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Research Reports & Policy BriefsSexual and Reproductive Health RightsWomen’s Land and Property RightsZimbabwe

Policy Brief: The Recognition of Customary Marriages In Zimbabwe And The Proposed Marriages Bill

The Zimbabwe Marriage Bill, 2019 was gazetted and released for public comment on 19 July 2019. The Bill proposes to amend  the law governing marriage in Zimbabwe, in order to  consolidate the different laws and to align the law with the Constitution. This policy brief seeks to analyse the proposed…
Tambudzai Gonese
Sep 3, 2019
Freedom of Expression, Assembly and AssociationHuman RightsMalawiSexual and Reproductive Health Rights

Media Advisory: Malawi High court to hear case on Freedom of Expression

Lilongwe, Malawi – On Monday 28 January 2019, the Malawi High Court will hear the case of a female Human Rights Defender who was arrested and detained by the Police for holding a poster deemed to be offensive whilst attending a march against gender-based violence. Background On 14 September 2017, Beatrice…
Staff Writer
Jan 23, 2019