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February March Newsletter 2021

GOVERNMENT has failed to implement a number of key electoral reforms that seek to improve the credibility of future elections in Zimbabwe.These reforms include the independence of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission(ZEC)as recommendedby Election Observer Missions of the 2018 harmonized elections.This is contained in ZESN’s Electoral Reform Trackingreportonthe2018harmonised election observer mission recommendations. Read More

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March Newsletter 2021

A ZANU-PF legislator has moved a motion calling on the Executive to align the Citizenship Act with the Constitution to allow stateless citizens to enjoy their political rights such as voting. In a petition, Umzingwane legislator, Levi Mayihlome, also calls on the Executive to domesticate international conventions against statelessness to ensure the affected are not denied the full enjoyment of their rights as enshrined in the Constitution. Read More

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January February Newsletter 2021

THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has revealed it had commenced voter registration,transfers and voters’roll inspection during the last quarter of 2020 before the recent suspension of all electoral activities.The ZEC revealed this following concerns that it closed its doors to the public after President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced the initial phase of lockdown measures. Read More Here

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E-news Ballot update Issue 1 – Feb 2012 Edition

Zimbabwe yakagadzirira here kuita sarudzo yakasununguka?
Munyori anonzi James Nits mubhuku rake Management Dimension of Free and Fair Elections anotaridza pachena zvinofanira kuvepo kuti tikwanise kuti sarudzo dzaitwa zvakasununguka pasina kubiridzira.
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E-news Ballot update Issue 2 – March 2012 Edition

Electoral system refprm and implications for gender equality
An electoral system is one of the most fundamental elements of representative democracy. A crucial moment in representative democracies where elected officials make decisions on behalf of the people is how these officials are being elected.
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E-news Ballot update Issue 3 – April 2012 Edition

Referendum
Citizen participation implies interaction between members of the public, individually or in groups, and representatives of the governments, with the aim of giving citizen a direct voice in decisions that affect them.
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E-news Ballot update Issue 4 – May 2012 Edition

Zimbambwe not ready for Elections, says UN
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Navi Pillay gave an indication that Zimbabwe is not ready for elections because of the extreme polarization that continues to mar the country’s political landscape…

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