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85 Denbigh Avenue, Belvedere
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visit our location:
85 Denbigh Avenue, Belvedere
Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm
Send us mail
info@zciea.org.zw
Phone Number
+263 242 740535

Economy

Economy

ZCIEA Launches Research on Informal Trade Regulation by Local Authorities in Plumtree and Karoi

By Fungai Munetsi The Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations (ZCIEA), in partnership with Women in Informal Employment Globalising and Organising (WIEGO), initiated a study on Informal Trade Regulations by Local Authorities in Plumtree on March 19, 2024. The research, spanning Plumtree and Karoi Territories, involved a scoping visit project

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Economy

ZCIEA Enhances Global Connections at HomeNet International Conference

by  Fungai  Munetsi The Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations (ZCIEA) took significant strides in strengthening global connections at the recent HomeNet International Conference held in Arusha, Tanzania from March 4th to 8th, 2024. ZCIEA's Kwekwe Territorial President, Melody Ndawana, played a pivotal role in sharing insights on empowering informal

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Economy

ZCIEA SADDENED BY BANNING OF VENDING IN HARARE CBD

ZCIEA is saddened by the Government ban of vending in Harare because not all vendors in the CBD are necessarily food vendors. However, acknowledge the purpose of this move which we request the government through local authorities to do a mobile CBD awareness raising of the ban and its intention.

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Economy

Empowering Vendors: Celebrating International Vendors Day and Advocating for Safer Working Environments and Formalization (To be a Vendor is not a crime)

The Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations (ZCIEA) stands united with the world in commemorating International Vendors Day. Each year on November 14th, we come together to honor and recognize the invaluable contributions made by street vendors, who are an integral part of the informal economy. This year, we celebrate

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Economy

Chitima Fruits and Vegetables Market catches fire

By Constance Chitombo Garikai fruit and vegetable market popularly known as Chitima caught fire on the 24th of June 2023 and destroyed groceries worth thousands of dollars. The incident left many people in Masvingo shocked as more than 50 groceries market stalls were burnt to ashes. The fire brigade services

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Economy

ZCIEA Expands Reach with New Chapter in Nyanyadzi’s Gudhanga Area

by Fungai Munetsi In a significant development, the Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations (ZCIEA) has established a new chapter in the Gudhanga area of Chisikaurayi Village in Nyanyadzi territory. On the 15th of June 2023, 50 workers and traders specializing in market gardening joined as new members. The successful

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Economy

ZCIEA National President Lorraine Sibanda Re-Elected as StreetNet International President

by Fungai Munetsi ZCIEA National President Lorraine Sibanda was re-elected as StreetNet International President for the third term on the 4th of May 2023 at the just-ended StreetNet 7th Congress in Kigali Rwanda. The Congress had 150 delegates from 52 countries all over the world, with 52 affiliates Informal Economy

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Economy

Social Solidarity Economy can be a Pathway to Economic growth | ZCIEA President Lorraine Sibanda

Speaking at the Economic Debate Breakfast Meeting in Harare hosted by Zimbabwe Economic Society in partnership with Friedrich Ebert Stiftung on the 27th of October 2022, ZCIEA National President Lorraine Sibanda said Social Solidarity Economy can be a pathway to economic growth and sustainability of livelihoods of the Informal Economy.

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Economy

 ZCIEA Joins Forces with ZRP in Battle Against Drug and Substance Abuse

by Fungai Munetsi In a collaborative effort to combat drug and substance abuse, the Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations (ZCIEA) has partnered with the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) during the Community Labour Forum held in Marondera on the 28th of October 2022. During the forum, ZRP Marondera delivered a

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