The International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt yesterday visited a family planning clinic in Tanzania with Ummy Mwalimu, the country’s Minister for health, community development, gender, children and the elderly.
— Sarah Cooke (@HCSarahCooke) August 9, 2018
Their visit was organised to allow Ms Mordaunt to see how UKaid is supporting Tanzanian women to access modern family planning methods so they can have control over their pregnancies.
We are grateful for @DFID_UK commitment to collaborate with the Govt of Tanzania to empower women & girls through scaling up family planning & Education support. A warm “Karibu” to Tanzania to UK International Development Secretary @PennyMordaunt #TabataDispensary @UKinTanzania pic.twitter.com/doBUKrUIqC
— Ummy Mwalimu (@umwalimu) August 9, 2018
Tweeting after the visit, Ms Mwalimu said: “We are grateful for the Department for International Development (DfID) commitment to collaborate with the Government of Tanzania to empower women and girls through scaling up family planning and education support. A warm ‘Karibu’ to Tanzania to the UK International Development Secretary.”