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Tuesday 1 October 2019

Supporting communities to fight Malnutrition

In the after-math of the Cyclone Idai disaster which hit Chimanimani and Chipinge districts of Zimbabwe, Save the Children saw it fit to assist areas affected through the supporting placement of District Nutrition Coordinators (DNC) at health facilities. The Nutrition Coordinators are workingwith communities in fighting malnutrition thorough supporting Village Health Workers, active screening for Malnutrition, conducting counselling sessions and facilitating trainings on prevention of Malnutrition.

Monday 30 September 2019

Celebrating a Century of Change for Children in Zimbabwe

Save the Children staff members at the centenary celebrationsRecently, Save the Children Zimbabwe was joined by its donors, partners, civic society organisations, government representatives, and the media in celebrating 100 years of making a difference in children’s lives. The centenary celebrations were held in Harare.

Monday 30 September 2019

Safeguarding lives of mothers and their babies

Save the Children has been supporting health facilities in Chipinge and Chimanimani Districts of Zimbabwe through providing food, beds, blankets for use by mothers at the Waiting Mothers Shelters.

Thursday 5 September 2019

NGO Games 2019 - "Together for Better Lives"

With the Cyclone Idai that struck Zimbabwe in Chimanimani and Chipinge early this year, most Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) have been on their toes assisting communities that were affected by this disaster. To cool-off from a such busy schedule, more than 20 organizations including Save the Children came together for the 2019 NGO games which were held on Saturday at Barclays Sports Club in Harare. All present organisations competed against each other in various sporting disciplines which include Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball, Netball, Basketball and Pool.

Wednesday 3 July 2019

School intensifies disaster preparedness

“Some time last year we had two terrible disasters. One of our grade one learners was knocked down by a car on her way to school, while crossing the busy Beitbridge to Gwanda road. Fortunately, the girl had minor injuries and was rushed to hospital and she survived,” says Edson Ncengani the Headmaster at Malala Primary School in Beitbridge District.

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