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Kijana Leo Episode 001: Organic Waste

Using organic waste, a young female scientist fills a vacuum in fish-feed ecology.  Diana Orembe’s motivation to assist her community was motivated by her realisation that the issue touched people she cared about. Hence, she took the bull by the horns by tackling a serious challenge to lessen and ultimately resolve the protein gap in […]

National Scientific Conference on RMNACH+N

The first ever National Scientific Hybrid Conference on Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health and Nutrition (RMNCAH+N) was held from 17th to 19th November 2021 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre (JNICC) in Dar es Salaam. The Conference carried the theme “Accelerating Actions towards Reduction of Maternal, Newborn and Child Deaths in Tanzania”. […]

Maternal and Newborn Deaths Hackathon

Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete Foundation (JMKF) partnered with UNFPA Tanzania and Sahara Ventures to run an ideation from 12th to 14th November 2021.The main objectives of this Activity were to identify the Maternal and Newborn challenges in Tanzania and to generate innovative solutions to address Maternal and Newborn Challenges in Tanzania. Thirty-one (31) people participated in […]

East Africa (EA) Youth Fellowship is launched!

On the 8th of November 2021, the East Africa Youth Fellowship Program was officially launched at the Youlead Summit 2021 held at the Arusha International Conference center. A partnership between The East Africa Community, Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete Foundation (JMKF) and MS Training Center for Development Cooperation (MS-TCDC). The fellowship is a response to a need […]

Non- State Actors (NSA) meeting

In preparation for the Scientific Conference on Reproductive Maternal Newborn Child Adolescent Health +Nutrition (RMNCAH+N), the Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete Foundation (JMKF), organized a one (1) day meeting with Non-State Actor (NSA) on 5th November 2021. Twenty-six (26) participants from JMKf, Mkapa Foundation, Sikika, Tanzania Health Promotion Support (THPS), PharmAccess , Tanzania Communication and Development Center (TCDC), Association of […]

Twende “Youth Farmers Week” Festival

Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete Foundation collaborated with Twende Social Innovation Centre, Segal Family Foundation, Obuntu Hub , Anza Growth fund and SIDO to commemorate the Twende Farmers’ Week from 4th – 6th November 2021 at the Arusha Declaration Museum Grounds in Arusha, Tanzania. Twende Social Innovation Centre had the opportunity to take the initiative of connecting […]

Mental Health Information Session

In support of Mental Health Day 2021 which is commemorated globally annually on the 10th of October, Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete Foundation (JMKF) held a Mental Health Breakfast Information Session on Friday the 29th of October 2021. The objectives of the session were to gain stakeholders’ inputs on Mental Health for Children and Adolescents in Tanzania, […]


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