Blogs


Going for Gold - Supporting the extractives industry

In their 2nd experiment, the Accelerator Lab team explores small scale mining in Makaha.  


Understanding the importance of Zimbabwe’s wetlands

Wetlands have a vital role to play in climate change mitigation and adaptation in a country which is currently experiencing one of its worst droughts.  


Beyond fuelwood savings: the economic, environmental and health benefits of improved cookstoves

Firewood and charcoal have become two of the main energy sources for many in the country’s urban areas which has increased the demand for wood.  



Empowering communities by building urban resilience

Zimbabwe’s cities are changing fast , and urban communities have to adapt as fast as they can  


The informal journey to experimentation

A snapshot of of the Accelerator Lab's first experiment.  


Tackling the Climate Challenge

Climate change is the defining issue for our generation and generations to come — and its impacts are already being felt in Zimbabwe.  


Biodiversity: Why does it matter to Zimbabwe?

“Lake Chivero does not have the life it used to have. Today you only see green weeds and a distressed fish population”  



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