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Direction and Accomplishments to Date

Health Tanzania has operated since 2012, built on partnerships that Drs. Henry and Priscilla Ziegler began in 2005 in Tanzania. This document highlights major initiatives undertaken over the past several years. These initiatives include maternal and newborn death reduction; malaria reduction; family medicine development; development of an emergency medicine response system; expansion of community health services; programs addressing drug addiction, domestic violence, and AIDS;

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2019 Annual Report

The year 2019 was a successful year for the Health Tanzania Foundation and its Tanzanian partners. The hospital and surgical development at the Buguruni Anglican Health Centre made great progress. Health Tanzania supported and worked closely with SEET, the interfaith-local community Tanzanian non-profit, which Health Tanzania helped establish in 2016. In 2019, SEET accomplished remarkable community work. Health Tanzania also worked closely with the

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June-August 2020 Newsletter

Because of the coronavirus, Henry will not be able to go back to Tanzania until at least February. The government in Tanzania stopped reporting coronavirus cases and deaths at the end of April and told everyone not to be seen by medical doctors for the virus. After many probable cases and deaths that were not reported, the Tanzanian president declared the country cleared of

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