H.E. Ambassador meets the Regional Commissioner of Dar es SalaamEnlarge image
Amb. Detlef Waeshter paid a courtesy call visit to the Regional Commissioner of Dar es Salaam, Hon. Paul Makonda at the Regional Commissioner´s office in Dar es Salaam. Hon. Makonda shared with the Ambassador several initiatives that he has been implementing over the last two years. These initiatives include improving security in the region, health, infrastructure, supporting education as well as the fight against narcotic drugs among others. Amb. Waechter had an opportunity to share with the Regional Commissioner Germany´s four main areas of development cooperation in Tanzania, noting health, water, wildlife conservation and energy. During their deliberations, they had lengthy discussions on the construction of teachers´ administration blocks which is one of the main challenges for teachers in Dar es Salaam region as well as the pressing need for emergency units for three main public hospitals in the region. In closing their discussions, Ambassador Waechter acknowledged the significance of education and the fight against corruption and drugs as prerequisites for development in Tanzania.