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IAWJ Present Elect, Hon. Lady Justice E.Munuo, J.A

IAWJ Present Elect, Hon. Lady Justice E.Munuo, J.A

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Chairperson TAWJA, Hon. Lady Justice E.Kileo, J.A

Chairperson TAWJA, Hon. Lady Justice E.Kileo, J.A

Chairperson TAWJA, Hon. Lady Justice E.Kileo, J.A Read More

 
Vice Chairperson, Hon. Lady Justice I.Aboud, J

Vice Chairperson, Hon. Lady Justice I.Aboud, J

Vice Chairperson, Hon. Lady Justice I.Aboud, J Read More

 
Secretary, Hon. Lady Justice S. Wambura, J

Secretary, Hon. Lady Justice S. Wambura, J

Secretary, Hon. Lady Justice S. Wambura, J Read More

 
Treasure, Hon. K. Revocati

Treasure, Hon. K. Revocati

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TAWJA is a Professional Association of Women Judges and Magistrates of all levels in the Judiciary of Tanzania. It was formed in 2000. Under the Constitution of TAWJA, the word Judge includes Magistrate. TAWJA is, nonetheless, a voluntary, charitable Organisation so Women Judges are free to join it by paying membership fees. At the moment all the Women Court of Appeal and High Court Justices are TAWJA members. Women Registrars, Resident, District and Primary Court Magistrates have joined the Association in large numbers.

The office bearers of TAWJA comprise of a Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, a Secretary and a Treasurer who are elected by the members biennially. These Officers Constitute the Executive Committee of the Association.

TAWJA specializes in disseminating human rights knowledge and skills to Judicial Officers as part of continued Judicial education. The training programs are prepared and conducted by qualified trainers who successfully completed a training of trainer’s course designed by Mrs Anne Goldstein, the Director of Training of the International Association of Women Judges. As of now, TAWJA has 20 trained trainers.

The Executive Committee and the Trainers Constitute TAWJA’s Task Force. The Task Force is responsible for Organising and conducting seminars for Judicial officers, law enforcers and other stakeholders.

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THE 8th Biennial General Meeting and Educational Program

THE 8th Biennial General Meeting and Educational Program

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TAWJA Welcome note WorldWide

TAWJA Welcome note WorldWide

Watch the Welcome message from Justice Eusebia Munuo, President of the IAWJ, and...Read More

 
IAWJ’Ss 12th Biennial International Conference 5-9 May, 2014 Arusha Tanzania

IAWJ’Ss 12th Biennial International Conference 5-9 May, 2014 Arusha Tanzania

Dear IAWJ members, We are delighted to inform you that early-bird registration is...Read More