#zimbabwe

  • Article: Zimbabwe's Economic Crisis Drives Medicine to the Black Market

    Zimbabwe's Economic Crisis Drives Medicine to the Black Market

    From Voice of America|Oct. 24, 2018

    "Those medicines are being smuggled into the country, we have not tested them for safety." Read more

  • Article: This Incredible Former Child Bride Persuaded Her Country to Ban Child Marriage

    This Incredible Former Child Bride Persuaded Her Country to Ban Child Marriage

    By Imogen Calderwood|Girls Not Brides|Sept. 17, 2018

    Ruvimbo Tsopodzi took her case all the way to the country’s highest court. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak

    Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak

    From Voice of America|Sept. 14, 2018

    More than 2,000 cases of cholera and other waterborne diseases have been reported. Read more

  • Article: This Incredible South African Organisation Is Empowering Young People Through Art

    This Incredible South African Organisation Is Empowering Young People Through Art

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Sept. 12, 2018

    During the 2010 World Cup, the organisation Lalela was born. Read more

  • Article: 6 African Youth Activists You Need to Know

    6 African Youth Activists You Need to Know

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Seneo Mwamba|Aug. 17, 2018

    These trailblazing young activists are making waves across Africa. Read more

  • Article: DIY Tests for HIV Beat Stigma in Zimbabwe's Fight Against AIDS

    DIY Tests for HIV Beat Stigma in Zimbabwe's Fight Against AIDS

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 6, 2018

    Zimbabwe's government hopes self-testing HIV kits will cause more people to start early treatment. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Will Allow Hunters to Import Elephant 'Trophies' from African Hunts

    Trump Administration Will Allow Hunters to Import Elephant 'Trophies' from African Hunts

    By Chris Gelardi|March 7, 2018

    Meanwhile, the African elephant population is dwindling. Read more

  • Article: Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa

    Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 14, 2018

    Millions of people — most of them children — are facing severe hunger. Read more