi 2020, ambapo Watetezi Vijana wa Kike wataweza kukutana na Wanawake Watetezi Mahiri na Wakongwe

    March 6, 2020
  • THE REPUBLIC WITHDRAWS ITS CASE AGAINST JOURNALIST SEBASTIAN ATILIO

    THE REPUBLIC WITHDRAWS ITS CASE AGAINST JOURNALIST SEBASTIAN ATILIO Iringa, Tanzania Today, on 5th March 2020, the Republic has withdrawn its case against Journalist Sebastian Atilio which was filed at the Mufindi District Court. The case was arranged to be mentioned today, but the State Attorney informed the court that the Republic no longer wishes

    March 5, 2020
  • AFRICAN COALITIONS CONTEMPLATE TO ADVANCE COOPERATION

    AFRICAN COALITIONS CONTEMPLATE TO ADVANCE COOPERATION The National Coordinator of Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC), Mr. Onesmo Olengurumwa has visited the Kenya Human Rights Defenders Coalition to exchange ideas and advance general cooperation. To date, several African Nations have already established Human Rights Defending Coalitions after Kenya. These include; Tanzania, Uganda, Somalia, South Sudan,

    March 5, 2020
  • WAANDISHI WA HABARI WATATU NA MMILIKI WA NJOMBE YETU TV WASHTAKIWA MAHAKAMANI NJOMBE

    WAANDISHI WA HABARI WATATU NA MMILIKI WA NJOMBE YETU TV WASHTAKIWA MAHAKAMANI NJOMBE Njombe – Tanzania Waandishi wa habari watatu wanaomiliki TV za Mtandaoni pamoja na mmiliki wa Njombe Yetu TV leo Machi 4, 2020 wameshtakiwa kwenye Mahakama ya Hakimu Mkazi Njombe. Waandishi hao ni: Prosper Daudi Mfugale mwandishi wa ITV ambaye anamiliki Njombe TV,

    March 4, 2020
  • COURT ORDERS REPUBLIC TO COMPLETE INVESTIGATIONS ON TITO MAGOTI AND THEODORY GIYAN’s CASE

    COURT ORDERS REPUBLIC TO COMPLETE INVESTIGATIONS ON TITO MAGOTI AND THEODORY GIYAN’s CASE Dar es Salaam – Tanzania The Economic Crimes case number 137 of 2019 against Tito Magoti and Theodory Giyan, was mentioned for the fourth time today at the Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court in Dar es Salaam before Honourable Resident Magistrate Janet Mtega.

    March 4, 2020
  • UN YATANGAZA KUFUTA MATUKIO KANDO YA BARAZA LA HAKI ZA BINADAMU (HRC) HUKO GENEVA SHAURI YA HOFU YA UGONJWA UNAOSABABISHWA NA VIRUSI VYA KORONA (COVID-19)

    UN YATANGAZA KUFUTA MATUKIO KANDO YA BARAZA LA HAKI ZA BINADAMU (HRC) HUKO GENEVA SHAURI YA HOFU YA UGONJWA UNAOSABABISHWA NA VIRUSI VYA KORONA (COVID-19) Geneva – Uswisi Siku ya tarehe 2 Machi 2020, Mkurugenzi Mkuu wa Shirika la Umoja wa Mataifa Geneva (UNOG) alituma barua kwa Rais wa Baraza la Haki za Binadamu kuhusu

    March 3, 2020
  • TAARIFA KWA UMMA KUHUSU KUNYIMWA DHAMANA WAANDISHI WA HABARI WATATU NA MMILIKI WA NJOMBE YETU TV

    TAARIFA KWA UMMA KUHUSU KUNYIMWA DHAMANA WAANDISHI WA HABARI WATATU NA MMILIKI WA NJOMBE YETU TV Njombe – Tanzania Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC), umesikitishwa na kitendo cha kukamatwa na kunyimwa dhama kwa waandishi wa habari watatu wanaomiliki TV za Mtandaoni pamoja na mmiliki wa Njombe Yetu TV siku ya Jumamosi

