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U.S. Marathon Runner Khadevis Robinson Visits Zimbabwe

Harare, July 8, 2019: The U.S. Embassy will host two-time American Olympian, marathon runner Khadevis Robinson, July 8-14, in efforts to raise awareness about gender-based violence (GBV), sexual harassment and abuse. Working with implementing partner Female Students Network (FSN), Robinson will lead short races for youth in tertiary institutions in Masvingo, Gwanda, Bulawayo and Harare, ...
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2019 Independence Day Celebration Remarks by Ambassador Brian A. Nichols

 The Honorable Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Retired Lieutenant General, Dr. Sibusiso B. Moyo; Your Excellencies Fellow Ambassadors and Members of the Diplomatic Corps; Honorable Members of Parliament; Representatives of political parties; Your Worships, the Mayors of Harare, Herbert Gomba, and Mutare, Blessing Tandi; Zimbabwean recording artist Buhle; Illustrious Representatives of the Media; ...
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United States provides additional $600,000 for disaster recovery to small holder farmers affected by Cyclone Idai

Harare, Zimbabwe, July 1, 2019 – The United States Government has provided an additional $600,000 to assist approximately 1,700 smallholder farmers in Chimanimani District to recover and rebuild their lives following Cyclone Idai.  The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will provide funds to its local partner, LEAD Trust, to spearhead these recovery efforts ...
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USAID Launches Farmer-to-Farmer Program in Zimbabwe

Harare, Zimbabwe, May 30, 2019 – The five-year USAID-funded Farmer-to-Farmer Program (2018-2023) launched on May 30.  At a launch event held at Africa Synod House, representatives of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Government of Zimbabwe, a Farmer-to-Farmer volunteer, and implementing organization Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) reaffirmed their shared commitment to ...
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U.S. selects 42 Zimbabwean youth leaders for Mandela Washington Fellowship Program

Harare, May 28 2019: The United States has invited 42 young Zimbabweans to participate at this year’s Mandela Washington Fellowship program. The Fellowship, which began in 2014, is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative, which empowers young Africans through academic coursework, leadership training, and networking.  The Fellows depart Harare mid-June and will ...
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