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Statement on police use of brutal force on protesters

5 July 2016 The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) unreservedly condemns in the strongest terms the appalling use of excessive force by the police against protesters in Epworth, Mabvuku,...

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Forced evictions violating the constitution

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) welcomes the ruling by the High Court of Zimbabwe on Monday 12 January 2014, barring forced evictions of at least 200 families from Arnold Farm in...

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Girls' access to education: a threatened right

Paper presented by the Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum during the Women Forum Panel “Giving girls the education they deserve “, on 29 November, 2014 during the 28th SESSION of the Africa, Caribbean,...

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Statement on closure of democratic space in Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) is concerned about the continued systematic closure of democratic space in Zimbabwe. The past months have witnessed a systematic use of torture,...

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Alert - Violence in Chingwizi Camp

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) unreservedly condemns the violence that erupted in Chingwizi Camp from 31 July. The violence occurred following the government’s attempts to relocate...

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Human Rights Bulletin, January 2014

(extract) The right to safe and clean water This bulletin explains water as a fundamental human right in Zimbabwe. Water is the essence of life. Safe and clean drinking water, like sanitation, is...

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EU parliament re-engagement visit to Zimbabwe Report

This is a Report on the visit to Zimbabwe of the Delegation of the Development Committee of the European Parliament to Zimbabwe (29 April – 3 May 2013) The terms of reference for this visit were as...

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Who will defend the human rights defenders?

A report on the harassment of human rights activists in Zimbabwe 2012 – February 2013 Introduction Zimbabwean human rights defenders (HRDs) compliment the role of the state in promotion of human...

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Human Rights Bulletin, 16 November 2012

Violations 13.11.12. Fifty seven members of Women of Zimbabwe Arise (WOZA) were arrested and beaten following on-going and peaceful water shortage protests in Bulawayo. One of the women sustained a...

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