Zimbabwean Human Rights Organisations

Other Zimbabweans NGO’s

    An online community for Zimbabwean activists and portal website for the non-profit sector in Zimbabwe.

International Human Rights Organisations

  • Amnesty International
    Amnesty International (AI) is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights.
  • Front Line Defenders
    Front Line, the International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, defending those who champion the Universal Declaration of Human rights.
  • PeaceWomen
    The PeaceWomen Project monitors and works toward rapid and full implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security.

Resources for Non-Violent Intervention

  • International Center on Non Violent Conflict
    The International Center on Nonviolent Conflict is an independent, nonprofit educational foundation that develops and encourages the study and use of civilian-based, nonmilitary strategies to establish and defend human rights, democracy and justice worldwide.
  • 198 methods of nonviolent action
    Noted scholar, Gene Sharp, has written extensively on nonviolent conflict and strategy. Practitioners of nonviolent struggle have an entire arsenal of “nonviolent weapons” at their disposal. The 198 methods are classified into three broad categories: nonviolent protest and persuasion, noncooperation (social, economic, and political), and nonviolent intervention. Read the 198 methods of nonviolent action.
  • Center for Applied Nonviolent Action and Strategies (CANVAS)
    CANVAS trainers and consultants support nonviolent democratic movements through transfer of knowledge on strategies and tactics of nonviolent struggle. CANVAS Supporting Active Network in four countries advocates and promotes battles for democracy worldwide. CANVAS has published a book, Nonviolent Struggle – 50 Crucial Points: A Strategic Approach to Everyday Tactics, which is available on their web site.

News sites focusing on Zimbabwe

  • Change Zimbabwe
    Aims to promote peaceful change in Zimbabwe and to facilitate commerce both at individual and company levels and at local and international levels.
  • New
    Zimbabwe’s first and only rolling news site updated 24/7 with all the latest news, sports and commentary. It is also a platform for debate and intellectual release with vibrant live discussion forums.
  • Studio 7 – Voice of America
    Studio 7 has been providing the Zimbabwean people with objective and balanced radio news since 2003. It reaches listeners every Monday through Friday evening in Shona, Ndebele and English from 7-8:30 p.m local time.
  • SW Radio Africa
    SW Radio Africa is the voice of the people of Zimbabwe. It broadcasts in to Zimbabwe on shortwave.
  • Zimbabwe Situation
    Daily news on Zimbabwe – daily email newsletter and website updates
  • ZW News
    Daily email newsletter and website updates on Zimbabwe