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 derails gender equality efforts

The International Women’s Day is commemorated on March 8 annually in honour of women whose contributions and efforts usually go unnoticed.
By Vanessa Gonye Mar. 12, 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

GBV survivor uses photography for activism

She said most of her visuals speak volumes of the life she lived under the guise of “marriage”.
By Nyasha Gorogodo Dec. 10, 2023

ActionAid social justice manifesto relaunch targets youths

The manifesto, which was first launched in 2018, calls for a more just and equitable society for young people.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Aug. 25, 2023

Gukurahundi victims remain bystanders in elections

According to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission voter population statistics, Matabeleland has the fewest registered voters. 
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Aug. 13, 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

Ramp up sex education in schools, Education ministry urged

Mhike added that young boys have to be included in programmes meant to enlighten girls on issues of sexuality.
By Vanessa Gonye Jul. 28, 2023

Call for more maternal health awareness

Addressing journalists on Tuesday, United Nations Population Fund reproductive health specialist, Edwin Mpeta said Zimbabwe was struggling to reduce maternal mortality.
By Vanessa Gonye Jul. 27, 2023