    March 3, 2020
  • MWANDISHI ERICK KABENDERA AHUKUMIWA KULIPA FAINI YA ZAIDI YA MILIONI 200

    MWANDISHI ERICK KABENDERA AHUKUMIWA KULIPA FAINI YA ZAIDI YA MILIONI 200 Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Hatma ya Mwandishi wa Habari za kiuchunguzi Ndugu Erick Kabendera imefikia tamati leo tarehe 24 Februari 2020 baada ya kusaini mkataba wa makubaliano ya kukiri kosa na Mkurugenzi wa Mashitaka nchini (Director of Public Prosecutions – DPP). Ikumbukwe kuwa,

    February 24, 2020
  • UKOSEFU WA AJENDA MAHSUSI NI CHANGAMOTO KATIKA UTETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU

    UKOSEFU WA AJENDA MAHSUSI NI CHANGAMOTO KATIKA UTETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU Kukosekana kwa Ajenda mahsusi imeelezwa kuwa moja ya kikwazo katika kutekeleza ajenda ya Utetezi wa Haki za Binadamu nchini. Haya yameelezwa na Mkurugenzi wa PINGOs Forum Wakili Edward Porokwa wakati wa kikao cha pamoja na Mratibu Kitaifa wa THRDC Bw. Onesmo Olengurumwa ambaye

    February 14, 2020
  • HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER OF THE MONTH (JANUARY 2020): JOSEPH BRIGHTON MALEKELA

    HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER OF THE MONTH (JANUARY 2020): JOSEPH BRIGHTON MALEKELA Meet Joseph Brighton Malekela (24), nominated as our Young Human Rights Defender of the month, for January 2020 through social rights and accountability. Joseph Brighton Malekela is a 3rd-year student at the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) pursuing his Bachelor’s Degree of Arts

    February 14, 2020
  • MGAWANYIKO KWENYE JAMII BADO NI CHANGAMOTO KWA WATETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU NCHINI

    MGAWANYIKO KWENYE JAMII BADO NI CHANGAMOTO KWA WATETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU NCHINI Arusha – Tanzania Mgawanyiko kwenye jamii unaohusishwa na maslahi binafsi umetajwa kuwa ni kikwazo kwa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu nchini. Akielezea mafanikio na changamoto katika shughuli za Utetezi wa Haki za Binadamu nchini, Ndugu Lebaraka Laizer ambaye ni Mkurugenzi mtendaji wa

    February 14, 2020
  • ZIARA YA MRATIBU KITAIFA WA THRDC PAMOJA NA AFISA DAWATI LA WANACHAMA YA KUWATEMBELEA WANACHAMA WA THRDC MKOANI ARUSHA

    ZIARA YA MRATIBU KITAIFA WA THRDC PAMOJA NA AFISA DAWATI LA WANACHAMA YA KUWATEMBELEA WANACHAMA WA THRDC MKOANI ARUSHA Leo tarehe 13/02/2020, Mratibu Kitaifa wa Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu (THRDC), Bw. Onesmo Olengurumwa akiongozana na Afisa Dawati la Wanachama – THRDC Wakili Joyce Eliezer walianza ziara ya kuwatembelea wanachama wetu walioko Arusha.

    February 13, 2020
  • MWANAHARAKATI NCHINI TANZANIA KUPINGA WATUHUMIWA KUSHTAKIWA KWENYE MAHAKAMA ZISIZOKUWA NA MAMLAKA YA KUSIKILIZA KESI ZAO (COMMITAL PROCEEDINGS)

    MWANAHARAKATI NCHINI TANZANIA KUPINGA WATUHUMIWA KUSHTAKIWA KWENYE MAHAKAMA ZISIZOKUWA NA MAMLAKA YA KUSIKILIZA KESI ZAO (COMMITAL PROCEEDINGS) Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Mratibu Kitaifa wa Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC), Bw. Onesmo Olengurumwa amefungua kesi namba 36 ya mwaka 2019 dhidi ya Mwanasheria Mkuu wa Serikali katika Mahakama Kuu ya Tanzania,

