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Developed Nations Donate $8 Million for Zimbabwe Youth Empowerment

Irwin Chifera 30.06.2015 20:11 WASHINGTON DC— United States, Britain and Sweden today provided 8 million dollars for the second phase of the Zimbabwe Works project which will be used for providing technical, vocational and entrepreneurships skills to 22,500…

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News and Press Release
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VOA
Posted:
30 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe

Women must be part of the climate change debate

Climate change has seen Zimbabwe experiencing prolonged droughts, extended dry seasons, extreme hot summers and cold winters. These sporadic changes in weather have had an effect on the strategies adopted by women in communal farming and how…

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News and Press Release
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The Zimbabwean
Posted:
30 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe

Health Minister Says More Clinics Needed in Nkayi

Parirenyatwa commended the Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland for taking an initiative in building the health facility, in an area facing a shortage of clinics. Sithandekile Mhlanga WASHINGTON— Health Minister David Parirenyatwa officially opened a clinic in Lutshe,…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
25 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe

Survey: Zimbabweans Not Aware of Constitutional Benefits

Tatenda Gumbo 23.06.2015 20:43 WASHINGTON DC— A survey released Monday by the International Republican Institute reveals that a majority of Zimbabweans are committed to participating in community discussions and decision-making forums, but are struggling to participate in these forums. Speaking…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
24 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe

ZPP Monthly Monitor (May 2015)

METHODOLOGY This report is based on reports from ZPP long-term community based human rights monitors who observe, monitor and record cases of human rights violations in the constituencies they reside. ZPP deploys a total of 420 community-based…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
ZPP
Posted:
23 Jun 2015
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Zimbabwe

AIDS orphan achieves her dream

by Clayton Masekesa Sofia Viriri (33) was in primary school when she lost both parents to AIDS-related illness. Alone with her three siblings and no income, the family sank into abject poverty. A few years passed, but…

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News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
23 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe

Relief for pregnant mothers

Previously these vulnerable women had to endure travelling long distances to deliver their babies. In 2011 a new programme was introduced to reduce maternal mortality and to educate mothers on how best to care for their…

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News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
21 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe + 1 more

Zimbabwe harvests shrivel as rains and government farm support dry up

Marko Phiri BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, June 15 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For many years, Miriam Hlabangana, a farmer in Gwanda, about 150 kilometres south of Bulawayo, planted and harvested enough maize to not only feed her family but…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AlertNet
Posted:
18 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe

Dairy project triumphs over gender barriers

Hilda Kusena has silenced critics with the success of her co-operative by forming a partnership with International Development Enterprise (IDE Zimbabwe). Her aim is to empower female farmers to maximise their profits. As a widow with four…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
17 Jun 2015