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Summary When the head teacher found out that I was pregnant, he called me to his office and told me, “You have to leave our school immediately because you are pregnant.” —Jamida K., Kahama, Tanzania, April 2014 We don’t allow pregnant girls to continue…
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Summary I hope that my children will go back to school, and become better people, because they can’t do that working in tobacco farming. Tobacco growing is a very difficult field. It makes one grow old before their time. — Anne, 36-year-old hired…
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Summary When Michelle, 57, was widowed in 2012, she lost more than her husband. Shortly after his death, her in-laws took over the fields she had tilled for decades. They also stole the fruit from the trees in her kitchen garden and sold the harvest,…
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 Homeless, Landless, and Destitute
 The Plight of Zimbabwe’s Tokwe-Mukorsi Flood Victims
 List of

 Abbreviations and Acronyms
 Summary
 Map of Tokwe-Mukorsi

 Dam and  Nuanetsi Ranch,…
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 Troubled Water
 
 
 Burst Pipes, Contaminated Wells, and Open

 Defecation in Zimbabwe’s Capital
 
 Summary
 Failure to

 Provide Access to Potable Water…
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 I. Summary
 
 Reforming Zimbabwe’s security sector is key to

 ensuring that the upcoming 2013 presidential and parliamentary elections are

 credible, free and fair. The elections could usher in…
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 List of Acronyms
 AIPPA Access

 to Information and Protection of Privacy Act
 AU African

 Union
 BAZ Broadcasting

 Authority of Zimbabwe
 CIO Central…
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 Perpetual
 Fear
 Impunity
 and Cycles of Violence in Zimbabwe
 Summary
 Methodology
 I.
 Background
 A History of
 Impunity
 Impunity in
 the Context of Elections
 II. Impunity
 and…
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 Deliberate
 Chaos
 Ongoing
 Human Rights Abuses in the Marange Diamond Fields of Zimbabwe
 Summary
 Methodology
 Human Rights
 in Marange
 Continuing
 Abuses: Forced Labor
 Private
 Firms and…
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 Sleight of Hand
 Repression of the Media and the Illusion of Reform in
 Zimbabwe
 I. Summary
 II.
 Recommendations
 To the
 Power-Sharing Government of Zimbabwe
 To South
 African President Jacob Zuma and…
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 False Dawn 
 The Zimbabwe Power-Sharing
 Government’s Failure to Deliver Human Rights Improvements
 I.
 Introduction
 II. Update
 III.
 Continuing Human Rights Violations
 Political
 Violence against MDC…
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I. Summary
 Zimbabwe's armed forces, under the control of President
 Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe African National Union–Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF), are
 engaging in forced labor of children and adults and are torturing and beating
 local…
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 Crisis without Limits
 Human Rights and Humanitarian Consequences of Political
 Repression in Zimbabwe
 I. Summary
 II. Recommendations
 To the African Union (AU)
 To Members of the Southern African
 Development…
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"Our Hands Are Tied" Erosion of the Rule of Law in Zimbabwe I. Summary II. Recommendations To the Future Government of Zimbabwe To the Chief Justice To the Office of the Attorney General To the Commissioner General of the
 Zimbabwe Republic Police…
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 "They Beat Me like a Dog" 
 
 
 Political
 Persecution of Opposition Activists and Supporters in Zimbabwe
 Summary
 Background
 Ongoing
 Abuses by ZANU-PF and Government-Backed Militias and "War Veterans"
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 Neighbors In Need 
 Zimbabweans Seeking Refuge in South Africa
 I. Summary
 II. Methodology
 III. Recommendations
 To the Government of South Africa
 To UNHCR in South Africa
 To international donors
 IV.…
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 "Bullets for Each of You"
 State-Sponsored Violence since Zimbabwe's March 29
 Elections
 I. Summary
 II.
 Recommendations
 To the
 Government of Zimbabwe
 To the
 Movement for Democratic Change
 To the…
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I. Summary The campaign of violence and repression in Zimbabwe, aimed at destroying opposition and ensuring that Robert Mugabe is returned as president in runoff elections on June 27, 2008 is claiming thousands of victims as the government at national…
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All Over Again Human Rights Abuses and Flawed Electoral Conditions in Zimbabwe's
 Coming General Elections Glossary
 of Acronyms I. Summary II.
 Methodology III.
 Recommendations To
 the Government of Zimbabwe To
 Opposition…