Category: Community

Chinese partnership strengthens Zimbabwe’s educational leadership in Africa

By Byron Mutingwende   In a quest to improve the quality of education and consolidate Zimbabwe’s status as the leading country on literacy levels in Africa, a...

Multi-sectorial partnerships vital in resilience building for girl empowerment

By Byron Mutingwende   Mazvita Jacob (not real name) relives the emotional experiences of the day she was raped by her uncle last year when she was 17 years old....

ACBF, AUC establish interactive network for strategic partnerships for development

By Byron Mutingwende   The African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) and the African Union Commission (AUC) have established an interactive network to ensure...

Highlighting challenges of PWDs towards sustainable and resilient society

By Byron Mutingwende   Caregivers and members of the Zimbabwe Parents of Handicapped Children Association (ZPHCA) held a meeting to highlight challenges faced by...

Sport serves as a safe zone for vulnerable girls

By Byron Mutingwende   The girl child is the most vulnerable in the community due to a multiplicity of factors, chief among them gender based violence. In an effort...

Non-payment of fees should not keep children out of school: CSOs

By Byron Mutingwende   The failure to pay fees should not be an excuse for keeping children out of primary school, civil society otganisations (CSOs) have said....

You Can Bounce Back

Elton Gomori   In one’s quest for success and ultimate greatness, failures and falls are inevitable and quite unavoidable at one point or the other. Indeed and in...

CSOs should develop local initiatives for resilience building: ZICHIRe

By Byron Mutingwende and Patricia Mashiri In a bid to shun donor dependence and create home grown interventions that build resilience among communities, the Zimbabwe...

Buenos Aires Declaration on Women and Trade outlines actions to empower women

For the first time in the history of the World Trade Organization, WTO members and observers have endorsed a collective initiative to increase the participation of women...

Analysis of 2018 national budget statement: a mineral resource governance viewpoint

By Mukasiri Sibanda Introduction If you want to know government’s priorities, don’t be swayed by eloquent speeches from politicians, take a close look at the budget....