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Upon reaching Chitenderano Primary School in Makoni District one can wonder if the school is deserted. The silence is just too much. Then the school bell rings and abruptly the school is lively with...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 17:29
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Activista Zimbabwe Hold Inaugural Youth Conference
In line with Section 20 of the Zimbabwe Constitution and the Zimbabwe Youth Policy; that young people should participate in political, social, economic and cultural development of our country,...
Monday, June 19, 2017 - 16:58
Teenage pregnancy galore as we commemorate Day of the African Child
Teenage mother, Yvonne (17) of Tombo Ward 15 in Nyanga District dropped out of school after she had fallen pregnant at 14. She was then doing Form 1 and her child, a boy is now two years old. She...
Friday, June 16, 2017 - 09:20
Girl 11, lives lonely life as she drops out of school
Eleven year old, Tadiwa from Ward 19 of Nyanga stopped going to school in 2016. She was doing Grade 5 in 2016 and is supposed to be in Grade 6 in 2017.Tadiwa stays with her grandmother who is...
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 10:15
Safety of women and girls in the public- sex races unearthed
They have termed the act "Sex Race”. It resembles “Sodom and Gomora” in the bible and is unbelievably happening in Chitungwiza, a dormitory town out of Harare in Zimbabwe. In a preposterous...
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 12:12
Face lift for Binga Rural Schools
Education is the best gift anyone can give to a child. It is an essential right, which permits each person to learn and to blossom in life.The right to an education is vital for the economic,...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 16:24
Genius girl drops out of school as ActionAid chips in with education programme
Memory (12) from Kambudzi Ward 12 in Nyanga rural, east of Zimbabwe passed her Grade 7 Examinations exceptionally in 2016. She came out with 9 units. Unfortunately, Memory’s future is uncertain...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 15:32
Mobile money El-Nino response programme comes handy: Experiences from a district coordinator
The El-Niño induced drought experienced in the 2015-2016 agricultural season in Zimbabwe was devastating. There was reduced agriculture productivity and hence high food insecurity with over 4.1...
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 13:28
Emergencies & Conflict
Nyanga scores a first in ending girl child pledging
“In Nyanga District we have declared that there will be no more child pledging! The girl child will never be used to appease avenging spirits ever again! Avenging spirits will be negotiated...
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 11:11
Young mom excels as end child marriage campaign rages on
Linda Zimunya (23) of Makoni District, east of Zimbabwe, who fell pregnant at 17, is one young mother who believes all is not lost despite her experiences which pointed to a doomed life. Now a...
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 12:24