Responding to climate change in Gwanda district

Solar panels used to pump water from Hovi River to irrigate the gardens through a drip system Trocaire, with funding from UKAid, is supporting some projects aimed at building resilience against climate shocks and increasing adaptation to climate change among smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe and Malawi. In Zimbabwe, the projects are being implemented through partners, Dabane Trust, Environment Africa, Practical Action and Zimpro. The project sites are in Gwanda, Insiza and Matobo districts in Matebeleland South, a province that generally receives very low seasonal rainfall. As part of creating awareness among media personnel about practical cases of climate change...

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