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  1. United Republic of Tanzania - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    The Persons with Disabilities Act, 2010 (Act No. 9 of 2010). - Acts and Bills on-line

    Adoption: 2010-05-20 | TZA-2010-L-86525

    An Act to make provisions for the health care, social support, accessibility, rehabilitation, education and vocational training, communication, employment or work protection and promotion of basic rights for the persons with disabilities and to provide for related matters.

  2. United Republic of Tanzania - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Persons with Disabilities (Rights and Privileges) Act, 2006 (Act No. 9 of 2006). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2006-12-05 | TZA-2006-L-82418

    Part I - Preliminary Provisions
    Part II - Rights and Privileges of Persons with Disabilities [includes inter alia provisions on discrimination in employment, duty to offer employment and education]
    Part III - Civic Rights
    Part IV - Establishment of the Zanzibar National Council for Persons with Disabilities
    Part V - The Zanzibar Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities
    Part VI - Miscellaneous Provisions

  3. United Republic of Tanzania - Disabled workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    National Policy on Disability, 2004. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004-07 | TZA-2004-M-94120

    The Policy was drafted by the Ministry of Labour, Youth Development and Sports. It sets out the objectives of the policy which are:
    - Encourage the development of people with disabilities.
    - Empower families of people with disabilities.
    - Review/amend legislations that are not disability friendly
    - Improve service delivery.
    - To allow the participation of people with disabilities in decision making and implementation of important activities in the society.
    - To enable families of people with disabilities and the society at large to participate in decisions and implementation of important disability friendly activities.

  4. United Republic of Tanzania - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government Notice No. 464: Disabled Persons (Employment) Regulations 1985.

    Adoption: 1985-12-12 | TZA-1985-R-2324

    Defines the eligibility and registration requirements for disabled persons under the Disabled Persons Employment Act 1982 (No. 2 of 1982). Reserves for them two percent of the vacancies in vocational training centres (s. 8 (2)) and requires every registered employer to employ registered disabled persons so as to constitute at least two percent of the employees (s. 10(1)). Includes schedules showing the towns and districts to which the Regulation applies and the registration forms to be used.

  5. United Republic of Tanzania - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government Notice No. 465: Disabled Persons (Care and Maintenance) Regulations 1983.

    Adoption: 1985-12-12 | TZA-1985-R-2325

    Sets up registration procedures for disabled persons under the Disabled Persons (Care and Maintenance Act 1982, No. 3) and defines minimum standards in regard to the maintenance of settlements for them.

  6. United Republic of Tanzania - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    The Disabled Persons (Employment) Act No. 2 of 1982.

    Adoption: 1982-03-11 | TZA-1982-L-8418

    An Act to make provision for enabling persons handicapped by disablement to secure employment or work on their own account and for purposes connected with those matters.


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