Social Welfare Workforce: Strengthening for OVC


This document focuses upon the situation of orphaned and vulnerable children (OVC) in Tanzania and describes the current status of Social Welfare Workforce Strengthening for OVC in the country. The report provides an overview of: 1) Tanzania’s social welfare system and how it supports OVC, 2) the social welfare workforce for OVC, 3) the challenges faced by the workforce for OVC, and 4) the efforts to address those challenges. The report concludes with links to two tools to support these efforts: a guide for assessing the public sector workforce and a training manual for workers supporting OVC.