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#WPD2022 ‘A world of 8 billion: Towards Resilient Futures for Youth

Written by: Richard Ryaganda –  Communications Lead In Tanzania, one in ten women in aged 15-49 has undergone FGM. Of these, 35 per cent underwent FGM before the age of one. Manyara have the highest prevalence of female genital mutilation incidences of 58%.. The 2022 World Population Day commemoration in Tanzania took place in Manyara region […]

SRH MP Champions to advocate for AYFS budget increment

Written by: Richard Ryaganda –  Communications Lead In the quest to ensure accessible sexual reproductive health youth friendly services across the country, Chama cha Uzazi na Malezi Bora Tanzania (UMATI), recently convened 20 members of parliaments from the United Republic of Tanzania National Assembly. These members of parliament are also champions on sexual reproductive health issues. […]

UMATI hands the Mama na Mwana Intervention to the Government

Mama na Mwana is an innovative intervention on social accountability for health services that UNICEF initiated in April 2017. The project was implemented by UMATI under supervision of SIMAVI in Mbeya and Njombe regions. An application was developed to collect opinions of pregnant women about the quality of Ante Natal Care and Safe Delivery services at […]

The Health System Costs of Post-Abortion Care in Tanzania

Earlier in October 2021, Chama cha Uzazi na Malezi Bora Tanzania (UMATI) in collaboration with Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS) and Guttmacher Institute launched a study on the health system costs of post-abortion care in Tanzania. The study launch event held in the City of Dodoma was graced by the Guest of Honor, […]

A testimony from Sauda

If Empowered CHWs, can make a difference. A testimony from Sauda It is around 10:00 AM when WISH Communication and Country Managers met smiling Sauda (pictured) for a talk. Sauda is a CHW working for WISH project in Mabibo Health Center in Ubungo District in Dar Es Salaam. The center serves around 100 OPD clients […]

Involvement: Young People Realizing Their Potential to Community Prosperity in Mbozi District

Jacob Samwel Mwashambwa is young, energetic and open-minded young adult living in Hasamba Ward located in Mbozi district council in Songwe region. In June 2020, Jacob joined the Partnership for Social Accountability intervention implemented by Chama cha Uzazi Na Malezi Bora Tanzania (UMATI) to strengthen accountability in health sector in Mbozi district. This intervention aims […]

Vasectomy saves a family of 15 children

Mr Zabron (54), resident of Nyakitondo Village in Kasulu District, is the father of 15 children, eight from his first wife who has already departed, and sevenchildren from his current wife who he married after the demise of his first wife.  Zabron who is a farmer says, after the death of his first wife he […]

A story of transformation from Resty

A story of transformation from Resty Our programs constantly amaze us with the impact we observe in the communities that we serve and the lives we touch. Seeing their resourcefulness and resilience time and time again, we know investing in women is key to solving the world’s big problems. Today we want to take you […]

UMATI Committed to Collective Action towards the Fight Against COVID-19

With Covid-19 spreading across regions including Geita, awareness creation to healthcare providers is imperative  For the country as a whole and Geita region ,in particular, to help ease the devastation and panic, quick response and proper understanding of the pandemic are critical  UMATI Committed to Collective Action towards the Fight Against COVID-19  With Covid-19 spreading […]