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    Women's Institute for Leadership development (WILD, 2020-01-31)
    This report highlights the work conducted by the Women’s Institute for Leadership Development from January to December 2019. The organization’s work is reported according to themes and captures topline highlights and is ...

    Women's Institute for Leadership development (WILD, 2017-12-30)
    This evaluation exercise seeks to provide an objective and independent analysis of the five projects guided by the goals, objectives and expected outputs of the respective projects. The general objective that this exercise ...

    Women's Institute for Leadership development (WILD, 2018-01-30)
    activities undertaken by WILD for the period of January to December 2017.The outputs and outcomes outlined in the report capture WILD;s work in Bulawayo, Matabeleland North and South areas.2017 was a very important ...

    Women's Institute for Leadership development (WILD, 2019-01-30)
    This report depicts the many ways in which WILD spearheaded the participation of women in civic, social and democratic spaces at provincial and national levels in 2018
  • Know your Rights Brochure: PROPERTY RIGHTS 

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF, 2019-12-30)
    The purpose of the booklet is to equip readers with essential knowledge of rights in immovable property. The work explains how those rights are acquired, held and transferred. It also gives a brief overview of how some ...
  • Final Report:The Gender Lens: Women’s Views on Zimbabwe in 2020 

    Reaserch and Advocacy Unit (RAU, 2020-04-30)
    The coup in November 2017 brought a brief period of euphoria for the citizens of Zimbabwe. The hope that there was indeed a “New Dispensation” were rapidly dashed, with very little in the way of significant (and expected) ...
  • The Gender Lens: Provincial Breakdown of Women’s Views 

    Reaserch and Advocacy Unit (RAU, 2020-05-11)
    This is a supplementary report on a project to understand how Zimbabwean women view the current socio-political context in which they are living (RAU. 2020).

    RAU (RAU, 2017-05)
    The Research & Advocacy Unit (RAU) undertook an analysis of the gender equality provisions under Zimbabwe’s new Constitution and compared these provisions to those constituted by select countries in the region.This document ...
  • Women and Social Capital in Zimbabwe 2012 to 2014 

    RAU (RAU, 2018-12)
    The study shows the relationship between Social Capital and measures of political Interest and Participation.
  • Sexual Orientation and Zimbabwe's Constitution 

    Government of Zimbabwe (Government of Zimbabwe, 2013)
    The case emphasizes on the need to specify sexual orientation together with the nature of the Right to Equality and Non-discrimination.
  • Simplified Domestic Violence Act 

    PLAN (Government of Zimbabwe, 2007-10)
    The pamphlet provides a summary of the Domestic Violence Act [Chapter 5:16] and explanatory notes on its application for the benefit of children, their caregivers and partners in the child rights sector.The Act was enacted ...
  • Women and social capital statistical study final 8 February 2018(2) Gender 

    RAU (RAU, 2018-02)
    The present study examined social capital in women using the data from the last three rounds of the Afrobarometer surveys on Zimbabwe. Social capital in women is associated with Freedoms, Political participation,; Agency, ...
  • Policy brief No 2 2017 Women and Representation 

    RAU (RAU, 2017-12)
    This report explores what challenges and opportunities the current MPs under PR have and what the next steps should be after the expiry of Section 124 in 2023. Learning from the shortcomings of the current quota system, ...
  • CEDAW Shadow report Gender 

    CEDAW (CEDAW, 2011-06)
    This Report focused on the Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights of Women has been prepared and submitted to the CEDAW Committee by Beyond Beijing Committee (BBC) as an Alternative Report to the 4th and 5th combined periodic ...
  • CEDAW concluding observations 2012 

    CEDAW (CEDAW, 2012-07)
    Concluding observations of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Publication 122 (1) 

    ZESN (ZESN, 2009)
    This paper advocates that election observation should take note of the issue of gender equality in electoral processes. Women’s full and equal participation and the integration of gender perspectives into all levels of the ...
  • National Gender Policy 

    Government of Zimbabwe (Government of Zimbabwe, 2013-12)
    This second National Gender Policy replaces the first National Gender Policy of 2004. The first National Gender Policy gave way to a range of initiatives meant to address gender inequalities. The ethos of Growth with Equity ...
  • The typical woman human rights defender (woman HRD) that this publication focuses on is one who asserts her rights as a human being first, and then as a woman, knowing full well that she bears the brunt of a breakdown of the human rights fulfilment matrix directly or indirectly. 

    RAU (RAU, 2013-04)
    This report is based on the results of this study, which was done through the administration of a questionnaire prepared by RAU with a special focus on rape as a component of sexual violence. The study revealed interesting ...
  • IJR GBV symposium ENG text 04 2 1 

    IJR (IJR, 2017-03)
    The report on a symposium entitled Accountability for conflict-related sexual and gender-based violence: Successes, challenges, narratives, and omissions which took place at the University of Pretoria from 15–17 March 2017.
  • IJR Zimbabwe Womens Needs 

    IJR (IJR, 2012-12)
    This paper is founded on two intertwined arguments. The first is that many national healing processes fail to consider the needs of the victims of violent conflict, especially women (partly because transitional justice ...

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