Category: Social

Zimbabwe up-scales response to human trafficking

By Byron Mutingwende   The Anti-Trafficking Inter-Ministerial Committee (ATIMC) capacity building workshop held in Harare recently is a sign that Zimbabwe is...

Children at the receiving end of abuse worldwide

By Byron Mutingwende Eight-year-old Tambudzai Mashereni (not real name) struggled to carry a 20-litre bucket of water that her stepmother put on her head. The borehole...

Promotion of human rights a key guiding principle of UN

By Byron Mutingwende   The promotion and protection of human rights is one of the key purposes and guiding principles of the United Nations (UN), Elasto Mugwadi,...

Shocking incompetence as NSSA’s property gets attached by former executive

By Byron Mutingwende   The Sheriff of the High Court on Monday 16 October 2017 descended on the headquarters of cash rich National Social Security Authority (NSSA),...

Role of Social media in election campaign

By Farai Chirimumimba The demographic of the electorate is changing with a new shift towards new modes of information outreach centred on social media, which has rapidly...

Defying limitations imposed on PWDs by society: Adrian Munyoro

By Byron Mutingwende   Adrian Munyoro is a youth defying limitations imposed on persons with disabilities (PWDs) and is on a mission to prove to the world that...

Farming projects improving livelihoods of PWDs

By Byron Mutingwende   Secondary disability, particularly for children born able-bodied can be a pain to parents who might find it difficult to cope with the new...

UN spearheading resilience uptake in Masvingo

By Byron Mutingwende   Resilience science involves bringing together multiple strategies targeting a variety of stakeholders who are affected differently by the...

Technocrats explore ways of harnessing the youth demographic dividend

By Byron Mutingwende   Technocrats have urged the Government of Zimbabwe in partnership with development partners to find ways of harnessing the youth demographic...

No death, no injury at workplace, government says

The government is committed to ensuring occupational safety and health at the workplace it has emerged. Speaking at a meeting held under the theme, “reinforce...