    February 13, 2020
  • THRDC NA UNIC WAADHIMISHA KUMBUKIZI YA WAHANGA WA MAUAJI YA WAYAHUDI KIPINDI CHA VITA YA PILI YA DUNIA

    THRDC NA UNIC WAADHIMISHA KUMBUKIZI YA WAHANGA WA MAUAJI YA WAYAHUDI KIPINDI CHA VITA YA PILI YA DUNIA Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Asubuhi ya leo tarehe 12 Februari 2020, kwa mara nyingine tena, Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) ukiwakilishwa na James Laurent – Associate Protection Officer: Research & Documentation, kwa

    February 12, 2020
  • KABENDERA FACE TO FACE WITH THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS (DPP) TO REVIEW HIS PLEA BARGAINING AGREEMENT

    KABENDERA FACE TO FACE WITH THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS (DPP) TO REVIEW HIS PLEA BARGAINING AGREEMENT Dar es Salaam – Tanzania The Economic Crime case No. 75 of 2019 against Investigative Journalist, Erick Kabendera has been adjourned yet again for the 16th times today on 17th February, 2020 at Kisutu Resident Magistrates’ Court. The

    February 11, 2020
  • TAARIFA KWA UMMA: THRDC YASAINI MKATABA NA CIVICUS KUIMARISHA UHURU WA KUJIELEZA NCHINI

    TAARIFA KWA UMMA: THRDC YASAINI MKATABA NA CIVICUS KUIMARISHA UHURU WA KUJIELEZA NCHINI Leo tarehe 2 Oktoba 2019, Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) kwa niaba ya Watetezi TV, umesaini mkataba wa miezi mitatu (Oktoba 2019 – Desemba 2019) wenye thamani ya Dola za Kimarekani USD 20,000/=, sawa na Shilingi za Kitanzania

    October 2, 2019
  • TANZANIA CSOs TO PRESENT UPR REPORT BEFORE THE UNHRC

    TANZANIA CSOs TO PRESENT UPR REPORT BEFORE THE UNHRC Today on 28th September 2019, the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) in collaboration with 90 Civil Society Organizations from Tanzania mainland and Zanzibar is conducting Universal Periodic Review (UPR) midterm report Validation session at Kisenga Hall, LAPF building in Dar es Salaam. The meeting aims

    September 28, 2019
  • THRDC NA UNIC WAENDESHA MDAHALO KUWAELIMISHA WANAFUNZI WA SHULE YA SEKONDARI MCHIKICHINI KUHUSU KAZI ZAO

    THRDC NA UNIC WAENDESHA MDAHALO KUWAELIMISHA WANAFUNZI WA SHULE YA SEKONDARI MCHIKICHINI KUHUSU KAZI ZAO Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Leo Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) pamoja na Kituo cha Habari cha Umoja wa Mataifa nchini (UNIC) wameitembelea shule ya Sekondari Mchikichini iliyopo Kariakoo jijini Dar es Salaam, kuwaelimisha wanafunzi wa

    September 26, 2019
  • TAMKO KUHUSU MATUKIO YA KUPOTEA/KUTOONEKANA NA KUTEKWA KWA WATU NCHINI

    TAMKO KUHUSU MATUKIO YA KUPOTEA/KUTOONEKANA NA KUTEKWA KWA WATU NCHINI   1.0 Utangulizi Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania umekuwa ukifuatilia kwa ukaribu matukio mbali mbali ya utekaji ambayo yamekuwa yakihatarisha hali ya usalama na kuzua taharuki miongoni mwa wananchi. Katika taarifa iliyotolewa na Waziri wa Mambo ya Ndani, Mhe Kangi Lugola, mnamo

    July 11, 2019
  • A VISIT FROM ITALIAN AMBASSADOR H.E. HON. ALBERTO MENGONI

    Earlier today, H.E. Hon. Roberto Mengoni, Ambassador of Italy in Tanzania together with his assistant Ms. Lavinia Pilosu visited THRDC offices and engaged in a meeting with THRDC’s Management team.

