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National Tree Planting day
Saturday 01 December 2018
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The first Saturday of every year is the National Tree Planting Day. The day was declared by the former President of Zimbabwe, Mr Robert Mugabe, in 1980 and since then, the day has become an important part of Zimbabwe’s environmental calendar.

The purpose of this day from the beginning was to motivate the nation to plant and conserve trees, to enlighten the nation on the importance of forest and woodland resources, to enhance biodiversity and to enhance household food security.

Call for masters research proposals 2018


In response to the current imperative by the New Government towards linking research and development, the Environmental Management Agency (EMA), under the auspices of the Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate, has taken this initiative to engage local universities in environmental research. The Agency is mandated to regulate, monitor and promote sustainable management of natural resources and the protection of the environment with stakeholder participation. In this regard, EMA invites research proposals focusing on the outlined research themes.  Read more...