March 2, 2018
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#SimuliziZa116: Watoto wawili yatima wapata mlezi kwa uasili (adoption)

Ilikuwa ni siku tulivu ambapo mshauri wetu katika kituo cha Huduma ya Simu kwa Mtoto #116 alipokea simu ya Bwana Juma Said aliyepiga kutoka kijiji cha Buharangwa mkoani Kigoma. Bwana Saidi alisema kwamba anahitaji kupata kibali ili aweze kuwalea watoto wa marehemu kaka yake ambao ni Twaha mwenye umri wa miaka 9 na Amina mwenye umri wa miaka 7. Bwana […]
February 16, 2018
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Meet Hawa a child who survived domestic child abuse in #116Stories

Hello everyone #116Stories are back! We start off the year with a story about Hawa, who was abused when she was working as a housekeeper. Hawa called 116 asking for help in between sobs. Her call was answered by Lillian our counselor, who calmed her down enough to talk about why she was so upset.   Hawa explained that she had been brought […]
February 5, 2018

Siku ya Usalama Mtandaoni 2018 twaungana mkono na mashirika mbalimbali duniani kuadhimisha siku hii kwa usalama mtandaoni 2018

Soma taarifa kamili hapa: #SID2018 Press – Swahili
December 13, 2017
116 stories

Ben calls 116 to get help back to school

A boy named Ben called #116 from Sumbawanga Rural. He reported that, after he was done with primary school, he went back home to his family but his stepfather was not pleased to have him back. Ben’s stepfather would abuse him because he was visually impaired and could not help in most chores like the other children.   Ben had […]
December 13, 2017
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C-Sema Digital Profile

‘SEMA’ is Kiswahili for ‘SPEAK’ ~ we use technology to provide children with platforms where their voices are heard.   We run the National Child Helpline – in collaboration with Government of Tanzania – a toll-free telephone service (116) that responds to children needs in Tanzania Mainland and Zanzibar. We voice their concerns to GOVERNMENT. With Internet Watch Foundation hotline […]
November 29, 2017
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Guest post by KIIYA JK – ICT4SI Network Lead for East Africa

Prior to this year’s ICT 4 Social Innovation Conference #ICT4SI17, our main funder SPIDER hosted a two day training for Network Leads across Africa, Asia and Latin America (#PENTHIO ) to enable Network leads to improve on how they manage networks that focus on Sustainable Development. The workshop took place in Abuja, Nigeria on 23rd-24th November 2017. This was closely […]