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26 April 2016
Expectant mothers receive their UNFPA Mama Kits at Maphisa Maternity Waiting Home, Matabeleland North. Photo: UNFPA Zimbabwe

Donor-Driven Health Fund Reviving Zimbabwe Health Sector

BULAWAYO — Zimbabwe’s Health Development Fund appears to be playing a critical role in reducing the country’s maternal mortality rate and improving... Read more

13 April 2016

Chinhoyi fistula repair camps restoring women's dignity

Article by Paidamoyo Chipunza Senior Health Reporter for The Herald:

5 April 2016
UNFPA ESARO Regional Director Dr. Julitta Onabanjo discusses HIV revitalisation with UNFPA Zimbabwe Country Representative Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Cisse

Regional leaders brainstorm on revitalising HIV prevention

Harare, April 5, 2016 – Regional experts on HIV prevention from civil society and United Nations organisations met in Harare recently to brainstorm... Read more

23 March 2016
UNFPA assists over 300 women and girls providing dignity kits in flood-affected Beitbridge

UNFPA restores women's dignity in flood-affected Beitbridge

UNFPA in Zimbabwe provides humanitarian assistance through the provision of dignity kits containing basic essentials for women and girls in flood-... Read more

10 March 2016

All girls must fight for their rights: Shamiso's story

MBIRE, Zimbabwe — Fifteen-year-old Shamiso Nyamutamba has endured more than her share of tragedy. When she was three, her mother died. Two years... Read more

17 February 2016

Restoring Dignity to Women in Zimbabwe

CHINHOYI – “Every day for the past 19 years has been a social and emotional struggle for me – but today I am a new woman with dignity,” said Tuwede Adam (35) recently at Chinhoyi Provincial Hospital’... Read more

20 January 2016

Condomize - Promoting Safer Sex in Zimbabwe

MBARE, Harare, Zimbabwe - As the luminous transporter blasting the music of Toky Vibez rolled into Mbare, Harare's oldest township, people... Read more

9 December 2015
Press Release

ZIMSTAT and UNFPA launch 2012 Census Thematic Analysis Reports

Harare, 09 December 2015 --The Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZimStat) with support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today... Read more

30 November 2015
'Together we can defeat HIV and AIDS'

'Together we can defeat HIV and AIDS'

HARARE, Zimbabwe, 30 November - The 18th International Conference on AIDS and STIs (ICASA) opened yesterday in Harare, Zimbabwe with HIV & AIDS... Read more

4 June 2014

Midwives could cut maternal, newborn deaths by two thirds, says new State of the World’s Midwifery

Midwives do not only deliver babies; they provide a host of sexual, reproductive, maternal and newborn health services. Yet this essential care is... Read more