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1 August Commemorations: We have not forgotten!

Activity Report August 1 Concise Version The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum commemorated the August 1, 2018 Shootings which left 6 dead and over 40 injured under the theme – We have not forgotten! The Forum hosted and launched a documentary titled – We have not forgotten and distributed flyers which captured the Motlanthe Commission [...]

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Statement on the Torture and Arrest of Protestors

16 August 2019 The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) condemns the ongoing torture, cruel inhumane and degrading treatment as well as the ancillary arbitrary arrests of people suspected to have participated in the August 16 protests. The protest had been organised by the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). By 1500 hours on [...]

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In Commemoration of International Youth Day

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum joins the world in commemorating the United Nations International Youth Day. Every year on 12 August since the year 2000, the world commemorates this day to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. This year, the theme of International Youth Day 2019, “Transforming [...]

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Setting up an Independant Complaints Mechanism: Validation workshop on a shadow bill drafted in terms of section 210 (Independent Complaints Mechanism) of the Constitution of Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) being a human rights organization that seeks to foster protection and promotion of human rights in Zimbabwe welcomed the advent of the Constitution of Zimbabwe (Amendment No. 20) Act, 2013 with section 210 in particular. Section 210 of the Constitution imposes an obligation on the government to [...]

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