On 15th March of 2018 the Bishops of Evangelical Lutheran Church of Tanzania issued a message to be conveyed to all ELCT congregants and nation at large. The main theme was Our Nation, Our Peace. Below is the pdf document as it was issued by ELCT. ELCT is one of the members of the Christian Council of Tanzania. For English Version click here:
Waking the Giant is an ecumenical initiative implemented jointly by the Lutheran World Federation (LWF), the World Council of Churches (WCC) and ACT Alliance (ACT) under the leadership of LWF. It comprises activities at the global and National levels aiming at building the capacity of churches and ecumenical actors to effectively contribute to the 2030 UN Agenda for Sustainable Development. In Tanzania, the national ACT Forum is the owner of the national Waking the Giant initiative and the Christian Council
CCT together with Church of Sweden have been working on mitigating FGM through community empowerment. In this video, you can see some of the interventions and hear first-hand information about painful experiences of FGM.