Witness and victim support and protection form an important part of truth and justice seeking mechanisms. The protection of witnesses and victims is crucial in any effective investigation and prosecution of perpetrators of human rights violations, be it in criminal justice or transitional justice processes. Read more …Witness protection and Transitional Justice in Zimbabwe
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Every child has the right to a name and nationality. The identity of an individual is the assertion of his or her official existence in a society. This bulletin provides information on the right to a name and nationality. Read more …Bulletin 110 – The Right to a Name and Nationality
The QPVR is a monitoring tool to track and document trends in civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights violations. This report covers the period between April and June 2014 and highlights developments, statistics and trends in human rights violations. Read more…2nd QPVR 2015
Although persons with disabilities should enjoy the same rights enjoyed by able-bodied people, they often face social, legal, and practical barriers in claiming and enjoying those rights on an equal basis with others. This bulletin provides information on the rights of persons with disabilities. Read more …Bulletin 109 – Rights of persons with disabilities
Arrests or detentions not carried out in accordance with the law, or in cases, in which there is no likelihood or evidence that the arrested or detained committed a crime against legal statute, are arbitrary. This bulletin informs the public on the right to freedom from arbitrary arrest and detention. Read more …Bulletin 108 – Freedom from arbitrary arrest and detention.