    July 8, 2019
  • VISIT FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR OF NGOs IN TANZANIA

    VISIT FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR OF NGOs IN TANZANIA Greatly honored by a visit from officials of the office of the Registrar of NGOs today at our office. We deliberated on the work being done by THRDC, its member organizations and future constructive engagements between the Government and CSOs.

    June 24, 2019
  • THE IMPACT OF THE SPREAD OF THE NOVEL CORONA-VIRUS (COVID-19) TO CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS IN TANZANIA

    Dear Civil Society Sector stakeholder, Please click the following highlighted link to take part in our survey on THE IMPACT OF THE SPREAD OF THE NOVEL CORONA-VIRUS (COVID-19) TO CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS IN TANZANIA. Your feedback is of high importance!   Thank you in Advance, The Tanzania CSOs Directors’ Forum

    March 31, 2020
  • JAMHURI YAONDOA SHAURI MAHAKAMANI DHIDI YA MWANDISHI SEBASTIAN ATILIO

    JAMHURI YAONDOA SHAURI MAHAKAMANI DHIDI YA MWANDISHI SEBASTIAN ATILIO Iringa – Tanzania Leo Machi 5, 2020 Jamhuri imeondoa shauri katika Mahakama ya Wilaya ya Mufundi dhidi ya mwandishi wa habari Sebastian Atilio (pichani). Kesi yake ilikuwa imepangwa kutajwa tena leo Machi 5, 2020. Hata hivyo, Wakili wa Jamhuri ameieleza mahakama kwamba hawana nia ya kuendelea

    March 5, 2020
  • THE ATTORNEY GENERAL HAS RAISED 5 PRELIMINARY OBJECTIONS AGAINST 2 CASES FILED BY HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN TANZANIA

    THE ATTORNEY GENERAL HAS RAISED 5 PRELIMINARY OBJECTIONS AGAINST 2 CASES FILED BY HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN TANZANIA The AG has raised one preliminary objection against the case number 36 of 2019 petitioned by Mr. Onesmo Olengurumwa and four preliminary objections against the case number 35 of 2019 petitioned by Mr. Paul Kisabo, both cases

    February 26, 2020
  • SIKU YA KIMATAIFA YA HAKI ZA KIJAMII (WORLD DAY OF SOCIAL JUSTICE)

    SIKU YA KIMATAIFA YA HAKI ZA KIJAMII (WORLD DAY OF SOCIAL JUSTICE) Leo tarehe 20 Februari ni siku ya kuadhimishwa kwa Haki za Kijamii kimataifa. Haki za Kijamii ni dhana ya usawa miongoni mwa wanajamii katika umiliki wa mali na fursa mbalimbali bila kujali tofauti za kijinsia, kirangi, kikabila, kiumri, kitamaduni au ulemavu. Mfano wa

    February 20, 2020
  • PREGNANT SCHOOL GIRLS DESERVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

    PREGNANT SCHOOL GIRLS DESERVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES By: Kizito Makoye The recent move by the World Bank to delay disbursement of a whopping 1.15trillion(Us$500 million) education loan to Tanzania, has provoked a war of words between government supporters and human rights campaigners who oppose the country’s education policy, which they claim, discriminate against pregnant girls. Girls

    February 20, 2020
  • “UVUMILIVU, UMOJA NA KUBAKI KWENYE AJENDA YA SHIRIKA NI NGUZO YA MAFANIKIO YA SHIRIKA”

    “UVUMILIVU, UMOJA NA KUBAKI KWENYE AJENDA YA SHIRIKA NI NGUZO YA MAFANIKIO YA SHIRIKA” Uvumilivu, Umoja miongoni mwa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu pamoja na kubaki kwenye ajenda ya Shirika ni miongoni mwa nguzo muhimu katika Utetezi wa Haki za Binadamu nchini. Haya yameelezwa na Mkurugenzi Mtendaji wa Shirika la Haki Madini Ndugu Amani Mhinda

