Category: Development

Commission bemoans gender disparities

The Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC) has spelt out the continued existence of gender disparities in the work place despite government policies and initiatives to...

Nurses call for equal treatment with other government workers

By Byron Mutingwende   Jacob Jaya (not real name) squatters to mend the tyre of his rickety 1998 Nissan model car imported from Japan. Jaya is a senior tutor at one...

Zimbabwe urged to embrace industrialisation in line with SADC roadmap

By Byron Mutingwende   The implementation of the Action Plan for Industrialization is an initiative that should be driven at national level with the Southern...

CWGH embarks on typhoid awareness clean-up campaign

By Patricia Mashiri The Community working group on health (CWGH) has embarked on typhoid awareness clean-up campaigns following the massive outbreak of typhoid in...

UZ slammed for refusing admission of student activist

By Patricia Mashiri In a development that is likely meant to muzzle student activism, the University of Zimbabwe (UZ) authorities have rejected an application for...

Nurses threaten strike and withdrawal from Health Services Board

By Byron Mutingwende   The nurse managers and educators in government are bemoaning the deteriorating conditions of service since the enactment of the Health...

Haile brings vast experience to the UNAIDS Zimbabwe team

By Byron Mutingwende   The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) Zimbabwe has a new Country Director, Mr. Girmay Haile who brings a vast wealth of...

ZUNA Embarks on Clean up Campaigns

By Edward Makuzva THE Zimbabwe United Nations Association (ZUNA) is embarking on a 6 month project on clean up campaigns which educate communities on the importance of...

ILO Decent Work Programme to enhance gender equality

By Byron Mutingwende The Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) initiated by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) is a vital instrument for promoting gender...

Command Agriculture Scheme Exhibiting at Harare Agricultural Show

By Patricia Mashiri The command agriculture scheme that is being spearheaded by the government with the aim of ensuring food self-sufficiency is exhibiting at the 2017...