Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's human rights record remains poor despite safeguards in new Constitution - 25 novembre 2013

Headline Title:  Zimbabwe's human rights record remains poor despite safeguards in new Constitution The Government of Zimbabwe must guarantee all human rights enshrined in the new Constitution, Amnesty International said in a Human Rights Agenda issued as President Robert Mugabe approaches the 10 The Government of Zimbabwe must guarantee all human rights enshrined in the new Constitution, Amnesty International said in a Human Rights Agenda issued as President Robert Mugabe approaches the 100th day of his new term. Media Node:  Zimbabwe 100 days of Mugabe Story Location:  Zimbabwe 18° 33' 36.612" S, 29° 26' 36.0924" E “There is no doubt that the new government will be judged on the basis of its human rights record and ability to improve the living conditions for everyone in the country” Source:  Noel Kututwa, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for Southern Africa Date:  Lu, 25/11/2013 URL:  Human Rights Agenda for the New Government – 2013 to 2018 Description:  Read the full report URL:  Zimbabwe’s acquittal of activist a small step against climate of intimidation Description:  News story, 22 November 2013

Zimbabwe’s acquittal of activist a small step against climate of intimidation - 22 novembre 2013

Headline Title:  Zimbabwe’s acquittal of activist a small step against climate of intimidation Today’s acquittal of a key Zimbabwean human rights defender is encouraging, but the fact that it comes after three years of harassment is further confirmation that the police continue to abuse the Today’s acquittal of a key Zimbabwean human rights defender is encouraging, but the fact that it comes after three years of harassment is further confirmation that the police continue to abuse the law to hamper the work of human rights defenders, Amnesty International said. Media Node:  Zimbabwe Abel Chikomo Story Location:  Zimbabwe 18° 35' 24.0828" S, 29° 39' 47.1096" E “Bringing unfounded criminal charges against human rights defenders is one of the tools which have been consistently used to harass and intimidate Zimbabwe’s civil society” Source:  Aster van Kregten, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for Africa Date:  Ve, 22/11/2013 URL:  Zimbabwean human rights leader charged as crackdown continues Description:  News story, 1 April 2011 URL:  Zimbabwe must respect and protect fundamental freedoms during the 2013 harmonized elections: “Walk the Talk” Description:  Report, 12 July 2013

Zimbabue debe revisar la conducta indebida de la policía tras la absolución de 21 activistas en un caso de asesinato - 19 septembre 2013

Headline Title:  Zimbabue debe revisar conducta indebida de la policía La absolución de 21 activistas de derechos humanos y de la oposición dictada hoy por el Tribunal Superior de Zimbabue plantea graves dudas sobre la conducta indebida de la policía tras el asesinato La absolución de 21 activistas de derechos humanos y de la oposición dictada hoy por el Tribunal Superior de Zimbabue plantea graves dudas sobre la conducta indebida de la policía tras el asesinato de un agente, a las que las autoridades deberían dar respuesta. Media Node:  MDC activists_es Story Location:  Reino Unido 17° 8' 26.5308" S, 30° 37' 17.9148" E See map: Google Maps “La absolución de los 21 activistas es un feliz acontecimiento; Amnistía Internacional siempre ha pensado que la mayoría de los acusados, si no todos, habían sido detenidos como consecuencia de una investigación politizada de la muerte del agente.” Source:  Noel Kututwa, director de Amnistía Internacional para la región de África Austral Date:  Je, 19/09/2013

Zimbabwe must review police misconduct after 21 activists cleared in murder case - 19 septembre 2013

Headline Title:  Zimbabwe must review police misconduct after 21 activists cleared in murder case Today’s acquittal of 21 human rights and opposition activists by Zimbabwe’s High Court leaves the authorities with serious questions to answer about police misconduct in the aftermath of a police o Today’s acquittal of 21 human rights and opposition activists by Zimbabwe’s High Court leaves the authorities with serious questions to answer about police misconduct in the aftermath of a police officer’s murder. Media Node:  MDC activists Story Location:  United Kingdom 17° 8' 26.5308" S, 30° 37' 17.9148" E See map: Google Maps “This acquittal of the 21 activists is a positive development – Amnesty International has always believed that most, if not all, of the accused had been arrested as a result of a politicized investigation into the death of the police officer” Source:  Noel Kututwa, southern Africa director at Amnesty International Date:  Je, 19/09/2013

