Category: Social

ZIFF 2018 roars to life

All set for ZIFF2018

All is now set for the 20th edition of the Zimbabwe International Film Festival. Running under the theme Narratives from Africa, the 8 day annual event will run from the...

Elmond Bandauko, a local governance expert

Why do we need vibrant public spaces in our cities?

By Elmond Bandauko (“Our impressions of a city are formed mainly by the quality of public spaces. If they are not pleasant and preserved, or if they transmit a sense...

Selling agricultural produce in the streets

The character-building role of African ‘informal’ economies

By Charles Dhewa People who co-exist with Kombi drivers in Zimbabwe, Matatu drivers in Nairobi’s traffic jammed roads, boda-boda motorcyclists in Kampala and similar...

Elmond Bandauko, expert in local governance issues

Policy Innovation Labs (PILs) and their contribution to policy-making

Taking Lessons from Canada By Elmond Bandauko During the 70th Annual Conference of the Institute of Public Administration (IPAC) which was held in Quebec between the...

Gertrude Mandizvidza, the Founder of Good Care and David Mascott Schools delivering a lecture on entrepreneurship at CCAP Youth Conference

Empowering youths addresses challenges to unemployment, migration

By Byron Mutingwende and Hilda Sipono   Unemployment has compounded challenges faced by youths and creating programmes to empower young men and women has been seen...

Zebras at Mbizi Game Park mesmerised Good Care pre-schools pupils

Good Care Pre-school prepares pupils for tourism

By Byron Mutingwende   Learning involves discovering the world around us and one such way is through the tourism programme that the Good Care Pre-school is offering...

Baynham Goredema's logo design for ZIFF way back in 2016

African films to take centre stage at ZIFF2018

The Zimbabwe International Film Festival (ZIFF2018) makes its annual return to the country’s cultural calendar for its 20th edition scheduled to run in Harare from 1...

Hon Kenneth Musanhi, Member of the National Assembly for Bindura North Constituency

Bindura North MP pays tribute to constituents

By Byron Mutingwende   Honourable Kenneth Musanhi, the Member of the National Assembly for Bindura North Constituency has paid tribute to the President and the...

Zimbabwean prisoners at risk of drug abuse

ZCLDN trains senior prison officers on promoting harm reduction among prisoners

The Zimbabwe Civil Liberties and Drug Network (ZCLDN) on Wednesday held a workshop on harm reduction in prison for senior Zimbabwe Prison and Correctional officers. The...

One of the beautiful but inaccessible places in Binga

Binga rising from the ashes of underdevelopment

By Chipa Gonditii & Johnson Chihambakwe About 400km northeast of Bulawayo lies Binga, a small town which is virtually in the middle of nowhere on map but definitely...