Gango 39: Unequal land rights and poverty,# UncleNkosanaMoyo, Zim Opposition and Class Consciousness, Opportunities

Unequal land rights and poverty, Uncle Nkosana Moyo, Zim Oppsition and Class Consiousness, Opportunities
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Unequal Rights to Land Entrench Gender Inequality in Africa

Despite the role that women particularly those in farming and rural areas have played towards food security...

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Political Apathy: A Major Obstacle towards the Democratization Agenda

Participation in community and general development of a nation largely determine the extent to which governments and public institutions respond to the welfare of its people. The reluctance, especially of young people to get engaged in the processes to which decisions are made and implemented has posed a negation towards the development of today’s youth.

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PODCAST: Delimitation of Constituencies for Elections as Provided for by the Constitution of Zimbabwe

Delimitation is the process of dividing the country into constituencies and wards for the purposes of elections of persons to constituency seats in the National Assembly and of Councillors to local authorities. 

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Video of the Week

VIDEO: Zim Economy, Young People Struggle for Survival

Despite Zimbabwe’s bleeding economy, which is often characterized by malfunctioning industries, cash shortages and high unemployment rate, many people especially the youth have found solace in the informal sector, always running battles with the authorities as they try to put food on the table for their families.

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STORIFY: Dr. Nkosana Moyo forming a political party. Isn't this the democracy we all want?

The former Minister of Industry and Trade last week off his campaign in a somewhat a strange way, visiting high density surburbs and market places, introducing himself and marketing the party. So much criticism was thrown at him especially from the other political parties, calling Munangagwa project bend to split votes in 2018. But is this not the democracy we want as a nation. Social media was awash with peoples comments and reactions on the newly formed political party…

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Community Organization Profile

Youth Advocates Zimbabwe (YAZ)

Youth Advocates Zimbabwe is a community based youth led organisation that operates in and around Seke Communal area. The organisation was formed in 2004 to help poor marginalized young people and women to access their rights and social protection and realize their dreams through professional youth led action.

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Communities in Action

Relocate Campus, Residents Urge

The Zvishavane community has called on responsible authorities to relocate the newly established Midlands State University campus as a way of dealing with the rise in prostitution, drug abuse and gender based violence cases in the mining town.

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Africa in Focus

The Leadership Imperative for Africa's Future

Keynote Speech by Professor Kingsley Moghalu at The Africa Leadership Conference on “Rethinking Africa: Leadership for Possibilities” organized by Guardians of the Nation International (GOTNI) USA

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Feature

Young People’s Participation in Agriculture Will Go a Long Way in Boosting Economic Growth

Young people play an important role in the political, economic and social development of any country. Their immense contribution in the agricultural sector can help increase food security, improve nutrition and end poverty as well as boost economic growth, yet around the world many young people do not see a future for themselves in agriculture or rural areas.

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Zim Opposition in the 2018 Election: Class, Consciousness and Normalization

Zimbabwe’s opposition political party landscape has, as expected, become much more interesting as the 2018 harmonized election approaches. And approaches at relatively breakneck speed though very few of us are noticing this.
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Opportunities

Please NOTE: Opportunities are updated on the website daily, always visit the website here to get the latest opportunities, as some are not availed in this .
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Gender Advisor, Zimbabwe

Jhpiego is seeking a Gender and Social Behavior Change Technical Advisor for programs seeking to strengthen health systems, services and uptake of maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH), and family Planning (FP) for an upcoming USAID integrated health project in Zimbabwe. This project aims to improve maternal, youth and child health and survival in Manicaland province. 

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WASH Specialist, Harare, Zimbabwe

UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children's rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world.

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Individual Consultant - Undertake Needs Assessment for Dispute Resolution Framework for the Zimbabwe Land Commission (ZLC), Harare, Zimbabwe

The Ministry of Lands and Rural Resettlement (MLRR) has developed project: Support to the Ministry of Lands and Rural Resettlement 2014 to 2016 Action Plan. The main objective of the project is to assist the MLRR accelerate the rehabilitation of the land sector as a prerequisite for recovery and development of agriculture and other land based economic sectors.? The project is supported with resources from the UNDP and European Union from 2014 to 2017.

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Youth, Arts and Culture Initiative Call for Proposals/Expressions

Are you inspired by the fact that up to 67% of the SADC region’s population is below 35 years and yet youth , especially young women, remain on the margins of the mainstream economy, politics and society?
 
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United Nations World Food Programme Internship,Private Partnership Division – Rome, Italy

The United Nations World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes. Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.

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REAGAN-FASCELL DEMOCRACY FELLOWS PROGRAM NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2018-2019

The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is now accepting applications for its 2018-2019 fellowships.
 
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Leadership Essay Competition for African Citizens at UONGOZI Institute in South Africa

African citizens between the age of 18-25 are invited to submit an essay for this year’s Leadership Essay Contest organised by the Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development (UONGOZI Institute).

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Oxford Royale Academy Scholarships 2017 for International Students in UK

Oxford Royale Academy is pleased to offer a number of scholarships and bursaries for the Oxford Gap Year programme (17-19). Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

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The TED2018 Fellowship

The TED Fellows program opens applications to find a new class of extraordinary thinkers and doers. The TED Fellowship program has the ability to slingshot your career forward. As a Fellow, you will be introduced into a powerful network of innovators that can be future collaborators.
 
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HIIG Fellowship– Internet and Society 2018 in Germany

In 2018, the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) once again opens its doors for fellow scholars! HIIG are looking for individuals from diverse backgrounds and professional experiences who want to contribute to the range of the institute’s trans-disciplinary internet research. HIIG particularly encourage early stage researchers to apply. HIIG offer fellowships that range from a minimum of 3 months to a maximum of 12 months within the year 2018.

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Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) 2018 Round #1

The University of Adelaide offers Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) to attract high quality overseas postgraduate students to areas of research strength in the University of Adelaide to support its research effort.

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