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Condolence message for Dr Zinhumwe

Dr Zinhumwe,Executive Director of the National Association of Non-Governmental Organisation (NANGO), passed on on Saturday 29 October 2016. The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum pays its respect to Dr Zinhumwe in the message. Read more …Condolence Message, Cephas Zinhumwe

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Africa Human Rights Day Statement

Thirty years ago, on 21 October 1986, the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights (the African Charter) came into force, giving both hope and guarantees for the protection of human rights on the African continent. Since then, on 21 October of each year Africa commemorates this day, reflecting on the solemn declaration by the [...]

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Statement on Organised Violence in Norton

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) condemns in the strongest of terms the electoral violence that is taking place in Norton , ahead of the parliamentary by-elections due on 22 October 2016. The Forum has confirmed that 18 year-old Natasha Bakalia was attacked by ZANU PF youths on 8 October for having a [...]

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Africa Day statement

Africa Day marks the founding of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) on May 25th, 1963, which was then established as the African Union (AU) in 2001 with different and more comprehensive objectives to meet the demands of the new millennium. The Forum statement addresses the women’s empowerment and gender equity issues. Read more …Africa [...]

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