Women welcome at Coca Cola Foundation water rescue initiative
Women welcome at Coca Cola Foundation water rescue initiative

Women welcome at Coca Cola Foundation water rescue initiative

By  Precious Moyo

WOMEN in Bulawayo have expressed relief after Coca-Cola Foundation launched a US$50 000 water project aimed at drilling six borehol...

Patriarchy still a scourge to development in remote areas
Patriarchy still a scourge to development in remote areas

Patriarchy still a scourge to development in remote areas

By Marvellous Matswimbo Community Based Organisations (CBO) from Matabeleland have raised alarm over the continued existence of patriarchal societies despite many advocacies for equality. Spe...
COVID19 Restrictions limiting young women's access to SRHR services in Gwanda
COVID19 Restrictions limiting young women's access to SRHR services in Gwanda

COVID19 Restrictions limiting young women's access to SRHR services in Gwanda

By Dumisani Nyoni

Young women in Gwanda district are struggling to access contraceptives due to lockdown measures introduced to minimise the spread of Covid-19 pandemi...

Pharmacies sell lesser colds and flu meds as country records reduced infections this winter
Pharmacies sell lesser colds and flu meds as country records reduced infections this winter

Pharmacies sell lesser colds and flu meds as country records reduced infections this winter

By Loveness Nyathi

Lower flu infections saw pharmacies remaining with more flu medical stocks than usual as fewer people caught the viral disease this ye...

Fear, lack of support, the leading causes in unreported violence and abuse.
Fear, lack of support, the leading causes in unreported violence and abuse.

Fear, lack of support, the leading causes in unreported violence and abuse.

By Shamiso Chigonde

 The coming of the COVID-19 pandemic and introduction of lockdown measures has increased women’s vulnerabilities, with a rise in problems ranging fro...

Women speak on quota system as by-elections draw close
Women speak on quota system as by-elections draw close

Women speak on quota system as by-elections draw close

By Loveness Nyathi

WOMEN have expressed differing views on the gender quota system ...
Online marketing skills for women entrepreneurs
Online marketing skills for women entrepreneurs

Online marketing skills for women entrepreneurs

By Loveness Nyathi

SOCIAL media marketing is emerging as one of the most sought-after skills in a world, where there is increased interaction online hence no business ...

Women speak on quota system as by-elections approach
Women speak on quota system as by-elections approach

Women speak on quota system as by-elections approach

By Loveness Nyathi

WOMEN have expressed differing views on the gender quota system on female \candidates as parties prepare for by-elections.

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Addressing climate change impacts through conservation farming by women in Zhombe
Addressing climate change impacts through conservation farming by women in Zhombe

Addressing climate change impacts through conservation farming by women in Zhombe

By Irene Kalulu

Changing climate patterns in Zimbabwe have left many households facing severe hunger, especially in rural communities where people are now heavi...

Binga flood victims risk climate change disasters as they troop back to destroyed  homes
Binga flood victims risk climate change disasters as they troop back to destroyed  homes

Binga flood victims risk climate change disasters as they troop back to destroyed  homes

By Nokuthaba Dlamini

Scores of families in Binga's Nsungwale area that were displaced by floods early this year are trooping back to their old homes despite the risks ...

Vagina Monologues encouraging uncomfortable but necessary dialogue on women's reproductive health
Vagina Monologues encouraging uncomfortable but necessary dialogue on women's reproductive health

Vagina Monologues encouraging uncomfortable but necessary dialogue on women's reproductive health

By Thandeka Matebesi

In many African societies sex and sexuality are taboo topics that cannot be explicitly and freely talked about especially with parents or relative...

COVID-19 takes psychological toll on Zim health care workers
COVID-19 takes psychological toll on Zim health care workers

COVID-19 takes psychological toll on Zim health care workers

By Nyaradzo Bakari

For all the years they have dedicated their lives to saving people’s lives through their job, 2020 has turned out to be the most devastati...

Women in Tsholotsho feel the pinch of climate change
Women in Tsholotsho feel the pinch of climate change

Women in Tsholotsho feel the pinch of climate change

 

by Thandeka Matebesi

Miss Chelesani Ndlovu is a single mother of three residing with her mother in Ward 13 area in Tsholotsho, M...

