Bringing critical care directly to communities impacted by cholera

The recurring cholera outbreaks in informal settlements like Hopley in Harare underscore the peril of poverty and inadequate urban planning.
By Amh Voices Mar. 30, 2024

Use of digital technologies in disaster response, mitigation

The Meteorological Services Department, for instance, has implemented automated weather stations that collect real-time data on weather conditions.
By Gary Gerald Mtombeni Feb. 9, 2024

Red Cross intensifies cholera fight in Harare

Communities such as Glenview, Budiriro, Highfield, Glen Norah and Hopley are among the city’s cholera hotspots where ZRCS is operating from.
By Moses Mugugunyeki Jan. 26, 2024

Red Cross responds to cholera outbreak in Chiredzi

Hwenga said ZRCS in collaboration with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies have launched an emergency appeal to intervene.
By Moses Mugugunyeki Jan. 15, 2024

An updated drought plan is essential

Zimbabwe's 2023/24 grain cultivation season has become subject to El Niño weather events, which delayed the season by almost two months.
By Kevin Tutani Jan. 5, 2024

Rains sweep away bridges, roads

The MSD has warned that the rains will continue hitting the country till tomorrow.
By Problem Masau Dec. 30, 2023

Marange ‘real life heroes’ give their lives to work on the frontline in fighting cholera

Garira of Chipiro village in Bocha, Marange is among humanitarian workers on the frontlines of fighting cholera in their communities.
By Moses Mugugunyeki Dec. 24, 2023

Health outreach boon for Shamva folk

Chagonda said many children in her community were not immunised as they had over the years been compelled to travel long distances to the nearest health facility.
By Moses Mugugunyeki Dec. 10, 2023

News in depth: Relatives of missing Zimbabwean migrants recount tales of hopelessness, fear

Deep down though, many may be losing hope and, although they will not say it, they fear these people are likely dead.
By Vanessa Gonye Nov. 26, 2023