South Korea implements rural women’s empowerment project in Tanzania

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) kicked off a multi-year project in partnership with the UN Women and UN Population Fund (UNFPA) for women's and girls' socioeconomic empowerment and eradication of gender-based violence (GBV) in rural Tanzania.

The project will be implemented from 2020 to 2023 with US$5 million in funding. Project activities include setting up agricultural facilities, providing technical and marketing education for female farmers, improving women’s access to land, and establishing a one-stop center to support victims of GBV.

Press release – Korea International Cooperation Agency (in Korean)