    February 14, 2020
  • ZIARA YA MRATIBU THRDC NA AFISA DAWATI LA WANACHAMA YAINGIA SIKU YA TATU MKOANI ARUSHA

    ZIARA YA MRATIBU THRDC NA AFISA DAWATI LA WANACHAMA YAINGIA SIKU YA TATU MKOANI ARUSHA Ziara ya siku tatu ya Mratibu wa Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) Ndugu Onesmo Olengurumwa akiongozana na Mratibu Msaidizi wa THRDC Kanda ya Kaskazini Bwana Erick Luwongo pamoja na Afisa wa Dawati la Wanachama – THRDC

    February 14, 2020
  • KESI YA TITO MAGOTI NA THEODORY GIYAN IMETAJWA KWA MARA YA 4 LEO MAHAKAMANI KISUTU

    KESI YA TITO MAGOTI NA THEODORY GIYAN IMETAJWA KWA MARA YA 4 LEO MAHAKAMANI KISUTU Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Kesi ya utakatishaji fedha namba 137 ya mwaka 2019 inayowakabili Afisa Programu wa Elimu kwa Umma wa Kituo cha Sheria na Haki za Binadamu (LHRC), Tito Magoti pamoja na mwenzake Theodory Giyan mtaalamu wa Teknolojia

    February 5, 2020
  • NOMINATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER OF THE MONTH – JANUARY 2020

    NOMINATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER OF THE MONTH – JANUARY 2020 Dear Human Rights Defenders, Do you know any vibrant Human Right Defender (HRD) that is accountable and defends Social Rights in Tanzania? Please NOMINATE that defender to stand a chance to be recognized as Human Right Defender of the month, January 2020. All nominations

    February 4, 2020
  • HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS & JOURNALISTS TO BENEFIT FROM A TZS 277 MILLON PROJECT

    HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS & JOURNALISTS TO BENEFIT FROM A TZS 277 MILLON PROJECT Dar es Salaam – Tanzania The Tanzania Human Rights Defenders’ Coalition (THRDC) has signed a two-year contract worth $120,000/- equivalent to 277 Million Tanzanian Shillings; with the American Bar Association (ABA) to aid the implementation of a project on defending freedom of

    January 31, 2020
  • MWANAHARAKATI NA MTETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU TITO MAGOTI AKAMATWA NA WATU WASIOJULIKANA

    MWANAHARAKATI NA MTETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU TITO MAGOTI AKAMATWA NA WATU WASIOJULIKANA Dar es Salaam – Tanzania Taarifa zilizotufikia hivi punde ni kwamba, Mtetezi wa Haki za binadamu ambaye pia ni Afisa Programu wa Kituo cha Sheria na Haki za Binadamu (LHRC) amekamatwa asubuhi ya leo na watu watano akiwa kwenye kituo kimoja cha

    December 20, 2019
  • NEWS ALERT: HRD TITO MAGOTI ABDUCTED BY UNKNOWN ASSAILANTS

    NEWS ALERT ONLINE ACTIVIST AND HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER TITO MAGOTI ABDUCTED BY UNKNOWN ASSAILANTS Dar es Salaam – Tanzania We have just received news that, Tito Magoti, an active Online Human Rights Defender through the Twitter platform and Programme Officer at the Legal and Human Rights Centre (LHRC) has been abducted by five unknown people

    December 20, 2019
  • THRDC YAWAFUNDA WATETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU KUHUSU UMUHIMU WA USAWA WA KIJINSIA NA USHIRIKISHWAJI WA MAKUNDI YA KIJINSIA KWENYE MAENDELEO YA JAMII

    THRDC YAWAFUNDA WATETEZI WA HAKI ZA BINADAMU KUHUSU UMUHIMU WA USAWA WA KIJINSIA NA USHIRIKISHWAJI WA MAKUNDI YA KIJINSIA KWENYE MAENDELEO YA JAMII: Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) unaendesha mafunzo ya siku mbili (tarehe 12 hadi 13 Desemba 2019) kuhusu masuala ya haki na usawa wa kijinsia kwa wawakilishi 60 wa

    December 12, 2019
  • TANZIA!!!

