Themes Archives: Access to Justice

National Transitional Justice Working Group in Zimbabwe

The NTJWG is a culmination of the efforts of many stakeholders dating back to the symposium on Civil Society and Justice in Zimbabwe which was held in Johannesburg from 11 to 13 August 2003.  The Symposium, which was attended by leaders from over 70 civil society organisations from Zimbabwe, developed the key positions on how [...]

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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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Pre-Trial Detention Report by ZLHR

This study, which was launched on 27 February, was informed by the need to understand the variance between the policy
and legislative frameworks that govern pre-
trial detention and the conditions in detention facilities in Zimbabwe, and to provide concrete recommendations to improve the situation. It was undertaken in the context of a country emerging from over [...]

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