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Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum and Law Society of Zimbabwe Shadow Provincials and Metropolitan Councils Bill Stakeholder Consultative and Validation Meeting

The meeting was held on 28 March 2019 at Cresta Lodge in Harare. There were 45 participants drawn from civil society, residents’ associations, Parliament of Zimbabwe and Harare city Council. Participants welcomed the initiation done by the Law Society of Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum highlighting the importance of the involvement of [...]

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Action Aid Zimbabwe and Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum training on the African Charter on democracy, elections and governance.

Theme: “Harnessing our synergies for the Zimbabwe we want”.  The training was held at the Village Lodge in Gweru on 12-15 March 2019. There were 29 participants representing civil society organizations operating in Zimbabwe. The African Charter on Democracy Elections and Governance (ACDEG) was adopted on 30 January 2007 as the African Union’s main normative [...]

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International Women’s Day Statement 8 March 2019

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum joins the world in commemorating International Women’s Day. The Forum celebrates the vast achievements in women empowerment and takes a moment to reflect on the future strides required in realising gender equality. The United Nations Women’s theme for 2019 International Women’s Day is – Think equal, build smart, innovate [...]

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Call for specific laws to fight revenge pornography: ZWLA

Fourie Revai The world and Zimbabwe in particular is witnessing a tremendous rise in the use of smart phones and social media. While there are associated benefits attached to the use of such forms of technology, there are negative consequences such as the spread of revenge pornography which have spread due to this ease in [...]

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