Zimbabwe: A trail of violence after the ballot

Report
June 3, 2008

Zimbabwe: A trail of violence after the ballot

12 These families were settled at the plots during the government of Zimbabwe's land reform programme that started in 2000.

13 ZESN Alert, 14 May 2008.

14 By the time of compiling this report the ZESN was still trying to recover the vehicle.

15 WOZA Alert, 29 April 2008.

16 Zimbabwe is not a state party to the United Nations Convention Against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

17 ICCPR General Comment 20 (44th session, 1992), para. 2.

18 Human Rights Committee, General Comment No. 25 (Participation in public affairs and the right to vote), para. 25.

19 Human Rights Committee, General Comment No. 26 (Participation in public affairs and the right to vote), para. 26.

20 UN Declaration on the Right and Responsibility of Individuals, Groups and Organs of Society to Promote and Protect Universally Recognized Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.

AI Index: AFR 46/014/2008 Amnesty International