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Zimbabwe: Women Dreaming of Equality

August 10, 2011

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Luta Shaba8 August 2011 It comes as no surprise that women have been grossly short-changed in the years since the Global Political Agreement (GPA). Women have always been short-changed in Zimbabwe, despite their critical contributions during both the first and second Chimurengas – the struggles against colonial rule. Some women did voice optimism back in […]

Zimbabwe: Women Dreaming of Equality

August 10, 2011

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Luta Shaba8 August 2011 It comes as no surprise that women have been grossly short-changed in the years since the Global Political Agreement (GPA). Women have always been short-changed in Zimbabwe, despite their critical contributions during both the first and second Chimurengas – the struggles against colonial rule. Some women did voice optimism back in […]

ZIMBABWE Women Seeking Justice Face Archaic Rules and Discrimination

August 6, 2011

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By Nyarai Mudimu   Deputy Minister for Women’s Affairs Fungayi Jessie Majome says legal protection for abused women remains a ‘pie in sky’.  Credit:Angela Jimu/IPS   HARARE, Aug 3, 2011 (IPS) – The four armed robbers who gang raped her may be serving time for their crimes, but six years later justice has turned out […]

ZIMBABWE Women Seeking Justice Face Archaic Rules and Discrimination

August 6, 2011

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By Nyarai Mudimu   Deputy Minister for Women’s Affairs Fungayi Jessie Majome says legal protection for abused women remains a ‘pie in sky’.  Credit:Angela Jimu/IPS   HARARE, Aug 3, 2011 (IPS) – The four armed robbers who gang raped her may be serving time for their crimes, but six years later justice has turned out […]