FAO Injects US$500,000 to Boost Zimbabwe’s Fish Breeding Industry

DT Correspondent The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has provided a significant boost to Zimbabwe’s Fisheries and Aquaculture Resources Department (FARD) with a US$500,000 injection. The funding aims to support the refurbishment and expansion of government hatcheries, promoting food security and sustainable livelihoods. Under the Technical Cooperation Programme (TCP), the government’s fish breeding sites, including […]

Youths Unite to Transform Communities Through Clean-Up Campaigns

DT Correspondent Harare : In a remarkable display of dedication and community engagement, a local non-profit organization led by young individuals is making a positive impact on communities through their participation in monthly national clean-up campaigns. Let It Shine Youth Association, under the leadership Ms Hillary Chikunguru, recently took part in a successful clean-up campaign […]

Govt Implements Measures to Climate-Proof Livestock Sub-Sector

DT Correspondent Kadoma, Zimbabwe – In an effort to ensure sustainable herd growth amidst the challenges posed by climate change, the government has intensified measures to climate-proof the livestock sub-sector, according to a senior government official. Chief Director of the Research and Specialist Services Directorate Dr Dumisani Kutywayo highlighted these efforts during the two-day stakeholder […]

FAO, Govt Collaborate to Address Climate Action in Livestock Systems

DT Correspondent Kadoma, Zimbabwe – The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is partnering with the Government of Zimbabwe to host a crucial validation workshop on the National Climate Action in Livestock Systems. The two-day workshop, held under the theme “Scaling-up climate actions to enhance nationally determined contributions (NDC) on climate and livestock,” brings together a […]

Jumbos Deaths in Zim Signal Crisis Amidst El Niño Phenomenon

DT Correspondent Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe – The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) has issued a warning regarding a mounting crisis in Zimbabwe, as close to a dozen elephants have fallen victim to extreme temperatures in Hwange National Park. The El Niño weather pattern has triggered scorching hot weather conditions, resulting in the drying […]