Women's Health in Tanzania

Total Fertility Rate (TFR): 5.3
Female Life Expectancy at Birth: 55 years
Births Attended by Skilled Health Personnel: 43%
HIV Among Females, Ages 15-24, 2007/2008: 0.9%
Female Literacy Rate, Ages 15-24, 2000-04: 89%
Lifetime Risk of Maternal Death: 1 in 24

Projects

Help Expand Antiretroviral Therapy for Children and Families (Project HEART)

Through Project HEART, JSI developed a tool to better link medical records from ART clinics with maternity wards so that pregnant women can have better access to pMTCT.

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USAID | DELIVER PROJECT

In Tanzania, the USAID | DELIVER PROJECT is strengthening logistics systems and improving commodity security for family planning and malaria commodities.

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Reproductive Health Response in Conflict (RHRC) (2001-2009)

On behalf of RHRC, JSI administered a small grants program to help local and INGOs impact the lives of displaced women, and developed violence prevention programs to prevent sexual and gender-based discrimination, abuse, and exploitation.

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