Kurima Mari #Lockdown Cooking Challenge

The Kurima Mari App was introduced by the Zimbabwe Livelihoods and Food Security Programme (LFSP). It has a nutrition section that includes a variety of recipes for indigenous dishes? Try out one of these recipes and stand a chance to win prizes. All you have to do is: 1. Download the Kurima Mari app (its … Continue reading Kurima Mari #Lockdown Cooking Challenge

FMD Investigation Training Course for Southern Africa

Are you a veterinarian from Southern Africa and interested in learning how to investigate and control outbreaks of foot-and-mouth disease? The FAO Subregional Office for Southern Africa and the European Commission for the Control of Foot-and-Mouth Disease invite you to take part in the first online course to be launched through a new Virtual Learning Center initiative. The online Foot-and-Mouth … Continue reading FMD Investigation Training Course for Southern Africa

Beating Vitamin A deficiency

By Daphne Machiri The orange flesh sweet potato (OFSP) has shown huge potential in boosting food security and fighting vitamin A deficiency. These sweet potatoes have a classic deep orange colour. In the country, HarvestPlus Zimbabwe, in collaboration with the Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement, has embarked on a nutrition campaign to … Continue reading Beating Vitamin A deficiency