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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 ...
  • #Her Voice Speaks Election Report 2017-2018 

    Women's Institute for Leadership development (WILD, 2018-12-30)
    The road to Zimbabwe`s 2018 harmonized elections has been a torrid one and characterized with a lot of activities. It began with the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) phase, followed by political campaigns and ultimately ...

    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: INHERITANCE Under Customary Law & General 

    Legal Resources Foundation (L, 2019-12-30)
    This pamphlet gives you some basic facts on customary law and general law inheritance when a person dies without writing a will.

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF, 2019-12-30)
    This pamphlet is meant to provide information on the termination of a pregnancy in accordance with the law of Zimbabwe. It specifically focuses on the provisions of the Termination of Pregnancy Act with emphasis on when, ...
  • Know your Rights Brochure: SEXUAL CRIMES 

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF, 2019-12-30)
    This pamphlet is in two parts. Part A gives you information on what a sexual crime is and various sexual crimes that are committed in different situations, for example: n Where one of the people participating has been ...
  • 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 ...
  • Know your Rights Brochure: MARRIAGE AND THE LAW 

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF, 2019-12-30)
    This booklet is for people who are planning to marry. It explains the advantages and disadvantages of different types of marriages in Zimbabwe. People who are already married may also find this information helpful, if ...
  • Know your Rights Brochure:DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, with Protection order Sample 

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF, 2019-12-30)
    This pamphlet contains information on all the Acts of Domestic Violence which should be punishable under the law. This pamphlet also has information on the causes of domestic violence. The legal solutions include obtaining ...
  • Know your Rights Brochure:DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 

    Legal Resources Foundation (LRF, 2019-12-30)
    The new definition of Domestic Violence is wide. This wide definition covers physical violence as in the case of assault, sexual and mental abuse as well as other forms of abuse such as economic abuse and abuse caused ...
  • RAU Fact Sheet No.2:Politically Motivated Rape (PMR) 

    Reaserch and Advocacy Unit (RAU, 2020-05-20)
    Politically Motivated Rape (PMR) is one of the many forms of torture forbidden by the Constitution of Zimbabwe. In the Declaration of Rights (Chapter 4), the Constitution (Sec. 53) expressly forbids this: Freedom from ...
  • Quotas or Proportional Representation? A Selective Review of the Evidence. 

    Reaserch and Advocacy Unit (RAU, 2020-03-20)
    Increasing women’s representation in the parliaments of the world has become an increasing field of debate: not about whether this should happen anymore, but rather about what is the most effective method to achieving this. ...
  • Politically Motivated Rape in Zimbabwe 

    Reaserch and Advocacy Unit (RAU, 2020-05-19)
    The alleged abduction and torture of the three young MDC Alliance women on 13 May 2020 includes one very serious issue, politically motivated rape. Whatever the facts that may emerge about the perpetrators, it is clear ...
  • Political Violence against Women: A Summary of Previous Research. 

    Reaserch and Advocacy Unit (RAU, 2020-07-30)
    Violence against women (VAW) is used frequently against opposition forces in times of war, but n has grown increasingly popular, being used by countries not even in obvious war to cause terror and humiliation amongst the ...
  • Policy Brief No.1/2020 Proportional Representation: Fifty-Fifty for Women 

    Reaserch and Advocacy Unit (RAU, 2020-04-14)
    The proposal to amend the Constitution and extend the quota system for women has been received with adverse comment by the women’s movement. This will extend the current quota system through the 10th and 11th sessions of ...
  • 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).
  • Sexual Offences Act as at August 2001 

    Government of Zimbabwe (Government of Zimbabwe, 2001-08)
    ACT To amend the criminal law in regard to sexual offences; to make further provision for the suppression of brothels and prostitution; to discourage the spread of the human immuno-deficiency virus; to repeal the Criminal ...

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