Category: Development

ILO Decent Work Programme to enhance gender equality

By Byron Mutingwende The Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) initiated by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) is a vital instrument for promoting gender...

Command Agriculture Scheme Exhibiting at Harare Agricultural Show

By Patricia Mashiri The command agriculture scheme that is being spearheaded by the government with the aim of ensuring food self-sufficiency is exhibiting at the 2017...

ILO workshop seeks to promote media communication of labour rights

By Byron Mutingwende The International Labour Organisation (ILO) identifies the media as a key player in fighting injustices associated with labour and is holding a...

ILO Future of Work Initiative hailed

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) launches on Monday 21 August 2017 a high-level Global Commission on the Future of Work initiative. Two serving heads of state...

OPC at 2017 Harare Agricultural Show to enhance food security

The Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC) is exhibiting at the 2017 Harare Agricultural Show in line with the Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic...

UZ programme to solve food and nutrition security issues

By Byron Mutingwende   In line with its key strategic thrust, the Institute of Food Nutrition and Family Sciences (IFNFS) of the University of Zimbabwe plans to...

Cross borders bemoan Ecocash transaction charges by dealers

Cross border traders have lamented the sharp increase in the percentage required on the black market for them to take out their money from the Ecocash financial...

Netone launches OneCover and OneTech to transform lives for better

By Byron Mutingwende   One of the leading mobile telephony service providers, NetOne is set to transform the lives of the generality of the Zimbabwean population...

Sexual minority rights still undermined

By Patricia Mashiri and Byron Mutingwende Both the society and the media are undermining sexual rights of minority groups, in contrast with the spirit of leaving no one...

Barometer sets out gender equality targets

By Byron Mutingwende The 2017 Southern African Development Community (SADC) Gender Protocol Alliance makes a strong call for radical action to transform economies,...