Our True Voice are the eyes and ears of the communities that drive the ECID programme.

They are our network of community reporters sharing first-hand accounts of the challenges and solutions of social exclusion.


Bernard Madzivire


Reporting topics:
Covid-19, livelihoods


  1. Small businesses in Zimbabwe hit hard by COVID-19 lockdown

    The COVID-19 lockdown has gravely affected a majority of Zimbabweans both in the rural and urban areas because the country’s economy is largely informal – and entrepreneurs have to travel to neighbouring Mozambique, South Africa, and Botswana to buy their wares. The lockdown has made it hard for people to work or find food. The…

    Bernard Madzivire

    Juliet Moyo is a single mother and petty-trade in Zimbabwe