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85 Denbigh Avenue, Belvedere
Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm
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info@zciea.org.zw
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

ZCIEA

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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ZCIEA Caledonia Savings and Credit Cooperatives Shared their Savings and Basic Goods

On the 9th of December 2022, the Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations (ZCIEA) Caledonia 7 Savings groups shared their savings, blankets, Kitchen utensils, and 4 plates of gas stoves after contributing different amounts of money from February 2022. The first 3 Savings club consist of 12 members each, contributing

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Press Release

International Street Vendors Day Commemorations and StreetNet International 20th Anniversary

Greetings to you all members of ZCIEA across Zimbabwe, I would like to take this opportunity to celebrate International Vendors Day with you. International  Vendors Day is celebrated on the 14th of November of each year. This year 2022 is a special year because it marks the 20th Anniversary of StreetNet

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