Category: Health

The African Leaders for Nutrition on Monday inaugurated Ghana’s first lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo (R) as a Nutrition Champion

Ghana’s First Lady Joins Network of African Leaders for Nutrition Champion

The African Leaders for Nutrition (ALN) initiative is a platform for high-level advocacy and engagement to advance nutrition in Africa, endorsed by the Assembly of Heads...

Mothers to newly born children and patients receive groceries under the Mayor's Cheer Fund

Mayor’s Cheer Fund early Christmas for mothers of newborns

By Miriam Zvomuya Under the Mayor’s Cheer Fund, Councillor Herbert Gomba gave donations to three Council Hospitals targeting mothers with newly born babies and...

Stakeholders at the Highly Hazardous Pesticides workshop held in harare

Address Highly Hazardous Pesticides (HHP) in Zimbabwe: FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has emphasised on the need to address Highly Hazardous Pesticides in Zimbabwe.   Speaking at the...

Media urged to report positively on disability issues

Cover disability issues in a positive way: Media urged

The Disability, HIV and AIDS Trust (DHAT) has urged the media to report positively about people with disabilities. Speaking at a dialogue that was held in Harare today...

S., who returned to her village of Katumbutele to find her house burnt down. Photographer: MSF/Carl Theunis

Conflict leaving scores of sexual violence survivors behind in eastern DRC

“Whenever there are clashes here, they come and they rape women. Pregnant women, and also children and old women.” In Salamabila, Maniema Province, eastern...

Zimnat and members of the St Christopher’s Children with Disability project in front of the container donated to the project by Zimnat

Zimnat assists children with disability project

Zimnat on Thursday last week handed over bed linen, an examination bed and a storage container, together worth more than $7 000, to St Christopher’s Children with...

(L to R) HIFA Executive Director - Maria Wilson, Winky D & Her Excellency Barbara van Hellemond - Netherlands Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Zambia & Malawi

Netherlands Embassy in Harare leads Human Rights Day Commemorations

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Harare will this year mark Human Rights Day and the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights...

The Chairperson of Gender Commission Mrs Margaret Mukahanana Sangarwe

Sexual harassment in the workplace slammed

By Owami Sithole The Zimbabwe Gender Commission slams sexual harassment of women in workplaces, tertiary institutions and in public places in celebration of 16 days of...

Hundreds of women and girls marching against the harassment of women in public spaces

Report sexual harassment in public spaces: Women urged

The Zimbabwe Gender Commission has urged women to report issues to do with sexual harassment to the Gender Commission or to the police. Speaking today at a march which...

Muzinda Hub widens partnership in technology

Muzinda Hub and Theirworld join forces to bridge tech gender gap in Zimbabwe

Muzinda Hub has partnered with global children’s charity Theirworld (a Code Club initiative) to provide wider access to basic technology and coding courses to 120...