Recent Submissions

  • Mrs A Tibaijuka Report on Operation Murambatsvina 

    Mrs A Tibaijuka (2005-07)
    The report outlines how the Government of Zimbabwe embarked on an operation to“clean-up” its cities. It was a“crash”operation known as “Operation Murambatsvina”, referred to in this report as Operation Restore Order. It ...
  • ZPP MMR August 2015 

    Zimbabwe Peace Project (Zimbabwe Peace Project, 2015-07)
    The report talks about how the political landscape of Zimbabwe continues to be awash with intolerance and bias. While members of opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) are seen on the offensive in a few of the ...
  • A study on the impact of Operation Murambatsvina/ Restore Order in Zimbabwe 

    Zimbabwe Peace Project (Zimbabwe Peace Project, 2005-08)
    This report attempts to give a factual account of the impact “Operation Murambatsvina/Restore Order”. This is done through analysis of the impact at both household level and communities.
  • Making Life Unbearable latest (6 December 2005) 

    Zimbabwe Peace Project (Zimbabwe Peace Project, 2005-12)
    This present study is an extension and elaboration of previous work on Operation Murambatsvina. It arose out of the need to have more in-depth information about a number of key areas in their lives and experiences of those ...
  • No justice for the victims of forced evictions 

    Amnesty International (Amnesty International, 2006-09)
    In May 2005 the government of Zimbabwe launched Operation Murambatsvina, a programme of mass forced evictions and demolitions of homes and informal businesses. The operation targeted poor urban and surrounding (peri-urban) ...
  • Shattered lives - the case of Porta Farm 

    Amnesty International (Amnesty International, 2006)
    Focusing on the case study of Porta Farm, this report looks at how the government of Zimbabwe has violated a range of human rights through the forcible eviction and forcible displacement of people, and through its subsequent ...
  • BRIEFING TO THE PRESESSION WORKING-GROUP OF THE UN COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN 

    Amnesty International (Amnesty International, 2011-06)
    This briefing reflects Amnesty International’s information on human rights violations committed during and after mass forced evictions carried out in 2005. The program of forced evictions was carried out across the country, ...
  • Fast Track Land Reform in Zimbabwe 

    Government of Zimbabwe (Government of Zimbabwe, 2002-05)
    This report considers the human rights implications of the so-called fast track process of land redistribution in Zimbabwe, under which the government has revised the constitution and amended legislation in order to allow ...
  • Investigative Report on Maganga Estate Evictions ( Mashonaland East Province) 2018 

    Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission, 2017-12)
    This was a complaint on the arbitrary eviction and alleged violation of the complainants’ freedom from arbitrary eviction, right to dignity, the right to privacy and other interrelated rights of residents of Maganga Estate ...
  • Investigative Report on Headlands Evictions ( Manicaland) 2018 

    Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission, 2018-12)
    A complaint of alleged unlawful eviction was lodged by settlers at Yorkshire Farm in Headlands.
  • AFRICAN UNION CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION AND ASSISTANCE OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS IN AFRICA (KAMPALA CONVENTION) 

    African Union Commission (African Union Commission, 2009-10-23)
    The objectives of this Convention are to: a. Promote and strengthen regional and national measures to prevent or mitigate, prohibit and eliminate root causes of internal displacement as well as provide for durable ...