Stories


Enhancing seed production and preparation for increased yields and resilience to droughts

ZRBF and the Ministry of Agriculture are promoting sustainable farming practices to increase both food security and communities’ ability to withstand natural disasters such as drought  


Investment in development reaps rewards during crisis

As Zimbabwe prepares for potential surge in COVID-19 cases, the investment in equipping 405 health institutions with solar power will play a critical role in response to the disease.  


Improving treatment for TB patients

Five early lessons from the alcohol and smoking behaviour interventions with TB care study.  


Busy Bees - The Chapanduka Honey Processing Association

“It is good for women to be involved in such projects as they will have an income source of their own, can be independent and not fully reliant on their husbands”. - Eunice  


Rebuilding stronger on renewed hope

Communities affected by Cyclone Idai are rebuilding stronger to lessen the impact of future disasters  


Dried and Delicious: Earning an income from dried vegetables in Gokwe

Through training provided by UNDP, UNV and its partners, the community is now running a profitable fruit and vegetable drying enterprise.  


Addressing Inequalities in Parliament - Senator Rejoice Timire

Senator Rejoice Timire is one of the elected officials, representing PWD in Zimbabwe’s 9th Parliament.  


Let it flow: Adapting the Nyanyadzi Irrigation Scheme to Climate Change

Investment in the climate proofing of agricultural systems such as the Nyanyadzi Irrigation Scheme is essential in effective disaster risk reduction.  


Cleaning up Harare one suburb at a time

Cliff and Ronnie set-up the Zimbabwe Sunshine Group after they identified a huge gap in waste collection and management in their community.  


I am an empowered woman, just differently able!

Samantha has been a disability advocate for several years, working as a sign language interpreter and leading disability awareness sessions.  

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