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U.S. Embassy Launches Academy of Women Entrepreneurs Program in Zimbabwe

Harare, September 6, 2019: Today, the United States Embassy officially announced the launch of the Zimbabwe edition of the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a White House initiative to support women entrepreneurs globally.  Through the academy, 100 participants from Harare, Bulawayo and Mutare aged 18-35 will receive personalized business mentorship, as well as professional knowledge, ...
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JOINT LOCAL STATEMENT ON RESPECT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND FREEDOM OF ASSEMBLY

Harare: August 20, 2019- The Heads of Mission of the Delegation of the European Union, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Romania, Sweden and the United Kingdom and the Heads of Mission of Australia, Canada and the United States of America issue the following statement in Zimbabwe: Intimidation, harassment and physical attacks on human rights defenders, ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Harare, Zimbabwe

August 15, 2019 Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhood in Harare, Zimbabwe: Harare Central Business District (CBD) Event: A potentially large MDC-Alliance demonstration and march is expected to take place on Friday, August 16 from 10:00am to 14:30pm starting at Africa Unity Square. The route is anticipated to ...
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Statement on Incidents of Violence in Zimbabwe

Harare: August 15, 2019– The United States expresses its deep concern over the abduction, assault, and torture of civil society and opposition leaders in advance of the planned march on August 16.  The Government of Zimbabwe bears the responsibility to ensure the safety of its citizens under its constitution.  We welcome the Zimbabwean government’s commitment ...
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United States Provides US$45 million in Response to Increased Food Insecurity in Zimbabwe

Harare, August 6, 2019 –The United States Government announced US$45 million in funding to respond to the critical food security situation in the upcoming lean season between October 2019 and March 2020 in Zimbabwe.  The contribution, provided through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will ensure that 360,880 rural Zimbabweans have adequate food supplies ...
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