By Azania Post Reporter
ALMOST all invited stakeholders to the 7th National Social Security Fund (NSSF) meeting have arrived in Arusha region , Northern Tanzania waiting for the Prime Minister Kasim Majaliwa who will officiate the event today.
According to organizers, the three day meeting which is held at Arusha International Conference Center (AICC) attracted more than 800 stakeholders from Tanzania and outside the country.
The meeting is expected to provide platform for assessment of NSSF’s role to industrialisation, job creation and extension of coverage as well as analysis of the development and trends of social security sector countrywide, and brought about through discussions of the previous conferences.
The theme for this year event is ‘benefits of social protection in industrial development’
Industrialization is an initiative spearheaded by President John Magufuli aimed at turning Tanzania into middle income country reaching the year 2025
Already, the pension Fund has replied to the President’s call towards industrialization through reviving of cereal factory in Mwanza region .A total of 8.99bn/- loan has been dished to support the factory for purchase of maize and rice milling machines.
We will continue to give more details about the meeting please stay online with Azania Post.