The Zimbabwe Economic Policy Analysis and Research Unit (ZEPARU) is an autonomous economic policy analysis and research think tank established in the year 2003 by a Deed of Trust.
ZEPARU’s primary mission is to conduct needs based and contextually relevant applied economic policy analysis, research and capacity building activities to promote a culture of evidence based policy making and implementation processes in Zimbabwe, and to provide information to the investing public in Zimbabwe.
The World Bank/Zimbabwe Reconstruction Fund (ZIMREF) in partnership with the Zimbabwe Economic Policy Analysis Unit (ZEPARU) is calling for research proposals for Advanced Policy Focused-Poverty Analysis in Zimbabwe using available national household survey micro-data from ZIMSTAT. Deadline for submission is 7 March 2020.
Zimbabwe is implementing economic devolution where provinces and districts will act as economic hubs competing with each other to attract investment and transform themselves into economic zones. This study aims to investigate the key success factors in implementing devolution in Zimbabwe.