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Media Centre Community Reporting Review Roundtable on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

By MR Alexander Rusero The attached report captures the deliberations of the Media Centre convened Webinar entitled Media Intervention on Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Zimbabwe’s Urban Areas: Critical Reflection. See the Water Sanitations and Hygiene in Zimbabwe Roundtable Report document…

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Focus on water, sanitation and hygiene, media urged

The Media must consistently and constantly report on water, sanitation, and hygiene in Zimbabwean, with a view to lay bare some of the bottlenecks hampering the provision of potable water and sanitation services mostly in urban areas. The need to…

Citizen Files Civil society Community Focus Social Welfare

Climate change and Covid-19: A double tragedy for rural women

The outbreak of Covid-19 further worsened the plight of women in rural areas, where the impact of climate change on the social and well-being of women was already taking its toll. Rural women who constitute 80 percent of the total…

Civil society Culture Gender social Social Welfare

Child Marriages In Makaha Pushing Girls To The Edge

The continuous occurrence of child marriages in Zimbabwe has left the girl child with no other choice but to succumb to living a life of pain and misery. Extreme poverty, lack of knowledge of both sexual reproductive health and educational…

Citizen Files Civil society Social Welfare

Access to Public Health Monitoring Report by the Zimbabwe Democracy Institute (ZDI) – July 2021

The Zimbabwe Democracy Institute (ZDI) recently produced the July 2021 monthly monitoring report on Access to Public Health across Zimbabwe. The report covers issues to do with government’s efforts in the fight against Covid-19 third wave. You can read the…

Govt partners development organisations to complete 1000 houses for Idai victims

The joint partnership between the Zimbabwe government and other development organisations to assist Cyclone Idai victims has seen the completion of the first 1000 houses with  500 more expected to be complete by month end.

Increase in Karoi child hawkers disturbing

Gender and child rights activists have expressed concern over the growing number of children working as highway hawkers in Karoi town.



ZLHR: High Court ends two months detention of Mamombe and Chimbiri

High Court Judge Justice Tawanda Chitapi on Wednesday 5 May 2021 ended the two-month detention of Harare West constituency legislator Joana Mamombe and opposition MDC-Alliance party youth leader Cecilia Chimbiri by granting them RTGS$20 000 bail. Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human…

CSOs demand release of 2019 Auditor-General report

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government has been accused of deliberately delaying the release of the 2019 Auditor-General’s report, which civil society organisations (CSOs) suspect could contain damning exposes of abuse of public funds.