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.


Faris Davidson


Reporting topics:
Women, Covid-19, livelihoods


  1. COVID-19 lockdown worsens the plight of commercial sex workers in Zimbabwe

    COVID-19 measures such as lockdowns, instituted governments in sub-Saharan Africa have been helpful in controlling the spread of the virus. This has, however, triggered some negative economic impacts on women. ECID Community Reporter, Faris Davison, based in Dangamvura, Mutare in Zimbabwe tells the story of how COVID-19 lockdown measures has worsened the economic plight of…

    Faris Davidson

    Potrait of Faris Davison, ECID Reporter in Zimbabwe