Swedish NGOs in Zimbabwe
Although there are a number of Swedish NGO:s with activities that also cover Zimbabwe, very few has offices in the country.These include Africa Groups of Sweden, Diakonia, Organisation for Individual Relief and the Swedish Cooperative Centre.
Africa Groups of Sweden
Areas covered: Cooperation with local organisations to promote support for the most vulnerable groups in society and to promote sustainable democratic development.
Address:620 Charter House
Leopard Takawira Ave / Fort Street
Bulawayo - Zimbabwe
Cell: + 263 (0) 772 590 935
Country Representative: Ntando Ndlovu
Programme Officer: Johanna Arkåsen
Diakonia- The Zimbabwe Programme
Areas Covered: The main objective is to change unfair political, economic, social and cultural structures that generate poverty, oppression and violence. Diakonia is currently working through seven (7) implementing local partners.
Address: 221 Fife Avenue,
IM Zimbabwe; Swedish Organisation for Individual Relief
Area covered: The long term objective of IM's work in Zimbabwe is to empower people so that they can manage to improve their situation through their own means. The ambition is to work within the areas of education, social work, health and income generation activities to achieve this objective.
Address: P.O. Box 1511
Visiting address: Office No 1, Hosgood Avenue
Tel: + 263 (0) 20 624 30
Fax: +263 (0) 20 672 47
Swedish Cooperative Centre
Areas covered: Provision of support to self-help development initiatives – cooperatives, farmers' associations and informal groups – in developing countries.
Address: 221 Fife Avenue, Harare - Zimbabwe
Tel: +263 (0) 4 707 494/ 737 492
Fax: +263 (0) 4 700 136