Zimbabwe:Evictions No, Dialogue Yes-Chiwundura Rural Informal Traders
[263Chat] There was a huge turnout for Vendors Initiative for Social and Economic Transformation (VISET)'s Community/Street Parliament Session which was held in Chiwundura Rural on Tuesday the 11th of September at Gambiza Shopping Center. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Race Against Time to Curb Cholera
[Zimbabwe Independent] Stewart Murambiwa's snow-white teeth appear too big for his mouth; his arms and limbs look like they belong to a little boy and not the 27-year-old man he is. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Move Off the Streets, Vendors Told
[263Chat] The Harare City Council has told vendors operation in the streets of Harare to "voluntarily" move off the streets starting tomorrow morning as the city tries to fight cholera which has ravaged the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Vendors Urged to Get Off the Streets
[The Herald] Harare City Council and the National Vendors' Union of Zimbabwe (Navuz) yesterday appealed to all illegal vendors to leave the streets voluntarily to buttress efforts to contain the current cholera outbreak. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Harare City Council Raids Vendors
[Zimbabwe Standard] Harare City Council and the national police yesterday launched raids against vendors in the central business district after pleas for the informal traders to leave the streets due to a cholera outbreak fell on deaf ears. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Street Vendors Vow to Resist Evictions From City Spots
[New Zimbabwe] Street vendors and market stall holders in Harare's CBD have vowed to return to their vending spots even after the state unleashed regular and municipal police Saturday to drive them off the streets for allegedly fuelling the current cholera scourge that has killed 27. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Chaos as Police, Vendors Clash
[New Zimbabwe] For the umpteenth time, a joint operation to rid the capital's streets of illegal vendors between the police and Harare City Council failed Thursday as the defiant traders were back on the streets within minutes of running battles with the security forces. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Heed Govt Ban On Vending - Minister
[The Herald] Home Affairs Minister Ambassador Cain Mathema has urged members of the public to heed Government directives to end vending in central business districts countrywide to curb the spread of cholera. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Mnangagwa in Cholera-Hit Suburb - the Epitome of Servant Leadership
[The Herald] It's not often that you see a president of a country going to an epicentre of a crisis, particularly in a poor neighbourhood. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Old Mutual Joins Cholera Fight
[The Herald] Old Mutual Zimbabwe, one of the largest financial services companies in the country, has availed $400 000 towards the fight against cholera. Speaking after presenting the cheque to President Mnangagwa at his Munhumutapa offices in Harare on Wednesday, Old Mutual Zimbabwe group chief executive officer Mr Jonas Mushosho said apart from supporting the country's economic revival, Old Mutual also seeks to support communities whenever disasters like cholera strike. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Outbreak Takes Toll On Poor and Overpopulated Urban Communities in Harare
[Daily Maverick] There is fear and uncertainty in Zimbabwe's capital as people at the centre of the latest outbreak struggle to cope with the effects on their lives. The cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe has now claimed 30 lives and affected more than 5,000, according to official figures. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 20, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Child labour laws in South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe: a comparative analysis - Vambe B, Saurombe A.
