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TANGA AIDS WORKING GROUP – TANZANIA

The Tanzanian non-government organization, Tanga AIDS Working Group, provides educational activities care and support for people living with HIV through a variety of means including treatment clinics, educational community theatre groups, community home care providers and traditional healers The association is culturally active working in 60 communities to empower and educate people about HIV/AIDS. They do so through theatrical performances and educational sessions at information centers and schools. The Tanga AIDS Working Group is working to change cultural beliefs and taboos that fuel the spread of the disease. Their work to protect women involves addressing the issues of widow inheritance, female genital mutilation and early marriage.

CONTACT
William Sebe Sebe; Agather Charles Sebwache; Samwell Mtullu; Adam George Lwena
Street Address: Bombo Area PO Box 1374
Tanga
Tanzania
Telephone: (255) 07 44 90 53 64
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Website: http://www.tawg.net