Category: Agriculture

Government involvement in REDD+ music to the ears

By Byron Mutingwende The involvement of the government in reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries (REDD+) will complement...

The Kilimanjaro Initiative: Women claim right to land, natural resources

By Byron Mutingwende Zimbabwean women have embraced the Kilimanjaro initiative which aims to enhance the recognition of rural women as leaders and agents of change in...

Women in agriculture urge Made to push for their concerns in budget

BY BYRON MUTINGWENDE The Women’s Coalition of Zimbabwe has urged agriculture, irrigation and mechanization Minister Joseph Made to push a raft of reforms in the...

HARARE SOUTH TURNS TO POTATO PRODUCTION ,AS HUNGER STALKS THE COUNTRY

BY TAPUWA MASAWI As the Zimbabwe grapples with food insecurity, two women from Harare South province which is home to many shanty settlements like Hopley and Southley...

CONCERN ON MBARE MUSIKA ABLUTION FACILITIES,WOMEN THE MOST AFFECTED

BY FARAI MAPOSA Farmers at Mbare Musika in Harare, Zimbabwe are complaining on the available ablution facilities provided by the city council as a ‘ticking health...

Urban farming degrading environment

As the rains continue to soak the country, farmers are busy cultivating their crops and in urban areas, most of the crops take up available open spaces.   Urban...