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World vision Tanzania

Submitted by Web Master on 11 March 2021

Tanzania has experienced significant economic growth over the last decade. Although the poverty rate in the country has declined, the absolute number of poor has not because of the high population growth rate. As a result, children still face many challenges including violence, malnutrition, poor healthcare and education and other basic services.

Tanzania Network of Community Health Funds (TNCHF)

Submitted by Web Master on 11 March 2021

The vision of the TNCHF is to become a highly competent network that facilitates access to quality health care for the majority. The mission is to facilitate capacity development for strong and efficiently working Community Health Funds and Health Micro Insurance Schemes; facilitate research, development and advocacy on comprehensive health care; promote equity and access to affordable health care.

Sikika

Submitted by Web Master on 11 March 2021

Sikika is a non-governmental organization, its history dates back from 1999. The organization has transformed from working on matters related to youth in reproductive health to broader fundamental health outcomes in areas of Health Governance and Finance, Human Resources for Health, Medicines and Medical Supplies and HIV and AIDS.

The new five-year strategic plan (2019 – 2023) is duly informed by the strategic plan 2016 - 2020. It has two programmes, which are the public finance management and the traditional health governance program.

Health Spending In Tanzania Is Still Far Less Than What Is Recommended By The World Health Organisation

Submitted by Web Master on 29 June 2012

Tanzania's health spending is still far less than what is recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO), stakeholders were told today at a policy debate in Dar es Salaam.

Speaking at the breakfast event organised by the Policy Forum, Dr. Flora Kessy of the Mzumbe University said that the WHO has recommended a per capita health spending of US$54 and the government’s own target is as outlined in the third Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP III) was a per capita health spending of US$ 15.75 by 2009/10 but this has not been met.

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