Health

Homelessness, Drug Use Rising in Bulawayo Amid Broken Economy, Lack of State Support

Article Highlights

  • • Unemployment estimates differ wildly, ranging from an estimate of 9.3 percent to an estimate of 95 percent.
  • • Homeless people in Zimbabwe may be eligible for government assistance.
  • • The Ministry of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare is legally required to provide assistance to applicants, depending on the level of financial hardship, among other factors.

Article Highlights

  • • Unemployment estimates differ wildly, ranging from an estimate of 9.3 percent to an estimate of 95 percent.
  • • Homeless people in Zimbabwe may be eligible for government assistance.
  • • The Ministry of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare is legally required to provide assistance to applicants, depending on the level of financial hardship, among other factors.