Tanzania: Statistical information on unwed mothers among the Muslim community in the country
|Publisher||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||9 January 2004|
|Citation / Document Symbol||TZA42307.E|
|Cite as||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Tanzania: Statistical information on unwed mothers among the Muslim community in the country, 9 January 2004, TZA42307.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/403dd2200.html [accessed 5 December 2013]|
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Statistical information on unwed mothers among the Muslim community in the country could not be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.
This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.
Attempts to obtain the contact information for a lawyer, who is also the executive director of Sahiba Sisters Foundation in Tanzania, proved unsuccessful.
The Tanzania Media Women's Association (TAMWA), in Dar es Salaam, did not respond to a letter requesting information.
Internet sites, including:
2002 Population and Housing Census
Amnesty International (AI)
Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2002
European Country of Origin Information Network (ECOI)
Freedom in the World 2003
Human Rights Internet (HRI)
Human Rights Watch (HRW)
International Religious Freedom Report 2002
The National Bureau of Statistics [Tanzania]
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR)
Tanzania Population and Development Website
United Nations, Division for the Advancement of Women
The United Republic of Tanzania, National Website
U.S. Committee for Refugees (USCR)