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Constitutionalising Transitional Justice

On 31 January 2013, the Parliamentary Select Committee (COPAC) published the final draft of the Zimbabwean Constitution with 345 sections.  There are many aspects of the draft that are relevant to Zimbabwe’s transitional justice discourse.  The Forum presents this brief analysis on the key issues related to transitional justice in Zimbabwe.  Please follow the link […]

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Zimbabwe Ignores UN Over Urban Demolitions

Some 18 months after launching a brutal campaign of urban demolitions and forced evictions, the government of Zimbabwe has ignored all the recommendations contained in a highly critical United Nations report, the Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum said in a report entitled “Political Repression disguised as Civic Mindedness: Operation Murambatsvina One Year Later” which it […]

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Statement by the Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum on the Report on -Y´Operation Murambatsvina¡ by the UN special Envoy on Human Settlement Issues in Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum welcomes the timeous publication of the report on the recent “Operation Murambatsvina” (Restore Order) by the UN Special Envoy and her team. The Report records the effects of the humanitarian disaster inflicted on the poorest and most vulnerable sections of the population in the height of winter and purportedly […]

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