New rules to protect MPs from abuse during Parliament sessions
New rules to protect MPs from abuse during Parliament sessions

New rules to protect MPs from abuse during Parliament sessions

By Takudzwa Mahove

Female MPs are set to benefit from new rules that seek to censure abuse of other MPs during Parliament sessions

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Mobile Apps helping women manage their menstrual cycles, SRH
Mobile Apps helping women manage their menstrual cycles, SRH

Mobile Apps helping women manage their menstrual cycles, SRH

By Takudzwa Mahove

Thanks to new IT apps, women and girls are now empowered and can now manage their sexual reproductive health. They can now track when to expect their period to start and ...

Woman excels in small scale mining
Woman excels in small scale mining

Woman excels in small scale mining

By Takudzwa Mahove

 

For Sophie Takuva, the Great Dyke is a gift that keeps on giving as she sings forward ever backward never. Sophie started off ...

Musasa Project urges women to report GBV cases
Musasa Project urges women to report GBV cases

Musasa Project urges women to report GBV cases

by Takudzwa Mahove

It is an age-old topic of discussion, a global problem which needs to be addressed day in day out with never ending efforts of indoctrination for hu...

Women's football hit hard by Covid-19
Women's football hit hard by Covid-19

Women's football hit hard by Covid-19

by Loveness Nyathi


FEMALE footballers are struggling to focus on the game during the Covid-19 crisis as demanding household chores at home keep them away from i...

Women in business face Covid-19 setbacks
Women in business face Covid-19 setbacks

Women in business face Covid-19 setbacks

by Loveness Nyathi


REELING from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, women’s entrepreneurial grouping, Inotho Kubomama is struggling to get back on its feet ...

  Severe water-rationing schedule impacting women negatively
  Severe water-rationing schedule impacting women negatively

 Severe water-rationing schedule impacting women negatively

by Fiona Mpofu         

The City council’s failure to stick to the advertised water rationing timetable is thr...

Lupane Women Development Trust steps in to slow down Corona spread
Lupane Women Development Trust steps in to slow down Corona spread

Lupane Women Development Trust steps in to slow down Corona spread

by Marvelous Matsvimbo

Lupane Womens Development Trust donated dishwashing liquid and 20 litre containers for boreholes in Lupane to help sanitise rural women because women and girls are at...

One on One with Amakhosikazi E1 S1
One on One with Amakhosikazi E1 S1

One on One with Amakhosikazi E1 S1

With Busi Bhebhe

In the first episode of One on One with Amakhosikazi, Busi Bhebhe talks with Jennifer Lizzie Ngulube, a recipient of the Queen of England's honour for her work with childre...

Women forced out of Corona Virus lockdown to queue for basic commodities
Women forced out of Corona Virus lockdown to queue for basic commodities

Women forced out of Corona Virus lockdown to queue for basic commodities

By Marvellous Matsvimbo

The shortage of various goods, services and cash has seen many Zimbabweans failing to maintain social distancing as they spend long hours in queues where they risk c...

Byo Women Market Traders ignore call to be on lockdown for COVID-19 to make ends meet
Byo Women Market Traders ignore call to be on lockdown for COVID-19 to make ends meet

Byo Women Market Traders ignore call to be on lockdown for COVID-19 to make ends meet

by Marvellouse Matsvimbo

Women informal market traders have defied the call to stay at home to avoid spreading and or contracting the deadly Corona Virus. Many of them say this is the only ...

Bulawayo women respond to Corona lockdown in ZimbabweVirus
Bulawayo women respond to Corona lockdown in ZimbabweVirus

Bulawayo women respond to Corona lockdown in ZimbabweVirus

by Joleen Marara

Women in Bulawayo have expressed mixed feelings over the call for citizens to stay home over the Corona virus.

Watch more below.

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Women Making A Difference S1 E1
Women Making A Difference S1 E1

Women Making A Difference S1 E1

By Fiona Mpofu

In this first episode of Women Making A Difference, host Fiona Mpofu speaks to development enthusiast Gift Mteletwa about the work she does with Phelandaba Skills Craft Centr...

Use taxes fairly women urge Govt
Use taxes fairly women urge Govt

Use taxes fairly women urge Govt

by Joleen Marara

Women have called the Government of Zimbabwe to use the public's taxes to also benefit them and their development and empowerment needs.

Watch more here.

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Know your constitution Plumtree women urged
Know your constitution Plumtree women urged

Know your constitution Plumtree women urged

By Marvellous Matsvimbo

Women in Plumtree have been encouraged to get to know their constitution better in a bid to understand their rights as well understand any changes proposed on it.