Category: Agriculture

Yamurai, now a successful farmer, thanks to the training by WFP

Lacking sight, one farmer finds his vision

By Tatenda Macheka (WFP) Support and training for smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe helps one man see new opportunities in his field Yamurayi Choruwa, 43, was born...

Hon Jacqueline Amongin, Vice President for the Pan-African Parliamentary Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition (PAPA – FSN).

PAP/FAO alliance to end hunger in Africa

The Pan African Parliament (PAP) and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations partnership is working tirelessly to address food security and...

Southern African Confederation of Agricultural Unions

SACAU hosts Annual Conference on trade as a driver for agricultural transformation

THE Southern African Confederation of Agricultural Unions’ (SACAU) will hold its Annual Conference and AGM at the Kingdom Hotel in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe from...

Sofia Calltorp (R), Swedish Ambassador to Zimbabwe signs $3,6 million agreement for women

Sweden, We Effect seek to improve lives of rural women

By Joyce Mukucha To ensure the continuation of the Enterprise and Business Development Programme (EBDP) on improving livelihoods of rural women, the Government of...

Eddie Rowe (far right), WFP Representative and Country director for Zimbabwe delivering his remarks

WFP seeks to eradicate hunger in Zimbabwe

By Joyce Mukucha The World Food Programme (WFP) is maintaining strong humanitarian assistance capacity through its Country Strategic Plan (CSP) which focuses on...

Over 5 months of ED’s rule, the struggle continues

By Kundai Marunya I remember the day president Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa (ED) took office; the celebrations around his coronation. To many people it marked an end of...

Innocent Ndibali, the President of Zimbabwe Economic Freedom Fighters

Give one of Mugabe’s 21 farms to Tsvangirai family: ZEFF

The Zimbabwe Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has applauded President Emmerson Mnangagwa for assigning Lands Minister Perence Shiri to identify a farm to give to the late...

Stakeholders tour Sakupwanya Health Centre in Mutasa District

Collaboration reducing stunting and addressing nutritional challenges in Mutasa

By Byron Mutingwende   “My weight had reduced to 31kg but I am now at 50kg and improving daily. I am HIV positive and was susceptible to multiple infections....

87-year-old Elizabeth Nyahoda (a member of Neverlate Group) recounts success stories of the farming project

Multi-sectoral response to food and nutrition security bears positive outcomes in Mutasa

By Byron Mutingwende   Judith Mafunga Chikono, a member of the Neverlate Horticulture group in Ward 18 of Mutasa District recounts how she has benefitted from the...

Mr Albert Chikondo, the Senior Principal Director of Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation in the Office of the President and Cabinet

Malnutrition blamed for fuelling poverty

By Byron Mutingwende   Malnutrition is impeding economic growth and development and contributing to poverty by increasing mortality, increasing susceptibility to...