Sources Archives: Transitional Justice Unit

Submissions on the Call for Independent Commissions Nominations

The Forum applauds the parliament’s move to operationalize the independent commissions set out in the Constitution of Zimbabwe.   Since 1998, the Forum has been working with survivors of organized violence and torture.  Between 2009 and 2011, the Forum carried out a series of outreach meetings to gather the views of the people of Zimbabwe regarding […]

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Report of the Side Meeting: Zimbabwe – Human Rights Council Post-election Relations

Report of the Side Meeting: Zimbabwe – Human Rights Council Post-election Relations  Organized by CIVICUS, National Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (NANGO), Research and Advocacy Unit (RAU) and Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum on Thursday, 20 March, 2014, Palais de Nation Framing the discussion   The Moderator, Renate Bloem, CIVICUS UN Representative in Geneva, introduced the […]

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Ongoing International Conference on Transitional Justice

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) and The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) have organized the Second International Conference on Transitional Justice in Zimbabwe (the Conference)  to allow stakeholders and policy makers to interact with the experiences of other countries that have established such commissions before. The conference which is taking place […]

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The NGO Forum logo to celebrate the 15th Anniversary

Celebrating 15 Years of Human Rights Advocacy

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) today is a coalition of 19 human rights organisations with a vision to see a society that is free from organised violence and torture.  This movement started 15 years ago after the repressive response of the state to the 1998 Food Riots. Since then, the coalition has […]

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