Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission

Veritas Model Bills Implementing s 210 of Constitution

On 23rd September 2020 the Constitutional Court issued a court order giving the Government 45 days within which to produce a Bill for an Act to implement section 210 of the Constitution.  Section 210 states that an Act of Parliament must provide an effective and independent mechanism for receiving and investigating complaints from members of the public about misconduct on the part of members of the security services, and for remedying any harm caused by such misconduct.   The order was given in the case of Chironga and Mahiya v Minister of

Commissions Watch 2/2020 - Parliament Calls for Public Nominations of Four Candidates for Appointment as Members of Human Rights Commission

COMMISSIONS WATCH 2/2020

ZIMBABWE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION

[25th February 2020]

Parliament Invites Public to Nominate Candidates for Appointment

to the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission

Section 242 of the Constitution establishes the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission.  The Commission has:

Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission - One Vacancy - Parliament Calls on Public to Submit Nominations for Appointment to Fill Vacancy

CALL FOR PUBLIC NOMINATIONS FOR PERSONS TO SERVE ON ZIMBABWE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION

The Standing Rules and Orders Committee of the Parliament of Zimbabwe is mandated in terms of sections 237 and 243 of the Constitution, to nominate candidates for appointment by his Excellency the President to serve as Commissioners on the Zimbabwe Human Rights  Commission provided for in Chapter 12  Part 3 of the Constitution.

Bill Watch 14 - 2019 Movement on TNF Bill : Assembly debate on ZHRC Report

BILL WATCH 14/2019

[13th March 2019]

The National Assembly is Sitting This Week

The Senate is in Recess until 26th March

Zimbabwe Ratifies Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty [CTBT]

On 13th February Zimbabwe ratified this treaty, which was signed on its behalf in 1999.  On 14th February a national seminar on CTBT took place in Harare. 

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