Category: Development

Beneficiaries of fistula repair posing for a photo

UNFPA helps restore the dignity of women with Obstetric Fistula

A total of 397 women in Zimbabwe have benefitted from repair surgery conducted at fistula repair centres under the Campaign to End Obstetric Fistula led by the Ministry...

Afreximbank Executive Vice President Dr. George Elombi (3rd right) and Ahmed El Beheiry, MD & CEO of TE (2nd Right), with Mohamed Shamroukh, CFO of TE (1st right) and Mohamed Ali, MD & CEO of ADIB-Egypt (1st left) and Enga Kameni, from Afreximbank Legal Department (standing), during the signing of the Facility Agreement

Telecom Egypt Secures $200 Million Afreximbank Financing Facility

he African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) will commit up to $200 million to Telecom Egypt (TE) to enable the telecommunication company finance working capital and...

Professor Levi Nyagura, Vice Chancellor, University of Zimbabwe

UZ launches Bachelor of Science Optometry Honours degree

The University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences on Friday launched the country’s first Bachelor of Science Optometry (Honours) degree programme in a ceremony at...

Dr. Amarakoon Bandara, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Zimbabwe's Senior Economic Advisor

Young people play key role in championing SDGs

Dr. Amarakoon Bandara, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Zimbabwe’s Senior Economic Advisor has said the youths play a critical role in championing...

NetOne donates $25 000 to the National Blood Services Zimbabwe on 23 May 2018

NBSZ, NetOne partnership to sustain lives through blood donations

By Byron Mutingwende   As the partnership between NetOne and Blood Services Zimbabwe (NBSZ) continues, lives would be saved through blood donations to people in...

Zimnat Financial Services

Kenyan, Mauritian experts address Zimnat trade credit conference

A high level conference on the role of trade credit insurance in promoting and supporting increased trade will be held on June 8 at Cresta Lodge in Harare.   The...

Mr. Mutasa Dzinotizei (R), ZIMSTAT Director-General

2017 ICDS results to spearhead interventions for economic development

By Byron Mutingwende   Key findings from the Zimbabwe 2017 Inter-Censal Demographic Survey (ICDS) will inform policies, planning, implementation and monitoring of...

Wasted food piled at a dumpsite

Improve technology and logistics to reduce food wasting

By Nevson Mpofu Mbare, Zimbabwe’s largest horticultural market receives 80% of farm produce a day. These sundry foodstuffs are in form of field crops, cereals,...

Baby girl

An Open Letter To My Unborn Daughter

By Elton Gomori     Beloved Daughter   I hope this letter finds you well. As I was pondering on your birth , growth and future, I couldn’t help pen this...

Working towards gender equality

Local Action for a strong 2030 A-gender in Southern Africa.

The 2018 SADC Protocol @ Work Summit and Awards will take place at Cresta Lodge in Harare from the 22nd to the 23rd of May 2018. The two day summit running under the...