#16DaysOfActivism Against Gender Based Violence- Statement by Adolescent Girls and Young Womens

FACT Zimbabwe 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence: All Lives Matter! End Gender-Based Violence Now!” Call to Action                                __________________________________ The 2022 theme for the 16 Days of Activism Against GBV is calling on us all to rise against GBV in the realisation that ‘All Lives Matter.’ This year we celebrate voices that call […]

Voices from the Fringes Project – Awareness Campaign on SGBV in Murehwa

  FACT Zimbabwe in collaboration with the Ministry of Women Affairs Community, Small and Medium Enterprise Development (MoWACSMED), recently conducted an inter-district Sexual Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) campaign at Cross Musami in Murehwa district of Mashonaland East province with special focus on violence against female sex workers. The campaign was held under FACT Zimbabwe’s Voices from […]

Men embrace gender equality through the S.A.S.A model

Nelson and his wife Nomatter The first phase of the TORCHES (Towards Resilient Communities with Health, Equity, and Safety for all) project is focusing on strengthening male involvement in addressing the marginalization of women facilitating more gender-equitable and equal communities. Action Aid together with its partners Leonard Cheshire Disability, Family AIDS Caring Trust- Zimbabwe (FACT) […]

#OrangeTheWorld-Ending Violence Against Women and Girls

FACT Zimbabwe Statement on the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence End Violence Against Women and Girls Now – No to Child Marriages! ____________ The 2021 marks 30 years since the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) was initiated by the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute. It is an important time for […]

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 […]