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26 October 2022
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This mobile team with support from Government of Japan is ensuring survivors of Gender Based Violence have access to essential s

“Now I can work and take care of my children whilst I am away from my abusive husband…” - Gender Based Violence survivor

Zimbabwe is currently experiencing a multi-hazard humanitarian crisis where a protracted climate change crisis has been further exacerbated by... Read more

14 October 2022
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The 2gether 4SRHR programme aimed to improve the SRHR of all people in the ESA region, particularly adolescent girls

Zimbabwe hosts regional Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Symposium

Victoria Falls – Zimbabwe hosted the regional 2Gether4SRHR Knowledge Sharing Symposium in Victoria Falls from 11-13 October where over 20 countries... Read more

12 October 2022
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At the Safe Space survivors engage in livelihoods projects such as chicken rearing to empower them economically

"A visit to the Safe Space brought about a huge transformation in my life…"

Twenty four year-old Angela (not her real name) from Umzingwane had been married for 4 years to her abusive husband. He would beat her up almost... Read more

7 October 2022
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Mobile teams from World Health Organisation and UNFPA delivering essential services under the Zimbabwe Idai Recovery Project

Stories from the field: “…I am still scared and finding it hard to trust anyone…”

Israel is one of the many survivors of Gender Based Violence (GBV) who are being reached with critical support under the Zimbabwe Idai Recovery... Read more

20 September 2022
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UNFPA Regional Director Ms Lydia Zigomo at Hopley Clinic

UNFPA Regional Director visits Zimbabwe to rally support for the Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights agenda

Harare, Zimbabwe, 20 September, 2022 – UNFPA's new Regional Director for the Eastern and Southern African Regional Office (ESARO) Ms Lydia ... Read more

8 September 2022
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Ensuring young people reach their full potential is key to UNFPA's mandate

Youth Advisory Panel to enhance economic empowerment of young people

The old adage, ‘nothing for us, without us’ remains true for young people in Hopley, a community on the outskirts of Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare. The... Read more

26 August 2022
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Ensuring young people reach their full potential is key to UNFPA's mandate

Creating safe space for youth participation

The Zimbabwe Youth Council is an institution created by the Government based on an Act of Parliament, the Zimbabwe Youth Council Act (25:19), to... Read more

12 August 2022
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Ensuring young people reach their full potential is key to UNFPA's mandate

UNFPA Zimbabwe, partners call for support to ensure young people reach their full potential

On the International Youth Day the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Zimbabwe and partners have called for greater support to ensure young... Read more

12 August 2022
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Young people being reached with essential services and information

“Growing up, conversations about sex were taboo” – Chengeto Pasipanodya

“Growing up, conversations about sex were taboo” – Chengeto Pasipanodya

27 July 2022
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UNFPA’s partnership with the Government of Zimbabwe began in 1981 with support to the 1982 population census

Zimbabwe releases the 2022 Population and Housing Census Preliminary Results

Zimbabwe releases the 2022 Population and Housing Census Preliminary Results Harare, Zimbabwe, 26 July, 2022 – Zimbabwe has released the 2022 Population and Housing Census Preliminary Results which... Read more

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