15 Legal Reforms that Impacted Zimbabwean Women’s Rights in the 1980s and 1990s

A lot of mainstream discussion about progress in women’s rights these days focuses on new policy and strategic developments such as the gender provisions of Zimbabwe’s new constitution, the Domestic Violence Act and the proposed Gender Commission, among other legal instruments. But women’s organising goes back a long way. Along with the establishment of robust…

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Orange Day Officially Launches in Zimbabwe

The government and non-governmental organisations working towards women’s empowerment pledged their support for the fight against Gender Based Violence (GBV), during the official launch of Orange Day, a campaign for the elimination of violence against women and girls. Acting Minister of Women’s Affairs Gender and Community Development, Chris Mushowe, officially launched the Orange Day commemorations…

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