Themes Archives: Advocacy

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PRESS STATEMENT ON THE UNITED NATIONS WORKING GROUP REPORT AS PRESENTED BY THE TROIKA DURING THE 2ND CYCLE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL-LED UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW OF ZIMBABWE

  Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) and the Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) commends the government of Zimbabwe for its efforts in producing the national report as well as participation in the Interactive Dialogue during the just ended Universal Periodic Review (UPR) held on 2 November 2016. The UPR process is a [...]

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The need for witness protection and transitional justice in Zimbabwe

Witness and victim support and protection form an important part of truth and justice seeking mechanisms. The protection of witnesses and victims is crucial in any effective investigation and prosecution of perpetrators of human rights violations, be it in criminal justice or transitional justice processes. Read more …Witness protection and Transitional Justice in Zimbabwe

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Bulletin 109 – Rights of persons with disabilities

Although persons with disabilities should enjoy the same rights enjoyed by able-bodied people, they often face social, legal, and practical barriers in claiming and enjoying those rights on an equal basis with others. This bulletin provides information on the rights of persons with disabilities. Read more …Bulletin 109 – Rights of persons with disabilities

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