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Human Rights Education Goes to Wedza

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum), in collaboration with its member organisation, the Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (Zimrights), conducted a mobile human rights clinic in Wedza on the 15th of August 2019. Download the full report here Wedza Human Rights Clinic Report

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Human Rights Education in Lower Gweru

The secret of the Mobile Human Rights Clinics is that they are much more than legal advice. The law is only the beginning, a tool with which people are empowered, develop an awareness of their rights, and gain the confidence and the capacity to claim them. It is from this understanding that, Zimbabwe human rights [...]

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Statement on Xenophobic attacks in South Africa

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum), is concerned about the current gruesome xenophobic attacks in South Africa on foreigners. This storm of terror and human rights violations of personal security, life, property and human dignity in the form of looting, destruction of property as well as assault of foreigners has cast a despondency [...]

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Press Statement on the visit by the President of the African Court

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) has welcomed recent assurances by the Government of Zimbabwe that it will now work on the instruments of ratification of the African Court Protocol. The undertaking was made by the Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Ziyambi Ziyambi during a visit by the President of the [...]

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Curbing Impunity in Zimbabwe : Civil Society Anti- Impunity Round Table Meeting Report

Zimbabwe suffers a deep culture of systematic violations of human rights, supported by impunity, disregard for the rule of law and an ineffective legal framework for greater human rights accountability. Violence has manifested at every political event since Zimbabwe’s inception. Perpetrators remain in positions of power and victims remain marginalized and blamed. Impunity creates the [...]

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