Zimbabwe. Des femmes ont été forcées à fuir leur domicile après avoir refusé de révéler pour qui elles avaient voté

Des militantes politiques vivant en milieu rural au Zimbabwe ont dit à Amnesty International avoir été menacées d’actes violents et contraintes à fuir avec leurs enfants, après avoir refusé de révéler pour qui elles avaient voté à des partisans du parti de Robert Mugabe pendant les élections harmonisées. Des militantes politiques vivant en milieu rural au Zimbabwe ont dit à Amnesty International avoir été menacées d’actes violents et contraintes à fuir avec leurs enfants, après avoir refusé de révé

Zimbabue: Mujeres obligadas a huir de sus casas por negarse a revelar su voto

Varias activistas políticas del medio rural de Zimbabue declararon a Amnistía Internacional que las habían amenazado con violencia y obligado a huir con sus hijos por negarse a revelar su voto a simpatizantes del partido de Robert Mugabe durante las elecciones armonizadas. Varias activistas políticas del medio rural de Zimbabue declararon a Amnistía Internacional que las habían amenazado con violencia y obligado a huir con sus hijos por negarse a revelar su voto a si

Zimbabwe: Women forced to flee their homes for refusing to reveal their vote

Women political activists in rural Zimbabwe told Amnesty International they have been threatened with violence and forced to flee with their children for refusing to reveal their vote to supporters of Robert Mugabe's party during harmonized elections. Women political activists in rural Zimbabwe told Amnesty International they have been threatened with violence and forced to flee with their children for refusing to reveal their vote to supporters

Zimbabwe: Women forced to flee their homes for refusing to reveal their vote - 6 août 2013

Headline Title:  Zimbabwe: Women forced to flee their homes for refusing to reveal their vote Women political activists in rural Zimbabwe told Amnesty International they have been threatened with violence and forced to flee with their children for refusing to reveal their vote to supporters Women activists in rural Zimbabwe tell Amnesty International they have been threatened with violence for refusing to reveal their vote to supporters of Robert Mugabe's party. Media Node:  zimmer Twitter Tag:  zimbabwe Story Location:  Royaume-Uni 15° 12' 56.3112" S, 28° 25' 57.4212" E See map: Google Maps “The election observers still in Zimbabwe must investigate these reports of politically motivated displacement.” Source:  Amnesty International’s Noel Kututwa

Zimbabwe. À l'approche des élections, une répression très inquiétante s'abat sur les libertés fondamentales

Au Zimbabwe, la police multiplie les manœuvres d'intimidation ciblant les défenseurs des droits humains à l'approche des élections qui doivent avoir lieu fin juillet, écrit Amnesty International dans un nouveau rapport. Au Zimbabwe, la police multiplie les manœuvres d'intimidation ciblant les défenseurs des droits humains à l'approche des élections qui doivent avoir lieu fin juillet, écrit Amnesty International da

Zimbabwe: Alarming clampdown on basic freedoms ahead of elections - 12 juillet 2013

Headline Title:  Zimbabwe: Alarming clampdown on basic freedoms ahead of elections Zimbabwean police are continuing to target and intimidate human rights defenders ahead of elections later this month according to a new report by Amnesty International. A new Amnesty International report details how police have conducted systematic raids on offices, arbitrarily arrested activists and seized equipment. Media Node:  zimbabwe police Twitter Tag:  zimbabwe Story Location:  harare Zimbabwe 17° 51' 5.04" N, 31° 2' 52.08" E “The clampdown on the work of human rights defenders is a worrying indicator that government agencies remain actively hostile to civil society.” Source:  Noel Kututwa, Amnesty International's Deputy Programme Director for Africa. Date:  Ve, 12/07/2013