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The state of the women"s movement in contemporary Zimbabwe

Tsitsi B. Masvau

The state of the women"s movement in contemporary Zimbabwe

by Tsitsi B. Masvau

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Published by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Zimbabwe Office in Harare .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Tsitsi B. Masvaure and Leo Wamwanduka for Freidrich Ebert Stiftung, Zimbabwe Office.
ContributionsWamwanduka, Leo., Friedrich Ebert Foundation, Harare.
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23166074M
LC Control Number2009319032

Women's Groups in Zimbabwe Naume M. Ziyambi, M. Phil. Since the ruling party has failed in its project of trying to represent all social movements, the women's movement in Zimbabwe has come to be championed by Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs). Government and ruling party sponsored groups and institutions, such as the Ministry of omen s. The current government of Zimbabwe has been run by Robert Mugabe of the Zimbabwe African National Unity-Patriotic Front party or ZANU-PF since He served as Prime Minister from to and as the executive head of state since Since the run-off election of June, , his legitimacy has been called into question.

  The women's rights issues identified included those in these areas of employment and economics, education, family, political participation, and racial justice. The Marriage Protest In their marriage ceremony, women's rights advocates Lucy Stone and Henry Blackwell refused to honor laws that interfered with the rights of married women.   Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Harry K. Thomas, Jr. Public Affairs Section Auditorium, Harare, Zimbabwe Honorable Irene Zindi Honorable Jessie Majome Good afternoon, Ladies and Gentlemen, I’d like to welcome you to the U.S. Embassy’s weekly public discussion series, which we call, “Food For Thought.” During the month of March in the United States, we commemorate the.

  How can women maximize their political influence? Does state feminism enhance the political representation of women? Should feminism be established in state institutions to treat women's concerns? Developed by field experts, this book uses an innovative model of political influence to construct answers to these and other questions in the long-running debate over the political . Rights are Human Rights Women s Rights are Human Rights Designed and Printed at United Nations, Geneva (E) – November – 3, – HR/PUB/14/2 United Nations publication Sales No. EXIV.5 ISBN


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