This article reports on a study that investigated the effectiveness of child labour laws intended to promote child rights and the protection of children from unfair and forced labour. Legal scholars distinguish between child work and child labour: forced c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Cholera – Zimbabwe
On 6 September 2018, a cholera outbreak in Harare was declared by the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) of Zimbabwe and notified to WHO on the same day. (Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks)
Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks - September 20, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: news Source Type: news

Zimbabwe seeks $35 million to fight cholera outbreak
Zimbabwe is appealing to individual citizens and local companies for $35 million to help fight a cholera outbreak that has killed 31 and infected more than 5,000, the finance minister said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Vendors Meet Minister Nyoni Over Cholera Outbreak, Evictions
[Kubatana.net] Yesterday, Monday the 17th of September, the Vendors Initiative for Social and Economic Transformation (VISET) leadership met with the newly appointed Minister of Women Affairs, Community, Small and Medium Enterprises Developments Hon Sithembiso Nyoni at her offices located at Kaguvi Building. The meeting took place against the backdrop of the outbreak of Cholera and Typhoid in Harare and some parts of the country and the subsequent decision by the Government to evict vendors operating within the Central B (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Impressive Efforts to End HIV Get Recognition
[The Herald] Zimbabwe could see new HIV infections among 15- to 29-year-olds drop by a third within a decade if the country scales up available prevention tools over the next five years, the second annual Goalkeepers Data Report launched yesterday by The Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - September 19, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Outbreak in Harare Is Govt's Baby
[New Zimbabwe] Harare has been hit by a deadly cholera outbreak, the death toll has surpassed 30 with over 5000 cases reported. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Mnangagwa Commits to Eradicate Medieval Diseases
[263Chat] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has committed to eradicate medieval diseases such as cholera and typhoid saying his government is working to address challenges related to clean water and sanitation provision as well as sustainable waste management practices. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Mashonaland East in Bid to Contain Cholera
[The Herald] Mashonaland East Province has activated the Civil Protection Unit (CPU) to contain the spread of cholera, Mashonaland East Provincial Administrator Mr Tavabarira Kutamahufa has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Another Suspected Cholera Case in Masvingo
[The Herald] Another suspected case of cholera has been reported in Masvingo bringing to two the number of patients who have been quarantined because of the water borne disease at Masvingo Provincial Hospital since the beginning of this month. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Mashonaland West Ups Efforts to Prevent Cholera Outbreak
[The Herald] Mashonaland West Province has stepped up efforts to prevent an outbreak of cholera through the implementing various measures such as supervising funerals of people who succumbed to the disease in Harare and buried in the province recently. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Minister Mavima Orders Vendors Out
[The Herald] Newly-appointed Minister of State for Midlands Provincial Affairs Larry Mavima has implored all local authorities in the province to clear illegal vegetable and fruit vendors in central business districts (CBDs) to curb a possible spread of cholera. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Govt Declares War on Cholera
[The Herald] Government has set up an inter-ministerial committee to come up with a lasting solution to the cholera outbreak in Harare and other parts of the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:President Okays U.S.$64 Million Budget to Fight Cholera
[The Herald] President Mnangagwa has approved a budget of nearly $64 million for immediate needs in the fight against dual outbreaks of cholera and typhoid in Harare and other parts of the country, chairperson of the Cabinet committee on emergency preparedness and disaster management, Minister July Moyo has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:21% of Cholera Victims Aged Under Five, Says Minister Moyo
[New Zimbabwe] About 21 percent of cholera victims in Harare are children below the age of five, local government minister July Moyo has revealed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Vending Banned With Immediate Effect - Govt
[New Zimbabwe] The government has banned "all types of vending be banned with immediate effect", cabinet ministers revealed Monday as the country battles a cholera epidemic that has claimed 30 lives nationwide. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Govt Avails U.S.$6,7 Million to Curb Cholera Outbreak
[The Herald] Government has availed $6,7 million for urgent health related needs and City of Harare's infrastructural requirements as it intensifies efforts to curb the cholera outbreak in Harare and other affected areas. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Officials Attempt to Exploit Econet Cholera Fund - Masiyiwa
[The Herald] Founder and executive chairman of Econet Group Mr Strive Masiyiwa has taken a swipe at some suppliers of hygiene products like gloves for taking advantage of the cholera outbreak to inflate prices. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Threatens Major Showbiz Events
[The Herald] Major entertainment events scheduled for the coming weeks may have to be postponed or cancelled as the cholera outbreak which has already claimed 30 lives rages on. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Govt Seeks U.S.$57 Million Cholera War Chest
[The Herald] Government has launched an appeal for $57 million to contain the cholera outbreak, which has so far claimed 30 lives and left 5 000 people seeking treatment. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Gweru Council On High Cholera Alert
[The Herald] Gweru City Council is on high cholera alert and has implemented a raft of measures including burying refuse and attending to water bursts as soon as the report is received. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Minister Nyoni Reiterates Call to Ban Illegal Vending