    TANZIA!!! Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) umesikitishwa na taarifa za kifo cha BI. GETRUDE ALEX (40) ambaye alikuwa Ofisa wa Tume ya Haki za Binadamu na Utawala Bora (Commission for Human Rights and Good Governance – CHRAGG). Bi. Getrude Alex alifikwa na umauti usiku wa Novemba 23, 2019; siku mbili baada

    November 26, 2019
  • PRESS STATEMENT ON THE ARREST OF ADVOCATE JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS

    PRESS STATEMENT ON THE ARREST OF ADVOCATE JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS 1.0 Introduction Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition strongly condemns the arrest and continued detainment of Advocate Joseph Rhobi Martinus (Roll No. 7357) by the police force. The Advocate was arrested on 22nd November 2019 following the instructions of the Regional Commissioner of Shinyanga and was

    November 25, 2019
  • TAMKO KUHUSU KUKAMATWA KWA WAKILI JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS

    TAMKO KUHUSU KUKAMATWA KWA WAKILI JOSEPH RHOBI MARTINUS 1.0 Utangulizi Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) unalaani vikali kitendo cha kukamatwa na kuendelea kushikiliwa na Jeshi la Polisi kwa Wakili Joseph Rhobi Martinus (Roll No. 7357). Wakili huyo alikamatwa kwa agizo la Mkuu wa Mkoa wa Shinyanga mnamo tarehe 22.11.2019 ambapo aliachiwa

    November 25, 2019
  • CALL FOR APPLICATION: CONSULTANCY ASSIGNMENT ON THE EFFECTS OF DRACONIAN LAWS ON HRDs IN TANZANIA

    CALL FOR APPLICATION: CONSULTANCY FOR CONDUCTING A CASE-BASED STUDY ON DRACONIAN LAWS THAT AFFECT HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN TANZANIA Opportunity: Consultant Organization: Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition Closing date: 16th October 2019 Read more here…(https://thrdc.or.tz/opportunities/call-for-application-consultancy-assignment-on-the-effects-of-draconian-laws-on-hrds-in-tanzania/)

    October 9, 2019
  • TAMKO KUHUSU KUFUNGIWA NA KUPIGWA FAINI KWA VITUO VYA MTANDAONI VYA KWANZA TV, WATETEZI TV NA AYO TV

    TAMKO KUHUSU KUFUNGIWA NA KUPIGWA FAINI KWA VITUO VYA MTANDAONI VYA KWANZA TV, WATETEZI TV NA AYO TV 1.0) Utangulizi Mtandao wa Watetezi wa Haki za Binadamu Tanzania (THRDC) unalaani vikali kitendo cha Kamati ya Maudhui ya Mamlaka ya Mawasiliano Tanzania kufungia kituo cha Televisheni mtandaoni cha Kwanza TV, kwa muda wa miezi sita (6)

    September 27, 2019
  • PRESS RELEASE ON OFFICIAL LAUNCHING OF THE 2019/2020 CSOs ELECTION MANIFESTO

    PRESS RELEASE ON OFFICIAL LAUNCHING OF THE 2019/2020 CSOs ELECTION MANIFESTO 1.0) Introduction We Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) from across the United Republic of Tanzania under the coordination of the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC), have jointly prepared a CSOs Election Manifesto that will serve for the 2019 Local Government Elections and the 2020

    September 27, 2019
  • TUME YA HAKI ZA BINADAMU NA UTAWALA BORA (CHRAGG) KUDUMISHA UHUSIANO NA THRDC

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  • Launching of The Compendium of Laws and Policies Affecting Civil Society Space in Tanzania and The Report on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders of 2018

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