Resource centre: State of the Media

MISA Zimbabwe’s State of the Media reports are annual publications that detail the state of media, freedom, freedom of expression and access to information in Zimbabwe.

The reports detail the socio-economic and political environment and policy pronouncements that give effect or lack thereof on the enjoyment of the afore-mentioned rights as provided for in the constitution.

In its analysis of the state of the media, MISA Zimbabwe also pays attention to regional and international instruments that Zimbabwe is a state party, to determine progress towards adherence and what steps need to be taken towards that eventuality.


In its State of the Media Report for 2007, MISA Zimbabwe noted that the media environment in Zimbabwe remained tenuous and inimical to media freedom as well as freedom of expression. In the same ...