Category: Development

Demonstration plot of the traditional production system for prosomillet and amaranth in Humla, Nepal, part of the UN Environment / Global Environment Facility project “Integrating traditional Crop Genetic Diversity into Technology: Using a Biodiversity Portfolio Approach to Buffer against Unpredictable Environmental Change in the Nepal Himalayas”. Photo by Saroj Pant, Local Initiatives for Biodiversity, Research and Development

Last Call for a food systems revolution

United Nations Environment Programme Half of the world’s population is directly engaged in agriculture and nearly 40 per cent of land is devoted to agriculture and...

Peter Mutasa, ZCTU President

Wages have failed to keep pace with the inflationary trends: ZCTU

The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) General Council, the highest making decision body in-between the Congress, met today 20 July 2019 to receive reports on the...

International Wheat Congress to strategise on ways to meet nutritional needs of people

International Wheat Congress to focus on nutrition

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA — The International Wheat Conference will gather July 21-26 in Saskatoon, Canada, with a goal to strategise on ways to meet projected...

ZIMCODD engaging citizens to capacitate them on the importance of demanding efficient social service delivery

The Political Economy of Social Services Delivery

By ZIMCODD Social service delivery in Zimbabwe is the mandate of the central government as well as the lower tiers of government thus provincial and local councils. By...

2019 OFID Annual Award for Development recognises Vida Duti’s remarkable water and sanitation work in Ghana

2019 OFID Annual Award for Development recognises Vida Duti’s remarkable WASH work in Ghana

Duti attended a presentation ceremony at The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID)’s headquarters during the 40th Annual Session of the organisation’s...

Dr. Obadiah Moyo, the Minister of Health and Child Care

ZESN condemns suspected vote-buying ahead of the Lupane East by-election

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has voiced concern over the purported request by the ZANU PF Political Commissariat for medicine supplies at local clinics...

Ambassador Timo Olkkonen, the Head of EU Delegation to Zimbabwe

EU projects supporting ecosystem management, wildlife enforcement in transboundary conservation areas

The European Union has launched three projects under the EU 11th EDF Cross-Regional Wildlife Conservation programme in Eastern and Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean...

inDriver has begun recruiting drivers in Harare for the service,

International online ride hailing service inDriver starts recruiting Harare drivers

A unique international online ride hailing service, inDriver, which allows passengers to negotiate the fare with drivers, has begun recruiting drivers in Harare for the...

ZimParks Director General, Fulton Mangwanya after receiving the award in Berlin, Germany

Environment, Tourism and Hospitality Industry Ministry Continues To Shine

The Priscah Mupfumira-led Environment, Tourism and Hospitality Industry ministry has added another feather to its cap after Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management...

The Minister of State for Harare Province, Eng Oliver Chidawu

Advisory Team To Lead Harare In Achieving World Class City Status Appointed

By Tatenda Mujeyi The Minister of State for Harare Province, Eng Oliver Chidawu has appointed an advisory team that will help him steer his Ministry’s efforts to...