Some impediments to child sexual abuse interventions and corresponding social work implications: reflections on the Zimbabwean Victim Friendly System - Muridzo NG, Chikadzi V.
Child sexual abuse is a multifaceted children's rights issue and a global problem of considerable extent. It has adverse effects for child survivors and their ecological environments. Using qualitative data from a multiple-case study research project, the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

'Revenge porn' and women empowerment issues: implications for human rights and social work practice in Zimbabwe - Mafa I, Kang ’ethe S, Chikadzi V.
Although the issue of revenge porn dates back before the popularization of social media, concerns over its gender bias and other adverse concomitant ramifications have recently attracted attention from a human rights perspective. While it has been widely a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: More Cabinet Ministers Take Up the Jab
[The Herald] Government ministers continue to lead by example and rally behind President Emmerson Mnangagwa's call for people to embrace the Covid-19 vaccination drive. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa: High Demand for Contraceptive Pills Smuggled in From Zimbabwe
[GroundUp] The market is fuelled by the struggle women have to access health facilities (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - April 9, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Cancer Patients Face Stigma From Loved Ones
[The Herald] Nobody wants to get nearer to Tendai Makuwana, a 60-year-old cancer survivor from Chitungwiza, who has become a loner, confined to her home most of the time where she takes solace in watching television. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Interpol Red Flags Online Vaccines
[The Herald] The International Criminal Police Organisations (Interpol) has issued a global alert to law enforcement agencies in its 194-member states against online alleged Covid-19 vaccines and treatments scams after conducting recent operations in China and South Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Where to Get Your Covid-19 Jab in Harare
[The Herald] Do you want to get your first Covid-19 vaccination jab? Are you a resident of Harare and over the age of 18? Do you have a chronic health condition? If your answer is yes, then read below. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: 69% Males Engaged in Sex With Men Used Condoms in 2020 - Nac
[New Zimbabwe] THE National Aids Council (NAC) 2021 Global AIDS Monitoring report shows at least 69.2% of Men having Sex with other Men (MSM) used condoms in 2020. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - April 8, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: In 2020, 69% of Men Who Had Sex With Men Used Condoms - Aids Council
[New Zimbabwe] THE National Aids Council (NAC) 2021 Global AIDS Monitoring report shows at least 69.2% of Men having Sex with other Men (MSM) used condoms in 2020. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: 'Dispel Covid-19 Vaccination Myths' - Doctors Urge Govt
[New Zimbabwe] THE ZIMBABWE Association of Doctors for Human Rights (ZADHR) has called on the government to scale up public campaigns which demystify the current myths associated with the Covid-19 vaccine uptake. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Zimsec June Exams Cancelled
[The Herald] The June 2021 Zimsec public examinations for both O and A-Levels have been cancelled following disruptions caused by Covid-19 and the resulting lockdown with those who had wanted to sit in June now joining the large majority who are being prepared to sit in November. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Lost Generation - Zimbabwe's Ghetto Youth and the Scourge of the Covid-19 Economy
[Daily Maverick] Since Covid-19 reached Zimbabwe in March 2020, I have been conducting interviews with young Zimbabweans. My interviews pay particular attention to the interweaving of economic action and everyday life in high-density urban townships, the 'ghettos'. The results were bleak. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: New Clinic Boost for 10,000 Villagers
[The Herald] More than 10 000 villagers in Chimanimani will this month start accessing health services from Hotsprings Clinic at a time many Zimbabweans are struggling to access health care due to the Covid-19 pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Prisons Team Vaccinated
[The Herald] Sports Reporter (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Police Seek Ban On Bars That Operated During Easter
[New Zimbabwe] Police have warned they were going to instigate the revocation of operating licences belonging to some local nightclubs, bars and beerhalls that opened during the just ended Easter holidays in breach of government's Covid-19 regulations. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: People Living With HIV Urged to Shun Misinformation
[The Herald] Senior Writer (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - April 7, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: WHO Warns Sub-Saharan Countries of Third Wave, New Variants
[263Chat] The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned Sub Saharan countries that they face threats of new COVID-19 variants and could be hit by the third wave in the coming weeks. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Facebook, WHO Launch Campaign to Curb Covid-19 Vaccine Misinformation
