Midwives celebrated for saving lives

Swedish ambassador to Zimbabwe Per Lingarde said midwives were unsung heroes.
By Vanessa Gonye May. 24, 2024

Govt courts partners on health projects

He called for the designing of tailored and targeted health programmes that address the economic, social, political and environmental injustice that impact people’s health and rights.
By Vanessa Gonye Apr. 25, 2024

Maternal deaths still ‘unacceptably high’

In her 2023 annual report, UNFPA country representative Miranda Tabifor commended the government for its efforts in addressing maternal health issues.
By Vanessa Gonye Apr. 14, 2024

GBV survivors’ project launched

In Zimbabwe, the project will be piloted in Matabeleland North’s Bubi district before being spread to other provinces.
By Vanessa Gonye Feb. 28, 2024

Rich makorokoza: Artisanal miners' wives bear the brunt of GBV

Zimbabwe Gender Commission CEO Virginia Muwanigwa said GBV against women and girls was commonplace in Zimbabwe’s artisanal and small-scale mining sector.
By Clayton Masekesa Dec. 6, 2023

Editor’s Memo: Time to confront GBV head-on

Zimbabwe, like many other countries worldwide, grapples with deeply rooted GBV issues.
By Faith Zaba Nov. 24, 2023

The “haves” and “have-nots” in climate justice

Climate justice is a concept that addresses the just division, fair sharing and equitable distribution of the burdens of climate change as well as its mitigation and responsibilities.
By Farai Nhekairo Oct. 2, 2023

Govt urged to ensure women, girls’ rights

Gender-based violence is one key area that is sadly threatening to undo the gains made for women and girls in the country.
By Staff Reporter Jul. 30, 2023

Opinion: Is 18 years age of consent feasible in Zim?

According to the Zimbabwe Demographic Health Survey nearly 40% of girls and 24% of boys are sexual active before they reach the age of 18.
By Zororai Nkomo Jan. 8, 2023