July 2022

Parliamentary Committees Series 31-2022 - Open Meetings for Week Ending Friday 29 July



[24th July 2022]

Open Committee Meetings This Week:
Monday 25th and Thursday 28th July

Open portfolio committee and thematic committee meetings [meetings that are open to attendance by members of the public as observers only] are scheduled for this week, as shown below. 

Monday 25th July at 10 am

Istanbul Protocol [2022 version]: Manual on the Effective Investigation and Documentation of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment


On 29th June 2022 a revised version of a major human rights document – the Istanbul Protocol – was launched in Geneva. Since 1999, the Istanbul Protocol has set out international standards for investigating and documenting acts of torture and ill-treatment, providing essential guidance for medical, law enforcement, prosecution, judicial and other relevant professionals.  The complete Protocol can be downloaded below.

Portfolio Committee on Primary & Secondary Education: Report on Benchmarking Visits fo Kenya, Zambia & Ghana on Education Financing [SC 16, 2022]

This report was presented to the National Assembly by the chairperson of the Portfolio Committee, Hon T. Moyo, on Tuesday 19th July 2022.

The full report is downloadable below.

The following passages are from the last page of the report:

17.0 Recommendations

GN 2022-1174 republished with corrections

Gazetted 199-07-2022
IT is hereby notified, in terms of section 39(7)(a) of the Electoral Act [Chapter 2:13], that Ndebele Visitor and Nyika Florence, registered voters of Bulawayo Metropolitan Province, who were nominated by the Movement for Democratic Change Alliance (MDC-A) party to fill the vacancies in the National Assembly that occurred following the recall of Honourable Thokozani Khupe a