Category: Development

Digitisation working for small firms

How to make the digital revolution work for inclusive growth

Digitisation and the rise of the platform economy are changing the way firms do business. To thrive amidst these changes, small firms need strong business ecosystems....

UNWTO Conference on City Breaks: Creating Innovative Experiences”\

UNWTO Conference in Valladolid to Discuss Innovative Tourism Experiences in Urban Destinations

Innovation, traveller demand for diverse and authentic experiences in cities, and urban tourism governance models will be the central themes of the “UNWTO Conference...

Kudakwashe Zombe,the National Coordinator of Zimbabwe Civil Society Organisations Scaling Up Nutrition Alliance

Stunting worryingly high in East and Southern Africa

By Byron Mutingwende   Although there were some notable reductions in stunting rates in some countries between 2015 and 2018, stunting remains worryingly high in...

Children undergoing Muchongoyo Dance lessons as part of embracing Ndau culture

Ndau Festival of the Arts (NDAFA) on the cards

By Freedom Mutanda and Knowledge Mhlanga Makamera Preparations for the sixth edition of the annual Ndau Festival of the Arts that is held every year on 22 September to...

Sekuru Banda (R) presents a donation of hygienic stuffs to a member of the Nyamweda family in Glenview

Sekuru Banda joins the cholera fight

By Byron Mutingwende   Renowned traditional healer Kamwelo Banda popularly known as Sekuru Banda has joined the fight against cholera and pledged support to those...

Zimbabwe Youth Council stakeholders meeting in Harare

All set for ZYC Clean-up campaign

Miriam Zvomuya Following the recent declaration by the government where cholera was declared state of emergency, the Zimbabwe Youth Council (ZYC) will conduct a clean-up...

Kofi Annan, the late former United nations Secretary-General

Kofi Annan was the United Nations

by António Guterres   Since the shock of former United Nations’ Secretary-General Kofi Annan’s death, I have been reflecting on what made him so special. To my...

Climate change adaptation

Africa Adaptation Initiative: A Response to Africa Biggest Challenge

This will be an opportunity to consider the most effective measures to help close the Adaptation Gap in Africa, which experts estimate to be between USD 7 billion and 15...

Mthuli Ncube, Zimbabwe's newly appointed Minister of Finance

Local currency: Are our efforts not in vain?

Yes, Zimbabwe deserves immediate attention on currency adoption before worsening economic deterioration. But, is the adoption of the foreign currency a sustainable...

Dr Eldrette Shereni (L) presenting computers to NBSZ winners in Chirumanzu

NetOne presents computers to National Blood Services Zimbabwe winners

NetOne, one of the leading telephony companies, has presented computers to National Blood Services Zimbabwe winners at a colourful ceremolny at Mutenderende High School...