Diabetes Association of Zanzibar


Organizational Information


Membership Information

Founded in 1984

2800 Members in 2014


19 volunteers

Member of IDF since 1991




The Tanzania Diabetes Association is a nongovernmental organization nonpolitical and non profitable voluntary organization established since 1986 by the founder member Dr Mohammed Hasnu Makame.


Main Focus

  • To raise awareness and promote action to reduce the main risk factors for type two Diabetes.
  • To raise awareness and promote action to prevent or delay the complication of Diabetes.
  • To raise awareness of the warning signs of Diabetes and promote action to encourage early Diagnoses
  • To encourage government to control diabetes and its complications.

Message from the President

Mr Waziri Said Othman 



Tanzania country information


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