Category: Food

Ambassador Mary Mubi

Government embraces bio-fortification

By Owami Sithole The Government is supporting the scaling up of the fight against hidden hunger by promoting bio-fortified crops, a promising, cost-effective and...

Are GMOs the future

If GMO is the future, it needs to be sanitised

By The New Times A very important meeting is taking place in Kigali but many are unaware how much its outcomes could be worth billions and what’s at stake. Africa Food...

Representatives from the Government and the United Nations at launch of Revised Zimbabwe Humanitarian Appeal in Harare

Zimbabwe Launches Revised Humanitarian Appeal to Respond to Increased Vulnerabilities

With new evidence of increasing vulnerabilities in Zimbabwe as a result of climate and economic shocks, the Government, the United Nations and the humanitarian partners...

Food fortification

A food systems approach or bio fortification – which is more relevant?

By Charles Dhewa At a time communities in developing countries are diversifying their food systems in order to cope with climate change, isn’t a narrow approach like...

Panelists at the High Level ZUNDAF Annual Review and 2019 Beyond Strategic Planning Meeting in Harare

ZUNDAF registers significant progress despite economic challenges

By Byron Mutingwende   The Zimbabwe United Nations Development Assistance Framework (ZUNDAF) has recorded significant progress regardless of the current economic...

E.U. agri-food exports maintain momentum

By Susan Reidy BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — E.U. agri-food exports are maintaining their forward momentum, breaking records in May with a total of €12.8 billion, 13% higher...

Zimbabwe Gems arrive home from the Women's Netball World Cup

Corporates Hold Welcome Dinner for Zimbabwe Gems

One of the country’s largest multi-category food companies, National Foods, hosted a welcome dinner for Zimbabwe Gems in Harare in partnership with other corporates....

Urban Restaurant, Ms Girly Taodzera with an African dish at her food outlet

Urban Restaurant the place for African Cuisine, Conferences, Weddings

By Byron Mutingwende   Urban Restaurant in Graniteside is the go-to-place for food lovers who appreciate the true unadulterated Zimbabwean Cuisine.   Located...

Need to make changes to meet the global food challenge

Challenges ahead to meet 2050 world food sustainability

By Jeff Gelski WASHINGTON, D.C., U.S. — The global food system needs to change to make sure people have enough food to eat in 2050 without destroying the planet,...

Econet’s Founder and Group Chairman Strive Masiyiwa

African telecoms in to inspire youths to become Agri-food entrepreneurs

PAN-African telecommunications, media and technology group, Econet and global crop nutrition leader, Yara International ASA have launched “Generation Africa”, a...