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May 25, 2012
It has been a particularly tough year for human rights defenders in sub-Saharan Africa, says Zimbabwean activist Jenni Williams.
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March 26, 2012

Activist Jenni Williams, a founder of the social justice movement Women of Zimbabwe Arise (WOZA), who has endured dozens of arrests and beatings for leading peaceful protests, will be awarded Amnes...

March 21, 2012
Six Zimbabwean activists have been fined and sentenced to carry out community service after screening a video on events in North Africa.
March 20, 2012
Slum dwellers from across Africa have launched a week of action calling on governments to stop forced evictions.

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