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12 September 2018

UNFPA Sista2Sista Clubs helping young girls get their lives on track

Makonde, Zimbabwe, 12 September, 2018 - Vimbai Shumba is 18 years old. When she failed her Ordinary Level (O’ Levels) exams two years ago, she thought her aspiration to go back to school and study again had reached a dead end. Her father had categorically told her that she had been playful resulting in her failing her exams.

12 September 2018

Responding to GBV in emergencies essential

Harare, Zimbabwe, 11 September, 2018 – Considering the impact of Gender Based Violence (GBV) is essential when preparing for disasters and emergencies, gender experts attending a workshop on how best to respond to GBV in emergencies have said. The experts were speaking at a capacity building workshop held recently on GBV in

12 August 2018

Let puts young people at the centre - UNFPA Executive Director on International Youth Day

  We want to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and make good on our pledge to leave no one behind. We want to build lasting peace. Therefore, young people belong at the centre of our collective efforts. Let us embrace young people as active partners on this journey together. None of our ambitious global goals can be

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