HCC loses labour in severe brain drain

Zimbabwe’s economic woes, characterised by rampant inflation and a volatile local currency, have contributed to the inability of local authorities to retain talent.
By Problem Masau Apr. 10, 2024

Council accused of neglecting workers

Harare mayor Jacob Mafume said the harsh economic climate was driving workers in the local authority and other sectors into poverty.
By Kenneth Nyangani Apr. 7, 2024

Borehole drillers work through Easter

A number of water sources have since dried up, with villagers walking long distances to fetch water.
By Jairos Saunyama Apr. 1, 2024

Animated book inspires kids to dream

The animation has seen a sudden interest and enthusiasm for careers education in primary schools. 
By Mpumelelo Moyo Mar. 31, 2024

Hwange wants Zinwa to hand over water reticulation services

HLB argues the Zinwa must hand-over the water and sewerage management to it in line with the Urban Councils Act, which vests the management of the services in local authorities.
By Sharon Sibindi Mar. 31, 2024

Gwanda water challenges ease

At one point, Zinwa threatened to install bulk water meters at the main reservoir to stop the municipality from accessing treated water without paying.
By Nizbert Moyo Mar. 28, 2024

Water crisis fuels GBV in Chitungwiza

 ActionAid Zimbabwe country director Joy Mabenge said changes in climate had a bearing on communities’ ability to secure their livelihoods.
By Ropafadzo Makosi and Vanessa Gonye Mar. 27, 2024

If skies can no longer water farms, it is time to think outside the box

A combination of climate change and a spike in population growth is driving earth’s freshwater decline and threatening the health and livelihoods of millions of people.
By Tapiwa Gomo Mar. 25, 2024

Responsible water governance for peace

Water is recognised as a fundamental human right, and access to clean and safe water and sanitation facilities is essential for the well-being of individuals and communities. 
By Amh Voices Mar. 24, 2024