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Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation is the our funding partner to MEWATA activities, under Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon project.

MEWATA have been implementing a community based awareness creation and cancer mass screening project in Mwanza, Iringa and Mbeya through the foundation support.


Is a global partnership fighting women’s cancers, MEWATA have been an implementing partner for PRRR since 2014. The support from PRRR is well appreciated.

Through this partnership MEWATA was able to secure funds from BMSF for implementing the project in Mwanza, Iringa and Mbeya





TAYOA is the implementing partner for pink ribbon red ribbon in Mwanza region. We work with TAYOA in our community activities in Mwanza and other regions.



T-MARC is the partner for pink ribbon red ribbon in Iringa region. We are partnering with T- MARC in Iringa and other cross cutting activities


JHPIEGO is an implementing partner for Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon and PEPFAR in Iringa region


We work closely with them in reaching women with cancer screening services in Iringa and joint policy meeting at regional and national level


Mbeya HIV Network Tanzania is also a community partner for Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon in Mbeya region. We work closely with MHNT in implementing community mass screening and training of Health Care Providers in Mbeya.





The cardinal messages are as listed below:

  1. Reduce frequent intake of sugared foods and drinks
  2. Brush your teeth with Fluoridated tooth paste in the morning and before going to bed at night
  3. Avoid tobacco use, both smoking and snuffing
  4. Prevent injuries by observing traffic rules, play safe games
  5. Dental check-up at least once a year especially for children is important to see how the dentition is fairing (check for new and old lesions as well as arrangement of teeth)
  6. Persistent ulcers should be reported to the clinic

IMPORTANT: To Visit a Dentist/Dental Clinic at Least Once a Year for Oral Health Check-Up


The per-conference Event
Aim of this activity was to sensitize the community on the importance of male involvement in improving reproductive and child health More Gallery