Making History: Major Winnet Zharare becomes the first Zimbabwean peacekeeper to receive the United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award

Major Winnet Zharare (Photo: UNMISS)
Major Zharare on patrol encouraging local women and men to undertake farming. (Photo: UNMISS)
Following reports of sexual and gender-based violence against women collecting firewood in Rubkona, South Sudan, Captain Irene Wilson Muro and and Major Winnet Zharare reached out to local women to discuss ways to prevent this abuse. (Photo: UNMISS)

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