On the 19th of June 2019 Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Associations “ZCIEA” sets up a new territory in Inyanga. The program was conducted by the 2nd Vice National president Stella Chivandikwa, 1 st Vice National Secretary General Sibongile Chakabva, Mutare Territorial president Mrs. Gonese with the assistance of the information officer Fungai Munetsi.
The elections were done and came up with the territorial main committee, youth, Woman and PWD structure. The main structure is comprised of Territorial President, Vice President, Secretary Vice Secretary, Treasurer, Organizer, Vice Organizer, and three committee members. The newly elected leadership were encouraged to work with their members in Inyanga, effective information dissemination to promote transparency in the territory.
Workers and traders in the informal economy are very much organised such that the bad and negative perception about them in Zimbabwe must stop for good. This should cleanse the old and outdated thinking of the city fathers who still harass and criminalise vendors and informal traders. Every Zimbabwean citizen has a role to play in the Zimbabwean economy. We are pushing for a space to be at the table in the TNF so that no Informal Economy transitional issues will be discussed without our presence. “The Chamber that Delivers”