Archive for December, 2020

Newly opened Hurungwe Safe Shelter to respond to GBV

Newly opened Hurungwe Safe Shelter to respond to GBV

FACT Zimbabwe Executive Director, Gertrude Shumba (left) with Mashonaland West Ministry of Women Affairs Community Small to Medium Enterprise Development Provincial Development Officer, Mr Patrick Rangwani during the official opening of the Hurungwe Safe Shelter. HURUNGWE- FACT Zimbabwe with support from UNFPA through the European Union sponsored Spotlight Initiative officially opened the Hurungwe Safe Shelter …

International Human Rights Day 2020: Recover Better – Stand Up for Human Rights

International Human Rights Day 2020: Recover Better – Stand Up for Human Rights

10 December marks the end of the #16DaysOfActivismAgainstGenderBasedViolence and the activation of the ##InternationalHumanRightsDay running under the theme “Recover Better – Stand Up for Human Rights.” The theme comes on the backdrop of the #COVID_19 pandemic and focuses on the need to build back better by ensuring Human Rights are central to recovery efforts. As enshrined in The Universal …

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

FACT Zimbabwe joins the rest of the world in commemorating 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence which runs annually from the 25th November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10th December, Human Rights Day. The 2020 global theme is: “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!” The onset of …

Faith Leaders shaping an #AIDSFreeGeneration.

Faith Leaders shaping an #AIDSFreeGeneration.

Lieutenant Tichaona Marufu and his wife  Faith leaders have wholly embraced the Faith and Community Initiative (FCI) and have committed to cascade the new messages of hope to their congregant. Lieutenant Tichaona Marufu and his wife are faith leaders from the Salvation Army championing new messages of hope and are appreciating the model of community …