Category: Development

Confusion over new curriculum: ARTUZ

By Byron Mutingwende   The Amalgamated Rural Teachers’ Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) has reported that learning failed to kick-start Tuesday as teachers and learners...

Take pride in African beauty: girls urged

By Byron Mutingwende The local girls were urged to take pride in the African identity at a colourful event organised by the Harare Junior Council on Friday 16 December...

Calls for legislating gender budgeting gather traction

By Byron Mutingwende   Women have described efforts towards the establishment of a gender sensitive fiscal policy measures espoused in the 2017 National Budget as...

Limited fiscal space negatively impacting the youths

By Byron Mutingwende   The 2017 National Budget comes against a background of limited employment and a tight fiscal space, a development that has a devastating...

New ZLHR headquarters welcomed by human rights defenders

By Byron Mutingwende   Scores of people, particularly human rights activists, have welcomed the opening of the new headquarters of the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human...

Chipunza urges fellow women to think outside the box

By Byron Mutingwende   Spiked Zimbabwe this week, as part of our coverage of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign, caught up with...

Migration not always rosy: IOM takes action

By Byron Mutingwende   Terry Taona sits under the cool shade of the mango tree at his parents’ house in the Westlea Suburb of Harare, reading newspapers just...

Corruption rampant within the informal sector

By Byron Mutingwende   Corruption remains high in the informal sector despite spirited efforts by Transparency International Zimbabwe (TIZ) to address the vice....

Church leaders condemn child marriage

By Byron Mutingwende Members of the clergy who represent inter-denominational leaders from churches in Zimbabwe have condemned child marriage. The religious leaders...

Parliamentarians play crucial role in curbing corruption

By Byron Mutingwende   Parliamentarians play a crucial role in curbing corruption through creating legislation that enhances access to justice and fair distribution...