Category: Climate

Food market in Harare

Questions that must be answered before poor countries import or export food

By Charles Dhewa In the absence of evidence-based agricultural policy formulation and implementation, most developing countries always rush to import food without...

Hubert Boulet, SWM Programme Coordinator, FAO Rome talking to Farai Mabeza, Spiked Online Media ©FAO/Leonard Makombe

Conserve natural habitats and wildlife: Hubert Boulet

Hubert Boulet is the Programme Coordinator of the Sustainable Wildlife Management (SWM) Programme at Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) HQ in Rome, which is...

Need for concerted effort on climate change

Human Induced Climate Change Calls for Everyone’s Attention

By Tendai Guvamombe The science is sobering; the global temperature in 2012 was among the hottest since records began in 1880. Make no mistake: without concerted action,...

Nelson Chamisa planted a "Democracy Tree" in Norton

Trees good for environment, earth and future: Chamisa

Nelson Chamisa, the President of the MDC Alliance on Saturday 1 December 2018 said it is noble to plant trees since they are good for the environment, the earth and its...

President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Gilbert F. Houngbo

IFAD and Zimbabwe to affirm partnership and commitment to reducing rural poverty

In his first visit to Zimbabwe since taking office as President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Gilbert F. Houngbo will meet President...

The Minister of Energy and Power Development Hon Minister Dr. Joram Gumbo

Embrace solar thermal technologies: Gumbo

By Miriam Zvomuya The Minister of Energy and Power Development Hon Minister Dr. Joram Gumbo is calling on households and industries to use solar thermal energy for...

Senator Priscah Mupfumira, Minister of Environment, Tourism and Hospitality Industry

Create tourism and environment synergies: Mupfumira

Combining tourism and environment under one roof requires the creation of synergies to ensure a shared vision, and a team that will be united for the success of the new...

Duncan Samikwa, the Technical Services Manager of the SADC RVAA Programme

Communication and advocacy, data and information management critical for RVAA success

By Byron Mutingwende   The success of the Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis (VAA) efforts in the SADC region depends on strengthening communication and advocacy...

Lovemore Matuke, Deputy Minister of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare

ILO-led Zimbabwe Working Initiative promotes social dialogue for economic development

By Byron Mutingwende   The multi-stakeholder social dialogue underpinning the Zimbabwe Report on the Enabling Environment for Sustainable Enterprises (EESE) that is...

Grassroots Women leaders at Summit on Climate Resilience in Harare display products from the project

Climate change not a limiting factor: ZPHCA Grassroots Women

By Byron Mutingwende   Grassroots Women under the auspices of the Zimbabwe Parents of Handicapped Children Association (ZPHCA) have vowed to ensure food security...