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Statement on International Day for Universal Access to Information

This year’s International Day for Universal Access to Information marked annually on 28 September comes at a time when Zimbabwe’s public institutions are still far from fulfilling their roles as holders of information that should be released upon request and in the public interest.

AIPPA misnomer to access to information

There is the need for more advocacy journalism if I can put it that way, that keeps pushing the boundaries in the hope of enhancing freedom of expression and of the media.

Mutare social audit launched

A social audit undertaken by the United Mutare Residents and Ratepayers Trust (UMRRT)  launched recently in the eastern border town of Mutare  blames 'serious malpractices and corruption' as the reason for deteriorating service delivery in the city. UMRRT partnered...

ACHPR offers technical support for info access, journos protection

by Xolisani Ncube African Commission on Human and People’s Rights chairperson, Pansy Tlakula has offered technical support to MPs, as they craft laws to facilitate access of information and protection of journalists in line with provision of the new Constitution....