E.M.; "All the girls of my age are attending school except me"
At the age of ten (10) EM was arranged to marry a sixty (60) years old man. Her father who arranged everything did not enroll her to any school, since she was a wife to be he instructed her to stay home and wait for the marriage process to complete.
Success stories: Sharifa
TAWLA helped Sharifa getting her fair share of their properties after being divorced. Today she tells her story. Please follow the link... Here>>
Don't miss 2nd February Law Day
TAWLA among other organizations will participate in the celebration of law day in Tanzania which will be on 2nd February, 2015.
For 25 years TAWLA supports women and children on legal issues and carry out advocacy initiatives to promote and protect their rights. As we mark this important day, TAWLA campaigns for women access to justice, the rule of law, good governance and accountability, reproductive rights and women land rights in the country.
TAWLA - as one of the key stakeholders in implementation of laws this day helps us to measure our support to vulnerable women and children, decrease numbers of women in prisons or reduction of child detainees in prisons by listening to different reports,.”, quotes Mary Richard.. for more details follow this link..>> here
Success stories: Devotha
Devotha is one among many women in the society who are facing a lot of problems from their families’ side or spouse’s side due to different reasons - mainly the issue comes with divorce. Today we will give her a voice - follow the link >> here.