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Who We Are

A non-profit making organisation based in Zimbabwe

Our Mission

Our mission is to develop, defend and dialogue on women and children’s rights.

Access To Justice

By providing free legal services, we have managed to change women's lives for the better.

Current Activities

Minimum Demands for the Gender Commission Bill

The Bill should clearly state the significance of the Gender Commission through the inclusion of constitutional provisions advancing gender equality and promoti

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Women Human Rights Defenders Awards

On the 14th of November, ZWLA recognised four Women Human Rights Defenders under the following categories: 1. WHRD Lawyer 2. WHRD Non-Lawyer   3. Young WHRD

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MSC Story: Fadzai Madhaka

MSC stories, focus group discussions and key informant interviews feedback In an attempt to assess ZWLA’s effectiveness in the lives of women and the communiti

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Women Human Rights Defenders Awards

On the 14th of November, ZWLA recognised four Women Human Rights Defenders under the following categories: 1. WHRD Lawyer 2. WHRD Non-Lawyer   3. Young WHRD

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Latest News

ZWLA files urgent High Court Application on exam re-write

  Zimbabwe Women Lawyers Association (ZWLA) has filed an application in the High Court in terms of Section 85 of the constitution to interdict the re-sitting of the 2014 ZIMSEC O-Level English and Mathematics

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National Women Lawyers Conference Bulletin

ZWLA, in partnership with ICJ, will be hosting the first ever National Women Lawyers Conference form the 13th to the 14th of November. To find out more on the speakers and presentations, please read the attache

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Abuse of the Rights of Women and Children in the "Vapostori Sect"

For the past 22 years, the Zimbabwe Women Lawyers Association has always noted with disturbing concern that there is violence and the abuse of the rights of women and children within the “sects” of the “Vaposto

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Marriage Laws in Zimbabwe:

A Call for Government to Protect Children and Ensure that Zimbabwe Stops Marriages of 16 Year Olds

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About ZWLA

Zimbabwe Women Lawyers Association is a non-profit making organisation based in Zimbabwe, which strives to create a just world free from injustice and inequality – and we work 365 days a year to help that vision become a reality. 

Our mission is to develop, defend and dialogue on women and children’s rights.

MLAS Contact Numbers

Mobile Legal Aid Sites

Gweru        0783 279 479

Masvingo   0783 279 486 

Hwange     0783 279 487

Chinhoyi    0783 279 480

Mrehwa      0783 279 481

Hotline

 

Hre: 04 706676

Byo: 09 888001