August 27, 2018
usalama

Here is why you should avoid posting your child’s pictures online

A colleague saw this comment on Facebook and we felt compelled to share it with our readers on this platform as well.   Here goes the story…   You are perusing through your Facebook page and a pop up notification appears. A guy sends you a friend request. You don’t know him, but he has got an appealing profile picture, […]
August 23, 2018
anitha

#SimuliziZa116: Jirani asaidia mtoto kurudi kwa wazazi wake Dodoma

Tarehe 2 Agosti 2018 tulipokea simu kutoka Ilala Dar es salaam ambapo jirani aliyeonyesha kukerwa alitusimulia kisa cha mtoto Anitha (sio jina halisi) mwenye umri wa miaka 9.   binti huyu anatokea Mkoa wa Dodoma na alichukuliwa kutoka kwao Dodoma kwa ahadi ya kuja kusomeshwa jijini Dar es salaam.   Baada ya kuwasili jijini Dar es salaam ahadi ilibadilika na badala […]
August 21, 2018
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Is corporal punishment a solution in managing disobeying children?

In Tanzania, the rates of corporal punishment as a tool to manage children’s misconduct is still high. This article is hinged on the conversation we had with Dr. Nkuba Mabula (PhD), a researcher from the University of Dar es salaam College of Education, whose work scrutinizes the use of corporal punishment in managing children’s misbehavior.   In his study, Dar […]
August 21, 2018
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Je adhabu ya viboko inafaa katika kudhibiti tabia zisizofaa kwa watoto?

Makala haya yametokana na mazungumzo baina yetu na mtaalamu wa malezi Dr.Nkuba Mabula (PhD) wa Kitivo cha Elimu na Saikolojia Chuo, Kikuu Cha Dar Es Salaam. Dr. Nkuba ameeleza kuwa wazazi wengi wanaotumia adhabu ya viboko huamini kwamba adhabu hizi humjengea mtoto tabia sahihi, maadili, uwezo wa kujitawala – kwamba tabia njema hujengwa kwa kumnyanyasa mtoto ama kumpa maumivu, humfunza […]
August 17, 2018
Ualbino

#SimuliziZa116 – DNA yasaidia kumtambua baba mzazi.

Ilikuwa tarehe 8 mwezi Januari 2018 tulipokea simu toka kwa Mama Jackson (jina halisi tumelihifadhi) anayeishi Makambini wilaya ya Momba. Mama huyu alitupa taarifa kwamba yeye na mzazi mwenzie walianza mahusiano ya mapenzi mwaka 2015 na walipenda kwelikweli. Bila kutarajia alipata ujauzito mwaka 2016 na kujifungua Januari ya 2017. Mtoto wao alizaliwa na ualbino. Baba alimkataa kwamba si wake sababu […]
August 16, 2018

8 tips on being the best father you can be from gender equality activists around the world

Our partner network organisation MenCare asked about 100 partners, practitioners, activists, and researchers from 50 countries to provide advice for fathers. What emerged was an abundance of thoughtful recommendations for gender-equitable caregiving for fathers and for all male caregivers, including those men who play influential roles in children’s lives as family members, teachers, coaches, and more. Here are eight pieces […]