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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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Introducing the Anti-Impunity Update 01/2019

WHO GUARDS THE GUARDS? 17 February 2019  Introduction Back in 2006, we published a report titled, Who guards the guards: Violations by Law Enforcement Agencies in Zimbabwe, 2000 to 2006 in which we documented violations committed by law enforcement agents. Over a dozen years later, we are still witnessing the entities that are constituted to [...]

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Statement in Response to the Story Published in the Herald of 13 February 2019 Under the Heading ‘‘ ‘Dead’ protestor in the dock” and in the NEWSDAY of 12 February 2019 titled ‘Army killings: ED demands evidence’

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO  Forum (the Forum) is outraged by the false allegations published in the Herald on the 13th of February 2019 alleging that the Forum falsified information in its documentation of the atrocities committed by the Government of Zimbabwe since 14 January 2019. The article titled “‘Dead’ protestor in the dock” by [...]

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