Category: Community

The "Desert to Power Initiative

Africa: Huge desert solar initiative to make Africa a renewables powerhouse

The details of the “Desert to Power Initiative” have been outlined as part of the Paris Agreement climate change talks at COP24 in Katowice, Poland this week. Energy...

Youths at the Activista Zimbabwe conference in Harare

Activista Hosts Provincial Conference to spearhead development

By Tendai Guvamombe Activista Zimbabwe hosted its provincial conferences across the country and the Harare chapter set the tone by hosting its provincial conference in...

Mr Tamir Taskin, Hon Mupfumira and Aziz Koacoglu, Mayor of Izmir City

Zim wows travel agencies at Turkey Travel Fair

It may have been Zimbabwe’s maiden participation at the Turkey Travel Fair but that did not limit  the nations dazzle. The display was captivating, drawing massive...

Louis Paul Motaze, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Cameroun (left) with Africa50 CEO, Alain Ebobissé, after the signing ceremony in Yaoundé

Africa50 Acquires 15% of the Equity in Landmark €1.2 Billion Nachtigal Hydropower Plant in Cameroon

Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, has acquired 15% of the equity stake in the Nachtigal Hydro Power Company (NHPC) which runs the Nachtigal...

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Mr. Bishow Parajuli, UN Resident Coordinator and Her Excellency Sofia Calltorp, Ambassador of Sweden

Sweden allocates additional SEK45M to resilience building

The Embassy of Sweden announced today SEK 45 million grant to the Zimbabwe Resilience Building Fund (ZRBF) to allow the timely roll out of the Crisis Modifier. Crisis...

Dr. Faith Nyamukapa

KinderCare Zimbabwe launches digital education resource application

By Owami Sithole KinderCare Zimbabwe launched Zimbabwe digital evolution learning workshop embracing quality education in the 21st digital era. Educational technology...

Mrs Bernadette Warambwa, author on food and nutrition

Nutrition from our environment: A book by Bernadette K Warambwa

By Byron Mutingwende   Mrs Bernadette Warambwa has a colour-illustrated book that encourages healthy eating using resources from our local environment.  ...

15% of global population estimated at 1 billion people with disabilities

Zimnat assists children with disability project

Zimnat today (Thursday) handed over bed linen, an examination bed and a storage container, together worth more than $7 000, to St Christopher’s Children with...

Africa 2018 Forum

Youth and women to take centre stage at Africa 2018 Forum

Heads of State from across Africa expected to attend the Forum, as Egypt takes over the chairmanship of the African Union in 2019 Africa 2018 Forum...

UNV Deputy Executive Coordinator, Mr. Toily Kurbanov (C)

2018 State of World Volunteerism Report: volunteers build resilient communities in Africa

Yesterday, the UN Volunteers (UNV) programme launched a flagship report demonstrating how local volunteers across the region are strengthening their communities. The...