PODCAST: Samora Machel Legacy: A lesson for Young People From a Life Well Lived
Samora Machel remains one of Africa’s iconic leaders in the struggle for independence. His immense contribution to the Zimbabwean independence remains important especially to the emerging young leaders.
Video: Zimbabwe's Bleeding Economy: The Survival of The Fittest
Despite the economic stress and the ballooning unemployment in the country young people and women have turned to entrepreneurship. Backyard industries have mushroomed in most high density suburbs, and women are seen crushing stones for survival in the dormitory town of Chitungwiza. This week we had a chat with some backyard entrepreneurs ....
Drama engulfed this week as the President fired his long-time ally, Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa from government for allegedly “consistently and persistently exhibiting traits of disloyalty, disrespect, deceitfulness and unreliability”. Mnangagwa’s firing came at a time the ruling party is in serious factional war as individuals and groupings within the party fight over who’s going to succeed Mugabe.
Institute for Community Development in Zimbabwe (ICODZim)
Institute for Community Development in Zimbabwe (ICODZim) is a women lead organization aimed at ending poverty for rural, commercial mine and farm people (with disability, women and children). The organization target women with disabilities, aged, young, orphans, vulnerable children and teenagers in the rural, mine and farming communities in Zimbabwe.
RED RIBBON WEEK- Shattering the Myths on Drugs Campaign
Communities Against Drug and Substance Abuse (CADASA Trust) a youth organization working against drug and substances last week embarked on a campaign, Red Ribbon Campaign, to remember those who lost their lives as a result of drug and substance abuse.
After significant strides across sub-Saharan Africa over the past quarter-century, there is now a deterioration in the macroeconomic health of many countries, warns Abebe Aemro Selassie, director of the African Department of the International Monetary Fund.
Relevant Education can help Revive the Zimbabwean Economy
The right to education is enshrined in a number of international treaties and it is regarded as a fundamental social, economic and cultural right. Back home, article 75 of the Zimbabwean constitution also guarantees education rights. It has often been said that education is the key to a brighter future and with this somewhat global consensus, the demand and effort to educate youth is continuously growing.
Mnangagwa’s Downfall: The Proverbial Case of Giving the ‘Kiss of Life’ to a Dying Goblin
The battle for the soul of ZANU PF and succession of President Mugabe had been a tumultuous game that has in the past four decades claimed the scalps of veteran nationalists. From 1976, after the toppling of Ndabaningi Sithole, the leader of ZANU, Mugabe has out manoeuvred any potential or aspiring successors to remain the soul of ZANU PF and at the same time its life leader.
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The Zimbabwe HIV Care and Treatment (ZHCT) mechanism will increase the availability and quality of care and treatment services for People Living with HIV (PLWHIV) primarily through community based interventions that complement the public sector as part of the multi-sectorial response led by the Government of Zimbabwe.
VACANCY: Chief of Party Location: Harare, Zimbabwe
URC seeks a Chief of Party (COP) for the upcoming USAID Zimbabwe New Integrated Maternal Child Health and Family Planning Programs project. This is a combined Maternal and Child Health and Family planning activity to improve maternal and child health status in targeted areas in Zimbabwe.
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