I grew up in the nineties in Zimbabwe. The hallmark of Zimbabwe in the nineties was the Economic structural adjustment program famously touted ESAP. ESAP was one of the many drives by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the African continent to make the mostly command South African economies more liberal. Most of Africa hadContinue reading “The Dilemma of Covid -19 in Africa”
http://kubatana.net/2020/05/05/in-pursuit-of-resilience-a-view-of-victoria-falls-tourism-sector-post-covid-19/Victoria Falls is a picturesque town with an unassuming underbelly that will blow any tourist away. It aptly has been dubbed the Adrenaline Capital of the World because of the tremendous number of activities in and around the town. For those who bother counting, it is worth noting these activities number well over 50. PerhapsContinue reading “IN PURSUIT OF RESILIENCE: A VIEW OF VICTORIA FALLS TOURISM SECTOR POST-COVID-19”
http://kubatana.net/2020/05/12/the-challenges-of-e-learning-and-homeschooling-in-rural-areas/ The challenges presented by the coronavirus to society’s daily grind are emerging startling clear, like a rainbow albeit without beautiful colors. One area highly affected by this pandemic is education. At the peak of lockdowns worldwide, surveys estimated that at least 1.7 billion students had stopped attending school. Some countries have relaxed lockdowns, butContinue reading “THE CHALLENGES OF E-LEARNING AND HOMESCHOOLING IN RURAL AREAS”
It sounds cliché, but COVID-19 will adversely affect women and girls. Traditionally, they carry the brunt of war , famine and poverty. The COVID-19 pandemic will undoubtedly have a more gender-biased effect. The nature of a woman’s body and the roles women play in many cases puts women in harm’s way. Especially in Africa, womenContinue reading “UNRAVELLING THE IMPACTS OF COVID-19 ON WOMEN AND GIRLS.”
COVID-19 is a historic event prompting even more historic events. It is a world tragedy unfolding in front of our eyes, and fortunately or unfortunately, it has given us a rare glimpse of how humanity responds to tragedy. It has become the stage for ordinary human beings to become extraordinary. Seldom has the world neededContinue reading “RISING TO THE OCCASION: THE HEROES OF COVID-19.”
Thank you for joining me in a bid for a more equitable world , we will arrive somewhere.