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ZCIEA Represents Informal Economy Workers at the FES High level Panel Meeting on Social Protection in Arusha, Tanzania

Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations (ZCIEA) Secretary General Wisborn Malaya attended Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) High Level Panel Meeting on Social Protection: Sustainable Social Protection Financing in Africa in Arusha, Tanzania from the 14th of May to 17th of May 2019 as one of the discussants on Social Protection and Informal Economy in Africa

Collective Negotiations Skills Training in Chegutu, Mashava and Zvishavane Territories

ZCIEA Secretary General conducted skills negotiation trainings from 27 to 29 March 2019 in Chegutu, Zvishavane, and Mashava. The training aimed to capacitate the local leaders and members to be able to lobby and advocate with local authorities, government arms and other key spaces at their local level. The trained members became equipped to address issues that affect them in a productive way

ZCIEA saved Jambanja market from eviction in Chitungwiza

Following the unlawful removal of informal traders at Jambanja market in Chitungwiza as of court ruling of 2010, ZCIEA has since intervened helping them to regain their prowess through legal action. ZCIEA’s legal representative wrote a letter to the Chitungwiza Municipality and Zimbabwe Republic Police ordering them to desist from harassing informal traders by interfering with their lawful business.