Zim reliance on charcoal rapidly increases deforestation

23 June 2019 - 00:00 By JAMES THOMPSON

Zimbabweans are dealing with the country's unreliable electricity supply by resorting to charcoal.

Citizens such as civil servants, who earn an average of RTGS$400 a month, are turning to vendors who sell charcoal they make after cutting down mopani trees...

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