[The Herald] Government will not allow vending at undesignated areas and sites without toilets and other requisite infrastructure as this is contributing to the spread of diseases such as cholera, which have claimed many lives, Women Affairs, Community, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Minister Sithembiso Nyoni has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Outbreak Exposes Zimbabwe's Misplaced Priorities
[Zimbabwe Standard] Cholera is a disease spread mostly by water and food that has been contaminated with faeces that contain cholera-causing bacteria. It breaks my heart just thinking about this. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Aid Agencies Ramp Up Response to Zimbabwe Cholera Outbreak Aid Agencies Ramp Up Response to Zimbabwe Cholera Outbreak
The World Health Organization and the Red Cross said on Thursday they were ramping up their emergency responses to Zimbabwe's deadliest cholera outbreak in a decade, with politicians trading blame over contaminated water and collapsing infrastructure.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:NGOs Stretched Amid Spiralling Cholera Outbreak
[CAJ News] Harare -Humanitarian groups are scaling up their response to a rapidly spreading cholera outbreak that has claimed at least 25 people in Zimbabwe. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:More Suspected Cholera Cases in Bulawayo
[The Herald] The number of people who have been quarantined for cholera in Bulawayo has risen to 10 from three on Friday amid revelations that the city's infectious disease hospital -- Thorngrove -- can hold no more than 100 patients. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Govt Called to Extend Maternity Leave
[The Herald] The Mashonaland Central Junior Parliament has called on Government to extend maternity leave from three months to six months in line with the World Health Organisation's recommendations. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - September 17, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera - Dirty Pandemic, Dirtier Politics
[The Herald] A pall has been cast over Zimbabwe as the cholera pandemic has ravaged Harare's suburbs with the grim prospects that the outbreak could spread, claiming more lives. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Tracing the Origins of Misery
[The Herald] A reputation for typhoid and cholera outbreaks has developed in Glen View, Budiriro and other south-western suburbs judging by recent trends. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Death Toll Hits 30
[The Herald] The number of people who have died of cholera has risen from 28 to 30 as Government, Harare City Council, the police and other stakeholders continue to make concerted efforts to curb the spread of the disease amid calls to declare the pandemic a state of disaster. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:300 Shangaan Males Undergo Circumcision
[The Herald] An additional 300 Shangaan males have undergone voluntary male circumcision in southern Chiredzi bringing to over 700 the number of young men who have gone through the initiation in the Lowveld over the past two months. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - September 17, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Police Enforce Vending Ban
[The Herald] A small group of illegal vendors yesterday engaged in running battles with the police as they refused to leave the streets as part of Government efforts to contain the cholera outbreak, which has so far killed 30 people. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Outbreak 'Under Control'
[The Herald] The cholera outbreak in Gokwe North is under control despite an increase in cases recorded in the last few days. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:The Culprits Behind the Cholera Outbreak
[Zimbabwe Standard] A festering cholera outbreak has killed at least 28 people in a short period. Government is blaming the Harare municipality and the local authority says it's government. And conspiracy theorists think a prowling Chemical Ali has planted the vibrio cholerae bacterium to kill people for some weird reason. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:STI-Infected Vendors Shun Clinics, Resort to Herbs
[New Zimbabwe] Some vendors sick with sexually transmission infections (STIs) are reportedly shunning public health care centres due to fear of stigmatisation and discrimination from health workers, it has emerged. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - September 17, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Death Toll Hits 30 - Bulawayo Calls Crisis Meeting
[New Zimbabwe] Authorities called a crisis meeting in Bulawayo Sunday as the cholera outbreak spread to the country's second largest city with the national toll increasing to 30. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Govt Struggles to Contain Cholera Outbreak
[Deutsche Welle] The capital Harare has been inundated by the outbreak, with more than 3,000 cases reported. NGOs have accused the government of spending state cash on luxury items instead of providing basic healthcare. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:ZCTU Boss Blames Cholera Outbreak On Land Barons
[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) secretary general Japhet Moyo has urged government to deal decisively with bogus land dealers he says had a lot to do with the current cholera outbreak that has claimed 27 lives in Harare with reports it was spilling out to many other parts of the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 16, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera Catches Up With Bulawayo, Cases Traced to Harare
[New Zimbabwe] THE city of Bulawayo, which has remained a relatively free spot for cholera and other waterborne diseases outbreak, has recorded four suspected cases of the deadly disease with authorities tracing the ailments to Harare. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 16, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Minister Scolds Mayor for Politicising Cholera Disaster
[New Zimbabwe] Local Government Minister July Moyo has warned Harare mayor Herbert Gomba against "playing games" and attempts to score points when the city faced a devastating cholera outbreak that has claimed dozens. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 15, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news