Category: Climate

President Emmerson Mnangagwa

Reliable water availability ensures development: President Mnangagwa

By Byron Mutingwende   Improving water resources infrastructure and availability has the potential to unlock the vast opportunities for Zimbabwe’s socio-economic...

Depinah Nkomo, President of Zimbabwean Indigenous Women Farmers Association Trust on her farm

Women have right to own land despite the challenges

By Byron Mutingwende   Depinah Nkomo (widowed) is the owner of a successful farming enterprise in the Selous area of Chegutu, Mashonaland West Province but her road...

Wasted food piled at a dumpsite

Improve technology and logistics to reduce food wasting

By Nevson Mpofu Mbare, Zimbabwe’s largest horticultural market receives 80% of farm produce a day. These sundry foodstuffs are in form of field crops, cereals,...

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...

The UK's Parliament buildings in London (Photo: Pixabay)

Fears for post-Brexit climate laws as UK green watchdog plans revealed

Post-divorce environment body will not enforce climate change regulations, says proposal, but UK lacks direct replacement for EU institutions. By Megan Darby for Climate...

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...

Cyclone Pam destroyed infrastructure in Vanuatu in 2015 (Photo: Humans of Vanuatu)

Commonwealth heads meet in London amid claims of climate inequality

By Husna Rizvi for Climate Home News The UK emits as much as 18 of its former colonies, a report finds, and, along with Australia and Canada, isn’t doing its fair...