[The Herald] Misinformation is a huge challenge at a time the world is battling Covid-19, and countries scaling up on vaccinating their populations to keep them safe. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Covid-19 - South Africa, Zimbabwe Rush to Contain Potential Surge
[DW] South Africa's COVID-19 infection rates have remained low in the run-up to Easter, but fears of a third wave are mounting. Meanwhile, Africa's top health official has sounded alarm bells over a new Tanzanian variant. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Farming Communities Urged to Fight HIV
[The Herald] FIRST LADY Auxillia Mnangagwa on Friday heard harrowing tales of moral decay in the country's farming communities characterised by prostitution, drug abuse, early child marriages, lack of healthcare and family planning which resulted in the birth of many undocumented children. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Churches Heed Regulations On Easter Gatherings
[The Herald] CHURCHES this Easter holiday took heed of the Government's Covid-19 regulations limiting gatherings to 50 people to curb the spread of the deadly pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Nation Achieves HIV Prevention Target
[The Herald] Zimbabwe has achieved the 90-90-90 target on HIV prevention and is now working on the 95-95-95 target for 2025, while the mortality significantly declined by almost 72 percent in the 10 years between 2010 and 2020, the National Aids Council (NAC) has revealed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Local Surgeons in Another Successful Siamese Twins Operation
[New Zimbabwe] A LOCAL team of paediatric surgeons has successfully separated a pair of twins joined at the abdominal pelvic region in an 18-hour complex surgery performed at Sally Mugabe Hospital formerly Harare Central Hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Zimbabweans Used Over 85 Million Condoms in 2020
[New Zimbabwe] NATIONAL Aids Council (NAC) said it had projected a target for male condoms at 100 million and over 5 million for female condoms on 2020. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - April 5, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Govt Increases Covid-19 Vaccination Sites
[The Herald] THE Government has introduced more Covid-19 vaccination sites across the country as part of efforts to decentralise the process and decongest existing service points. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Tsholotsho Has Highest HIV Prevalence Rate in the Country
[New Zimbabwe] A NATIONAL Aids Council (NAC) 2021 Global AIDS Monitoring Report indicates that Tsholotsho district has the highest HIV prevalence rate in the country with the lowest being Binga. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - April 4, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Millers Seek Priority Status for Covid-19 Vaccines
[New Zimbabwe] THE Grain Millers Association of Zimbabwe (GMAZ) has written to government requesting authorities to draft the cereal producers and their workers among priority national personnel designated to access the Covid-19 vaccine ahead of the rest. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Zim Targets Monthly Delivery of 1 Million Doses
[The Herald] Zimbabwe is now set to take delivery of almost one million vaccines per month to ensure the targeted herd immunity of 10 million people is achieved. The plan has received a major boost after DHL International offered to deliver the vaccines at concessionary tariffs. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Yogi Remembers '80 Golden Dance
[The Herald] FOR David "Yogi" Mandigora, the year 1980 holds special memories -- he became the first winner of the Soccer Star of the Year award, in the newly-born nation. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Food Insecurity Escalates During Covid-19 Lockdowns
[VOA] A new report from Zimbabwe's government says hunger and food insecurity have increased during the coronavirus pandemic. The World Food Program says the problem is especially acute for unemployed residents of the cities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Three Ways the US Can Promote Equity in Ending the COVID-19 Pandemic Globally
Continued inequity in COVID-19 vaccination means virus mutations occur and newer variants emerge that may be resistant to currently available vaccines. Credit: United Nations.By Ifeanyi NsoforABUJA, Apr 2 2021 (IPS) As richer western nations continue hoarding COVID-19 vaccines to the detriment of poorer nations, there is some light on the horizon. On April 15, 2021, the U.S. will join the Global Vaccine Alliance (GAVI) and co-host the launch of the Investment Opportunity for COVAX Advance Market Commitment. The aim of the event is to raise more funds to ensure at least 1.8 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines are available ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 2, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ifeanyi Nsofor Tags: Global Headlines Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Zim Surgeons in Another Complex Conjoined Twins Op
[The Herald] Zimbabwean paediatric surgeons successfully separated conjoined twin girls born three months ago, in an incredibly complex 18-hour operation at the children's wing at Sally Mugabe Central Hospital in Harare. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Get Vaccinated, NACZ Urges Artistes
