Halima Shariff is the director of Advance Family Planning Tanzania. She has over 15 years of experience as an advocate and program lead, with particular focus on family planning, HIV/AIDS, gender equality, and equity. Halima is also a media and communications specialist and has worked with a variety of international and national outlets to promote stories on development issues.
Until recently, Tanzania had struggled to increase family planning access and use, but that's finally starting to change thanks to campaigns like Green Star. Learn more from Halima Shariff, head of the local chapter of U.S.-based international advocacy group Advance Family Planning.