As part of her first official business of the year, UN-HABITAT’s Executive Director, Mrs. Anna Tibaijuka, opened a new youth centre in Dar es Salaam built by young people using soil block technology and other environmentally friendly technology.
She was joined at the weekend opening ceremony by His Worship Mayor of Temeke, Mr. Jerome Bwanusi, and other dignitaries. See the caption story.
Cutting the ribbon.
Mrs. Tibaijuka presents a certificate to Godfrey Teni, one of the first young people to undergo training at the Temeke Urban Youth Centre.
From left: Mrs. Tibaijuka, flanked by Mayor Bwanusi, the project coordinator, Gadi Kalugendo, and Philemon Mutashubirwa, the UN-HABITAT Programme Manager.