[The Herald] National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) director Nicholas Moyo yesterday led a group of local artistes in getting their first Sinovac Covid-19 vaccination jabs at Wilkins Hospital in Harare. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Fake Vaccination Certificates Scam - 457 Cards Missing From Clinic
[The Herald] Checks at Chitungwiza's Seke South Clinic have found 457 Covid-19 vaccination cards are missing as police investigations intensify into a ring that was selling cards, completed with details of vaccine doses, for US$25 each to people who wanted the card without having the jabs first. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Gwayi-Shangani Dam - Debunking Colonial Legacy of Barrenness
[The Herald] Collective memory is alive to the colonial legacy of displacement of the indigenous people from their fertile ancestral soils to arid and barren areas, like Gwayi and Shangani, derogatorily called Reserves and Tribal Trust Lands. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: We Shouldn't Lose Guard Against Covid-19
[The Herald] The battle against Covid-19 is being taken very seriously with Government continuing the lower level lockdown over the Easter holiday and making sure that fewer people will be driving around triggering off a third wave and that Zimbabweans wanting to come home for a break will not bring in a load of virus to infect their families. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Floors Comply With WHO Guidelines
[The Herald] THE Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Fisheries, Water and Rural Resettlement is satisfied with the adherence by tobacco auction floors, to Covid-19 control regulations as preparations for the opening of the 2021 marketing season gather momentum. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 1, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Covid-19 Fuels Hunger in Urban Areas
[Nation] Zimbabwe has seen a huge a jump in the number of food insecure families in urban areas in the past year with 2.4 million residents now struggling to meet their basic food needs, the World Food Programme (WFP) has warned. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 31, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Returning to the Venice Biennale
[The Herald] Zimbabwe is among few African nations returning to Italy for the 59th Venice Biennale, often described as "the Olympics of the art world". (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Women Turn Lockdown Challenges Into Business Opportunities
[The Herald] Hard work and determination remain qualities no one can take away from Zimbabwean women, whether young or old. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: What You Need to Know About India's Covaxin
[The Herald] Zimbabwe yesterday received the first consignment of 35 000 Indian Covaxin Covid-19 vaccines which will soon be administered to the public along with the Sinopharm and Sinovac doses already being rolled out. Here are some facts you might want to know about the vaccine: (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Female Artistes Urged to Spruce Up Skills
[The Herald] Female artistes should take advantage of the Covid-19 induced national lockdown to pursue the perfection of their skills. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Covid-19 Fuels Hunger in Zimbabwe's Urban Areas
[East African] Zimbabwe has seen a huge a jump in the number of food insecure families in urban areas in the past year with 2.4 million residents now struggling to meet their basic food needs, the World Food Programme (WFP) has warned. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: More Vaccines Arrive Today
[The Herald] The first consignment of Indian Covaxin Covid-19 vaccines is expected in Harare today, with President Mnangagwa scheduled to receive 35 000 doses out of the 75 000 donated by the government of India. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 29, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: 'Health Facilities Now Impressive'
[The Herald] Medical professionals say Zimbabwe's response to the Covid-19 pandemic has improved facilities at health institutions, boosting the quality of health care and people will benefit long term. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 29, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Vaccines From India Arrive On Monday
[The Herald] The Indian Government has announced that its donation of Covid-19 vaccines to Zimbabwe's is arriving in the country on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Covid-19 - More Church Leaders Take Vaccine
[The Herald] Senior Health Reporter (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Tight Security Over Easter
[The Herald] Security will be boosted during the forthcoming Easter holidays to ensure adherence to Covid-19 containment regulations, amid expectations of an increase in human traffic countrywide, Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Minister, Monica Mutsvangwa, has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Vaccinating President Overjoys Health Team
[The Herald] Victoria Falls Reporter (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Opposition Politicians Mamombe, Chimbiri Denied Bail
[263Chat] High Court judge Justice Tawanda Chitapi has dismisses the bail appeal for Harare West legislator Joana Mamombe and MDC Alliance youth leader Cecelia Chimbiri saying it is not in the interest of justice to grant their appeal. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 26, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news