Reaching the Unreached Tanzania (RUT)

Unverified non-profit organisation

RUT is a national voluntary based non-governmental organization (NGO) working to address sexual and reproductive health issues and promoting access to justice in Tanzania with focus on vulnerable and marginalized populations particularly adolescent girls and young women (AGYW), women and children.

RUT works extensively around the following areas: 1. Sexual and Reproductive Health (HIV/AIDS, Family Planning, Nutrition, Maternal and Child Health and Menstrual Hygiene) 2. Access to Justice (Legal Empowerment, Legal Aid and Advocacy) 3. Human Rights and Gender Equality (Female Genital Mutilation, Gender Based Violence and Child Marriage) 4. Cross-Cutting Issues (Environment and Climate Change, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Economic Empowerment and Humanitarian Aid).

RUT undertakes her interventions through four main approaches including:

1. Community systems strengthening
2. Policy monitoring and advocacy
3. Social accountability monitoring (SAM)
4. Institutional strengthening.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) East African Health Platform (EAHP) Girls not Brides

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Standards and all (6)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Tanzania (United Republic of)

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Disability issues; all (13)

Goods categories

Educational; Environmental

Business sectors

Advocacy and legal services; Community and social services; Education and training