Reports

ReliefWeb results

Zimbabwe

Food security and conservation in Zimbabwe

Potential for development. Thanks to the continued support of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and U.S. Government, APOPO is now able to strengthen its activities in Zimbabwe, aiming to clear a dense minefield laid…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
APOPO
Posted:
14 Jan 2022

Zimbabwe + 1 more

Switzerland boosts APOPO Zimbabwe demining project

Improving food security and wildlife conservation. Harare, Zimbabwe – Switzerland, through the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) has provided US$1 million to APOPO Mine Action for clearing a dense minefield in the Sengwe Wildlife Corridor…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
APOPO, Govt. Switzerland
Posted:
12 Jan 2022

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Women in demining

Empowering women as agents of change in their communities. In much of rural sub-Saharan Africa, women struggle to find regular work opportunities, leaving many families struggling to survive. APOPO made great efforts to promote the project as…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
APOPO
Posted:
28 Oct 2021

Zimbabwe

Clearing landmines from a crucial african wildlife corridor

APOPO to clear deadly minefield in the Sengwe Wildlife Corridor. In Zimbabwe, landmines affect not only local populations but also their precious livestock and wildlife. Thanks to an initial start-up grant from the US government, followed by…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
APOPO
Posted:
24 Dec 2020

Zimbabwe + 2 more

New Beginnings in Zimbabwe: APOPO to begin clearing landmines

Clearing four-decades old landmines will protect endangered elephants, lions and local communities Harare, Zimbabwe — APOPO, the charity famed for its use of specially trained rats in landmine and tuberculosis detection, is proud to announce it will…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
APOPO
Posted:
28 Nov 2017

Zimbabwe

APOPO to support Zimbabwe

APOPO and the Ministry of Defense of the Government of Zimbabwe have officially signed a historic agreement to allow APOPO to begin clearing landmines in the country. Zimbabwe’s landmines were laid during the Liberation War of Independence…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
APOPO
Posted:
26 May 2016