© koolpep - Fotolia.com – id 42515572

Welcome to FES Tanzania

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is a German political foundation head­quartered in Bonn and Berlin with more than 100 offices worldwide. The guiding prin­ciples of the international work are to promote democracy, social justice and development, contribute to peace and security and find inclusive solutions for globalisation and regional integration. More ...

Africa Tomorrow  

Africa Tomorrow |

DR Congo - Senate Drops Changes to Election Law

Democratic Republic of Congo’s Senate on Friday scrapped a proposed change to the election law after four days of deadly protests against the proposal that the opposition said was aimed at keeping President Joseph Kabila in power.

Read more …

Africa Tomorrow |

China in Zimbabwe - Different Donor, Same Problem

The Chinese government is seeking the secondment of its officials to key Zimbabwe parastatals to ensure that Chinese loans for government projects are not lost to “leakages”, it emerged this week.

Read more …

Tanzania Today  

Tanzania Today |

Tanzania bans "The East African" over Coverage of Government

Before the letter was issued, the newspaper’s bureau chief, Christopher Kidanka, was on Wednesday summoned and interrogated by the Director of Information Services, who also doubles as the government’s spokesman, Assa Mwambene. Mr Mwambene accused it of having a negative agenda against Tanzania. He singled out a recent opinion that criticised the Dar es Salaam administration’s stance on FDLR rebels in Democratic Republic of Congo as a case in point.

 

 

Read more …

Tanzania Today |

South Sudan Peace Deal Signed in Tanzania

The Agreement, negotiated in Arusha sets out Road Map to reconcile Sudan People's Liberation Movement Party (SPLM). But will it hold any better than the previous cease-fire deals that broke down almost immediately?

Read more …

FES Tanzania  

FES Tanzania |

YLF Final Session

The Young Leaders Forum – YLF which started in April this year marked its end with a three day session which took place at the FES Conference Hall, Dar es Salaam.

Read more …

FES Tanzania |

Journalists Training in Mtwara

The role of the Media is to inform, educate and entertain the public thereby increase awareness, accountability and promote democracy.

Read more …