CeSHHAR Awarded Templeton World Charity Foundation Grant

Dr. Webster Mavhu, CeSHHAR Deputy Director, has been competitively awarded a three-year grant from the Templeton World Charity Foundation to implement the project “The Zvandiri (As I am) character strength and its constructs among adolescents living with HIV in Zimbabwe”. This project will examine and measure how the Zvandiri programme can sustainably engage adolescents living…

CeSHHAR purchases Personal Protective Equipment for 9 public health facilities with the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine’s Bump It Forward campaign funds.

Sister Mambodza (centre), Sister-in-charge of Mbare Hostels Clinic in Harare, receives a donation of PPE purchased with the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine’s Bump It Forward campaign funds from Primrose Matambanadzo, Programme Director at CeSHHAR Zimbabwe. In Zimbabwe the first donation of £10,000 was used to procure PPE for 9 public health facilities: Mbare Hostels…

Sisters’ Clinics – New Online Booking System!

CeSHHAR is delighted to announce that it has launched an online booking system to make appointments at the Sisters’ Clinics. Appointments can be booked via the new Sisters with a Voice website https://sisters-zimbabwe.org/   We hope that an online platform for accessing sexual and reproductive health information and services will not only encourage Sisters to…

Covid 19

Like much of the world, Zimbabwe is in lockdown to stem the spread of Covid-19, the Ceshhar team monitors the situation daily and is learning rapidly how to adjust its own ways of working to ensure its objectives can be fulfilled whilst keeping staff and clients safe. CeSHHAR is working hard to ensure its national…

Peer Educator Supervisor: CeSHHAR Zimbabwe

Peer Educator Supervisor: CeSHHAR Zimbabwe Deadline: 20 March 2020 (4:30pm) Duty Station: Mutare CeSHHAR Zimbabwe is an organization that specializes in sexual health, HIV and AIDS research in Zimbabwe. The organization is implementing a National Sex Work Programme behalf of and in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Child Care and the National AIDS…

Sex workers get new lease of life

FROM a distance, she is an ordinary vendor selling bottled water in the sweltering heat of Chirundu, but she is also a commercial sex worker. BY XOLISANI NCUBE Prudence (42) is one of many sex workers who operate at Chirundu Border Post and has been in the trade for over 20 years having bedded more…