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I warmly welcome you to the official website of the Permanent Mission of the United Republic of Tanzania to the United Nations in New York.

The website provides you with information on our activities at the United Nations, and Who's Who at the Mission.

Tanzania's policy stands at the United Nations; here you will find statements and positions on a wide range of agenda items of the United Nations General Assembly, ECOSOC and the Security Council as well as other activities related to Tanzania's Accreditation to the United Nations.

Links to other useful websites, including links to the official website of the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania, which provides other useful links in Tanzania and our missions abroad. A link to the website of the United Nations is also provided.

I hope that you will find the information that you are looking for useful. If you have any questions, queries or suggestions, do not hesitate to contact us. We are here to help you.

Thank you for visiting our website.

Mr. Tuvako N. Manongi
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Permanent Representative
Permanent Mission of the United Republic of Tanzania to the United Nations

English News

Integrating crime prevention and criminal justice in the post 2015 development agenda to be held on 25 February 2015

Ambassador Tuvako Manongi speaking during a thematic debate
Madam Chair I would like to start by expressing my gratitude to H.E. Sam Kutesa, the President of the General Assembly, the Government of Qatar and Partners for supporting discussions that coincides with the ongoing intergovernmental negotiations on Post-2015 Development Agenda. I thank the key-note speakers and panellists for their thought provoking informative presentations and I would like to highlight the following few points; In our view, the nexus between crime prevention, criminal justice, rule of law and human rights and sustainable development is irrefutable. ...

UN Tanzania Chief condemns abduction and murder of child with albinism

Albinos. Photo: IRIN/Helen Blakesley
Mr. Alvaro Rodriguez - UN Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative Over the last two months, Tanzania has witnessed two abductions of young children in the Lake Zone. In December, the abduction of a child with albinism, Pendo, left the country in shock. Despite the government’s efforts, Pendo has not been found. Now we have just witnessed the abduction and murder of a one year old, Yohana Bahati, which happened in Chato District in Geita Region on February 15. The UN is deeply concerned by the abductions and brutal attacks on these two young children. These attacks, w...

Deputy Secretary-General’s remarks at High-Level Thematic Debate on means of implementation for a transformative post-2015 development agenda

I thank the President of the General Assembly for convening this important debate, where I am honoured to represent the Secretary-General. This is a crucial year for global action to secure a sustainable future for all. There are high expectations that the United Nations and its Member States will be a catalyst for setting the direction for transformative change. Three major milestones mark the calendar in 2015 – the Third International Conference on Financing for Development in Addis Ababa, in July; the post-2015 Summit in New York, in September; and COP 21 in Paris, in December. These ...

Swahili News

Mamlaka zinazohusu operationi za ulinzi wa amani ziwe wazi – Jenerali Mwamunyange

Jenerali Davis Mwamunyange
Mkuu wa Majeshi ya Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania, Jenerali Davis Mwamunyange, amelishauri Baraza Kuu la Usalama la Umoja wa Mataifa, kuweka bayana na kwa uwazi mamlaka ( mandate) ambayo misheni ya kulinda Amani itapaswa kutelekeza kule inakopangiwa kwenda. Ametoa ushauri huu siku ya Alhamisi wakati alipokuwa akitoa mchango wake kwenye mkutano wa Wakuu wa Majeshi ya Ulinzi ambao nchi zao zinachangia katika operesheni za ulinzi wa Amani za Umoja wa Mataifa. Katika mkutano huo uliokuwa wa siku moja, na kuhudhuriwa na Wakuu wa Majes...

Afya ya mama na mtoto ni ajenda endelevu

Kundi la Nchi Marafiki kuhusu afya ya mama na mtoto limekutana na kufanya kikao chake cha kwanza na kukubaliana kwa kauli moja kwamba mama anapokuwa na afya njema anakuwa na uhakika wa maisha yake na maisha ya mtoto wake. Kama hiyo haitoshi kundi hilo la nchi marafiki na ambalo limekutana nchi ya uenyekiti- wenza wa Wakilishi wa Kudumu wa Tanzania na Canada katika Umoja wa Mataifa, Balozi Tuvako Manongi na Balozi Gillermo Rishchynski, limekubaliana haja na umuhimu wa kuhakikisha kuwa ajenda kuhusu afya ya mama na mtoto inaendelea na kubaki kuwa moja ya vipau...