Capping Three-Day Humanitarian Segment, Economic and Social Council Adopts Text Urging Better Protection of People Trapped in Crisis, Aid Workers

Speakers Say Efficient State Action Needed Across Board to Address Massive Political Deficits Causing Sharp Rise in Displacement

The Economic and Social Council concluded its humanitarian affairs segment today, adopting a resolution recognizing the significant increase in forced displacement worldwide and stressing the need to …

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Tanzania: New Challenges for RCs, DCs

President John Magufuli has tasked the newly-appointed regional commissioners (RCs) and district commissioners (DCs) to ensure that all eligible taxpayers meet their obligations and pay due amounts to boost the country's coffers.

He also asked the new leaders to maintain security for all Tanzanians by …

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Tanzania: Public Procurement Bill Sails Through

Members of Parliament (MPs) yesterday passed the Public Procurement Amendment Bill, with most of them applauding provisions that allow an open framework without the need of agreed prices set forth by government procurement services agency (GPSA).

The 40-clause bill, that seeks to make amendments to …

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