SMT Motivational Talks

On our second day at Oriel girls High, two of our beneficiaries encouraged the Science club members at the school to take up any career path of their choice despite their sex. Nicola Misi (23) who is in her final year at the University of Zimbabwe studying surgery and medicine told the girls that anyone […]

FAWEZI Elected Chair of ECOZI National Management Committee

Education Coalition of Zimbabwe FAWEZI was elected the National Chairperson of the Education Coalition of Zimbabwe (ECOZI) National Management Committee (NMC) for the term of 2 years. The other members of the committee are Zimbabwe National Council for the Welfare of Children (ZNCWC), Students Solidarity Trust (SST), Disabled Women Support Organisation (DWSO), Chiedza Child Care, […]

FAWEZI Attends Education Leadership Workshop

The Chairperson for the Forum for African Women Educationalists-Zimbabwe Chapter Irene Mkondo attended an Education Leadership workshop at Troutbeck Inn, Nyanga from June 23 to 25. The workshop was organised by VVOB Zimbabwe, which entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with FAWE in 2014. FAWEZI and VVOB country offices collaborate on areas of common interest […]

Nairobi report by Amanda

FAWEZI National Coordinator Ms Lydia Madyirapanze and Alumni members Amanda S Mukova and Dorcas Goredema attended a Women thrive advocacy training workshop in Nairobi Kenya from June 9 -11. The aim of the workshop was to empower girls to raise their voices and be heard in order to create a gender equal environment. It was […]

International Women’s Day celebrations 2015

FAWEZI attended the Internation Women’s Day Celebrations 2015 organized by the Ministry of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development at the Harare International Conference Center (HICC) on March 6. The guest of honor was Dr Grace Mugabe. Speaking at the event Dr Grace urged women and girls to break gender stereotypes by venturing into professions […]

Out of School Girls Project

FAWEZI is implementing the second phase of an advocacy project to promote Second Chance Education for out of school girls in Binga District. On February 18 2015 FAWEZI held a project start-up workshop which brought together 16 representatives from: Binga Rural District, District Lifelong Coordinators, District Administrator, and representatives of Non Governmenta organisations, School Heads […]

FAWEZI Re-Launches its Provincial Chapters

MIDLANDS PROVINCIAL CHAPTER MEETING The meeting was held at Chaplin High School. The FAWEZI team paid a courtesy call at the office of the Head Mistress of Chaplin High School Mrs. Marufu who has been a FAWEZI member since 1998. She expressed gratitude for the launch saying it would revive activities in Midlands Province. It […]

FAWEZI Partners with Design for Change India

In March 2013, FAWEZI was identified by FAWE to take part in the implementation of the Design for Change (DFC) Programme. The DFC is an international movement designed to give children an opportunity to express their own ideas and to put them into action to change the world. Children develop projects aimed at improving their […]

FAWEZI Signs a MoU with MoPSE

FAWEZI   signed an Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education on Thursday 27 February 2014. The MoU signing ceremony was held at the MoPSE Head Office-Ambassador House and was officiated by the Minister of Education Honorable Lazarus Dokora. Also in attendance were the Deputy Minister Professor Mavhima, the Acting Permanent Secretary […]