COURT WATCH 6/2020
[8th May 2020]
COVID-19: High Court Orders ZBC and Government Ministers to Improve
Dissemination of Information to the Deaf and the Blind
Provisional Order Against Ministers About to become Permanent?
The last day for filing the response from the Ministers responsible for Information, Health and Social Welfare was today, Friday 8th May. The Ministers had been ordered to respond to a provisional order served on them on the 23rd April to improve dissemination of official Government information to deaf and blind persons.
The proceedings against ZBC also described below have already concluded with a final court order against ZBC to cater more extensively for the information needs of people with disabilities, particularly the deaf and the blind.