Tanzania Expands Birth Registration System

Now in Mwanza, the system drastically increases the number of children under five with birth certificates

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A young girl poses for a photograph with a baby on her bank near Bagamoya Tanzania
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15 December 2015

In May 2015, the Government of Tanzania expanded its birth registration system to Mwanza. The system, set to drastically increase the number of children under five with birth certificates, is crucial in planning for Tanzania’s future.

To find out more about the birth registration system in Tanzania, which has now been rolled out across the country, click here.

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