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July 28, 2014

International Reports

Resource Wealth and Raw Materials Boom

An abundance of resources in Sub-Saharan Africa will not necessarily lead to sustainable economic growth, to the contrary: The one-sided economic focus on the extraction of natural resources has consequences for the people and the environment. What needs to be done to avoid the “resource curse”? more…

July 17, 2014
Egon Kochanke (2 v.li.), Botschafter in Tansania beim Besuch im KAS-Büro

Welcome, Mr. Kochanke!

New German Ambassador in Tanzania

On 15th July 2014, President Jakaya Kikwete officially welcomed Egon Kochanke as the new German Ambassador to Tanzania. From 2008 to 2012 Kochanke was Ambassador to Namibia, from 2012 he was in charge of the Department for Sub-Sahara Africa and the Sahel in the German Foreign Office. On 17th July, he introduced himself at the KAS office.

May 21, 2014

VP opens meeting of religious leaders

Interreligious Dialogue

In his opening speech, Dr. Bilal highlighted the importance of the meeting for religious peace and tolerance in Tanzania and the region. In a final joint declaration the religious leaders from various African countries demand among others a closer cooperation of religious groups. Read more…

April 17, 2014

Joint Communiqué

Religious leaders launch recommendations for the Constituent Assembly

During an interreligious dialogue, leaders of the various religious communities in Tanzania showed their concern about the performance of the constituent assembly in Dodoma and developed a joint communiqué with recommendations to its members. Read more…

February 24, 2014

Maendeleo Dialogue

Building a Consensus for the Constitutional Making

On the 6th of February, KAS Tanzania and TADIP hosted a Maendeleo Dialogue. This time it aimed at contributing to the finding of a national consensus for the new Tanzanian constitution. Find out more…

January 6, 2014

Climate Change in the EAC

The Challenges of Climate Change Adaptation and the Potential of Sustainable Energies in the East African Community

On 5th December KAS and the EAC hosted the region's first post-COP19 conference. Focussing on the role of the civil society the event was attended by representatives from CSOs from all EAC partner states. Click here for more…

November 29, 2013

BAVICHA in Germany

Tanzania participates in "Deutschlandtag" of JU

In November 2013 the Junge Union invited young politicians from all over the world to Germany to join their annual meeting in Erfurt. Like in recent years Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted an accompanying program for the international participants. Two representatives of BAVICHA attended the meeting. Read more…

November 26, 2013

Inter-Religious Dialogue

Dini ni Chemchemi ya Amani, Upendo na Maelewano

Following an invitation by KAS Tanzania and the IRCPT representatives from Zanzibar and Tanzania Mainland convened to deliberate on this important topic. What it means? Click here for more…

November 21, 2013

Visiting Estonia

BAVICHA Chairman in Tallinn

For an event titled "Refugees in Europe", KAS Estonia invited Charles Wegesa Heche from Tanzania to Tallinn to give some input to the discussion. Find out more…

August 19, 2013

International Youth Conference

Young People´s Responsibility for Democracy and Sustainable Development

Initiated by KAS Tanzania and BAVICHA, the youth wing of CHADEMA, about 30 participants from all over the world convened in Dar es Salaam for a conference on young people’s responsibility for democracy and sustainable development. Read more…