Bulletin 82: Human Rights Monitoring: Role and Significance

This human rights bulletin explains the distinct role human rights monitoring plays in holding governments accountable to their human rights obligations and why this is all so significant.

More specifically, the bulletin explores human rights monitoring under international law, who does the monitoring, the benefits of such work and how exactly human rights are monitored given domestic human rights institutions.

Lastly, this human rights bulletin looks at historical developments that have shaped Zimbabwe’s criminalisation of human rights monitoring and the current monitoring deficits of the government of Zimbabwe.

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