Monthly Archive: May 2021

Iyasa in Borovany Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Arts and Culture

Currency: Zimbabwe Dollar (ZWD / ZWL) Exchange rate: 1 euro – 438.67 ZWD / ZWL dollar (12/2020) Time zone: UCT + 1 Country code (phone): 00263 Climate (for capital): subtropical The pride in its...

Zimbabwe HIV

Zimbabwe HIV / AIDS

Health and HIV / AIDS In Zimbabwe, HIV and AIDS are structural problems. In 2019, the official HIV rate among 15 to 49 year olds was 12.8 percent; UNAIDS estimated 1.4 million HIV-infected people...

Pharmacy, Mutare Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Health and Medical Care

State and private health care has been drastically affected by the years of economic crisis. Because of institutional mismanagement, treatment options have deteriorated in rural areas; There was also a lack of medication in...

Canada Economy

Canada Economy

Canada is one of the wealthiest countries in the world. The gross domestic product in Canada in 2008 was 1.274 billion US dollars. GDP in 2008 was $ 38,200 and purchasing power parity was...

New Zealand Culture

New Zealand Overview

Geography and demography Capital city: Wellington Area: 268,021 km2 (Denmark 43,000 km2) Population: 4,817 million (2017) Language: English (96.1%), Maori (3.7%), NZ Sign Language (0.5%) Population: 74 pct. European origin, 14.9 per cent. Māori,...

Real Felipe - Callaos fort Peru

Callao, Peru Travel Guide

Callao is probably a suburb of the capital Lima. Yet the town holds as many as 600,000 chalecos, which is the term used for the inhabitants of Callao. The port of Callao is the...

University of Zimbabwe, Harare

Zimbabwe Education

The people in Zimbabwe attach great importance to a good education for their children and their own further training – also in comparison with other countries. During the colonial era, children of the black...

Zimbabwe Gender Diversity

Zimbabwe Gender Diversity – Homosexuality

“Africa’s Paradise!” – This is how the British colonial rulers and the Zimbabwean tourism industry raved about Zimbabwe, the former Rhodesia. As a result of the political and economic decline from the year 2000,...

Zimbabwe Gender and Generation Relationship

Zimbabwe Gender and Generation Relationship

The gender and generational relationships and hierarchies in Zimbabwean society are shaped by historical, political and economic factors. Pre-colonial norms were changed by colonial legal requirements and economic interventions. The missionary influences on married...

Zimbabwe Grandmother and granddaughter

Zimbabwe Social Structure

Today’s society in Zimbabwe is divided into different social groups, which can be traced back to different historical waves of immigration and the legacy of the settler colony. The geographical and ecological conditions also...

Zimbabwe Social and economic situation

Zimbabwe Development Policy

Important donors are the USA and Great Britain, EU institutions, Germany and Japan. DFID, the government development service of the former British colonial power – integrated into the newly founded Foreign, Commonwealth & Development...

Power plant in Harare

Zimbabwe Industry and Trade

Industry The manufacturing industry was booming in the 1980’s. It included the light, agricultural, mining and construction industries. Today it is severely impaired by the inadequate infrastructure, particularly in terms of water and electricity...

Gold Mining Mill Shamv

Zimbabwe Mining

In around 500 mines (other estimates assume a higher number) over 40 different mineral raw materials are mined. These include platinum, gold, chrome, nickel, diamonds, lithium, coal and asbestos. On removal of Zimbabwe, are...

Zimbabwe Agriculture - large farm area

Zimbabwe Agriculture

The main crops are corn, tobacco, cotton and citrus fruits. There are also various types of millet and vegetables in small-scale agriculture and sugar cane on large farms. In the pasture industry, cattle farming...

Zimbabwe Cattle

Zimbabwe Economic Policy

After political independence in 1980, the ZANU government initially propagated a welfare state and protectionist economic policy. It had taken over a comparatively developed and at the same time very unequal economic system from...

Zimbabwe Tobacco harvest

Zimbabwe Economic Indicators

According to the World Bank, the economy contracted by at least 45% between 2000 and 2008. The situation improved a little under the unified government of ZANU / PF and MDC between 2009 and...

Zimbabwe Commercial farm

Zimbabwe Economy Overview Part II

Numerous foreign investors, for example from Japan, are deterred by the so-called indigenization law passed in 2009. It stipulates that operations with an annual turnover of over US $ 500,000 should transfer 51% of...

Zimbabwe Factory site

Zimbabwe Economy Overview Part I

At the national level, ZimStat and the Reserve Bank provide information on economic developments. In addition, German experts from German Trade and Invest (GTAI) provide information on economic facts and developments. According to the...

Flag of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Important Political Decisions

In order to end the excesses of violence in the country and to halt the economic decline, the Movement for Democratic Change approved a power-sharing agreement on September 15, 2008. Then who SADC and...

Zimbabwe Elections in July 2018

Zimbabwe Corruption

In 2019, Zimbabwe was ranked 158 out of 180 places (CPI value: 24 out of 100) in the international corruption comparison by Transparency International – according to its publication at the end of January...

Protest by exiled Zimbabweans in London

Zimbabwe Human Rights

Arbitrary arrests, intimidation, threats and violence were prevalent during and after the power-sharing between ZANU-PF and MDC (after the elections in late July 2013). Systematic violence against human rights activists, against potential opponents of...

Attractions in Marbella

Attractions in Marbella

Spain’s pearl on the Costa del Sol not only has beautiful beaches to be proud of. In and around Marbella, there are plenty of sights and interesting cultural attractions that are worth visiting when...

Zimbabwe Media

Zimbabwe Media and Freedom of the Press

The public reporting dominate state media: the television and radio channels of ZBH, newspapers such as The Herald (Harare, circulation 40,000 copies). And The Chronicle (Bulawayo, 22300 ex.). Weekly private newspapers are Zimbabwe Independent...

Joshua Nkomo

Zimbabwe Power Struggles and Politically Motivated Violence 1

In May 2014, rumors rose about the ill health of the then 90-year-old President Robert Mugabe, but afterwards his politically influential role was re-emphasized. Since the factual clarification of the question of succession was...

Map of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Elections

Elections in July 2013 In 2013 the parliamentary and presidential elections took place on July 31, 2013. This date was ultimately set by the Zimbabwean Supreme Court. But it remained controversial because there was...

Study cover HRW violence in elections 2008

Zimbabwe Political Issues

Independence Day: 04/18/1980 Head of state: President Emmerson Mnangagwa Head of government: President Emmerson Mnangagwa Political system: Presidential Republic Corruption Index (CPI): Rank 158 (out of 180), CPI value 24, 2019 Ibrahim Index of...

Zimbabwe Law, order and security

Zimbabwe Law, Order and Security

The Zimbabwean legal system, about which detailed information is available from the Zimbabwe Legal Information Institute, is a combination of Roman-Dutch and English law. The Chief Justice, the head of the entire judiciary, is...

Zimbabwe Poster for the new constitution

Zimbabwe Political System

Zimbabwe is a republic with a presidential constitution. Head of state and government is Emmerson Mnangagwa. The seat of government and parliament is Harare. There is a bicameral parliament: the House of Assembly(Lower House)...

Paradise Beach in Mykonos

Beaches in Greece

Top 3 tourist attractions in Greece The beaches are undoubtedly one of the most popular attractions in Greece. But Greece is best known for its historical witnesses and archaeological finds. The importance for many...