H.E. Baraka H. Luvanda - Ambassador
Tanzania Ambassador to Japan with concurrent accreditation to New Zealand, Australia and Papua New Guinea

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the official website of the Embassy of the United Republic of Tanzania in Tokyo, Japan. This website is intended to serve as a continuous source of information on Tanzania as a country of unfolding and unlimited opportunities for trade, business, investment, tourism and for those interested in Tanzania, in general.

Tanzania is a peaceful and stable country and a home to the world renowned tourism destinations including Mount Kilimanjaro-the roof of Africa, exotic beaches in Zanzibar island, and more than twenty two(22) wildlife-rich national parks including the Serengeti, the Ngorongoro Crater, Selous and many more. Tanzania is also blessed with abundant natural resources and very attractive lakes and rivers. Apart from wealth in wildlife land, agriculture and forestry. Tanzania is also very rich in minerals and gemstones such as tanzanite, diamond, gold, iron, coal, nickel, uranium, oil and natural gas, to name but a few.

The relations between Tanzania and Japan are traditionally friendly, and have a long history and common history. Together with my colleagues at the Embassy, our main agenda is to strengthen further the existing relationship as well as to promote the Tanzania - Japan pragmatic and cooperative partnership to grow stronger and faster through trade and investment. The Embassy remains fully committed to this cooperative partnership, focusing on mutual benefit and enhance win-win outcome, and more so, in strengthening Tanzania - Japan relationship.

In addition, this website caters for Tanzanian nationals who may need to access consular services and other related matters. I encourage all of you to make use of this facility, and we at the Embassy, stand ready to serve you at all times. You may wish to note that we are also designated to represent Tanzania in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea. So, those compatriots, friends, partners and prospective visitors from these countries should feel free to reach out to us for any issues that requires our attention.

It is hoped that this website offers you a window of opportunity to better understand the country Tanzania, famously referred to as “THE LAND OF KILIMANJARO, ZANZIBAR AND THE SERENGETI”. You are most welcome to visit Tanzania, at any time of the year, for anything worth exploring and for any budget.

H.E. Baraka H. Luvanda