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COVID-19 and the Peasantry: Some Reflections from Zimbabwe

By Edmore Mwandiringana and Fadzai Chipato Introduction Covid -19 was declared a global pandemic on 30 January 2020 by the World Health Organization following the reports of about 10 000 mortality cases worldwide. Following the declaration, most countries put travel restrictions and lockdown measures to limit the spread of the virus. Among various precautionary measures,Continue reading “COVID-19 and the Peasantry: Some Reflections from Zimbabwe”

Covid-19 and socio-political struggles of the marginalized: A gendered analysis

 By Rejoice M. Chipuriro Introduction The World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC) on 31  January 2020 and as a pandemic on 11 March 2020. Following the consequential high fatalities experienced in China, Europe and now in the United States of America, there are mounting fears on theContinue reading “Covid-19 and socio-political struggles of the marginalized: A gendered analysis”


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