The 4th Child Right Forum
Welcome to TCRF

Tanzania Child Rights Forum (TCRF) is a platform with open membership committed to credibly support the fulfilment of children’s rights in Tanzania. Formed in 2009 along with Law of the Child Act 2009, the TCRF has reached about 85 Tanzanian Civil Society Organisation (CSOs) working on Child Rights issues across the country in Tanzania to date.

The TCRF intends to take lead in coordinating CSO initiatives to support the Government in its efforts to implement the Law of the Child Act, international child rights instruments and the recommendations of international child rights treaty bodies to Tanzania. Specifically, the TCRF intentions are:

Tanzania CSOs Complementary Report to ACRWC 2016
National Plan of Action to End Violence Against Wmen and Children in Tanzania New
Did you know?

The Law of the Child Act 2009 standardise the definition of a child in the country. Sec 4(1) A person below the age of eighteen years shall be known as a child.