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Tanzania: 1. Please provide background on the religions in Tanzania. 2. Please provide information on the proportion of people practising the old (witchcraft) religions. 3. Please provide information on the extent of the practice of Christianity in Tanzania. 4. Please provide information on the extent of religious tolerance in Tanzania, especially between Christians and those who practice the old religion. 5. Is there information on the sorts of rituals and icons that devotees of the old witchcraft religion would be expected to practice or to display in their house? 6. Is there information on whether believers of the old religion would consider their family to be cursed if a member of the family did not practice witchcraft and rituals? 7. Please provide information on the attitude and effectiveness of the police in protecting women who are threatened, and particularly (if available) information on the attitude and protection by police towards Christian women threatened with harm for not practising the old religion or performing the rituals. 8. Please provide information on the extent of domestic violence in Tanzania, and the mechanisms (legislation, state institutions, and NGOs) in place to prevent this. 9. Please provide background information on the exit procedures for a married person who wants to leave Tanzania

30 November 2010 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Tanzania: 1. Please provide any information regarding the treatment of children of Muslim-Christian marriages and any evidence that they may constitute a social group vulnerable to persecution in mainland Tanzania. 2. Please provide information on the treatment of Muslim converts to Christianity in mainland Tanzania

6 August 2007 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Tanzania: If a person was suspected of witchcraft in a rural area, could they relocate to another region, or to Dar-es-Salaam, that is: 1) Is it practicable for a Tanzanian person to relocate within the country? Can they survive without family support? For example, could they obtain housing and employment in an area other than their place of origin? (2) Would their reputation as a suspected witch follow them throughout the country so that they could be identified and harmed anywhere they went?

30 November 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Tanzania: 1. Please provide information on the treatment of CUF supporters in Tanzania. 2. Please provide information about the treatment of mentally ill persons in Tanzania, particularly in terms of levels of social ostracism, discrimination and mistreatment. 3. Please provide information on the Sukuma. 4. Please provide information on freedom of religion. 5. Please provide information on access to education in Tanzania

13 June 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

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