Early Career Researcher Symposium and the Frances M Cowan Innovator Award

Early Career Researcher Symposium and the Frances M Cowan Innovator Award Strengthening Research Capacity In Zimbabwe About CeSHHAR CeSHHAR is an organization that aims to conduct research which influences the global HIV and Sexual & Reproductive Health policy environment, and strengthens the quality of provision of evidence-based HIV prevention, treatment and sexual health care. We…

Meet the new CeSHHAR Director, Professor Stanley Luchters

    Meet the new CeSHHAR Director, Professor Stanley Luchters CeSHHAR is delighted to welcome its new Executive Director, Professor Stanley Luchters. A full Professor in Population Health and Environment at LSTM, Prof Luchters joined CeSHHAR on 1 May 2022. His career spans more than 20 years working in medical and public health research, as…

Dr. Webster Mavhu awarded NIHR-Wellcome Trust Global Health Partnership International Intermediate Fellowship.

CeSHHAR Zimbabwe is delighted to announce that Masculinities Research Lead, Dr. Webster Mavhu, has been awarded a five-year NIHR-Wellcome Trust Global Health Partnership International Intermediate Fellowship.   During this Fellowship, Dr. Mavhu will co-develop and evaluate an intervention for 10-14 year-olds that addresses the causes of gender inequality in adolescent sexual health through approaches that…

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…