To many people enforced disappearance is not a clear concept. Often, persons subjected to enforced disappearance are being mistaken for missing persons even though those are very different things. Enforced disappearance is composed of three constitutive elements being: the deprivation
Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) condemns all forms of violence and calls on political parties to reign in their supporters and ensure peaceful proceedings of party meetings.
It is alleged that a Karoi woman died after she was run over by a pirating taxi that veered off the road when municipal police threw spikes at a moving vehicle. The wanton use of spikes by police officers has
The Zimbabwe Peace Project is alarmed at the escalating war for gold at Sabi Mine, which has resulted in the death of 15 people. Homemade explosives are used in the fight to ward off security guards at the mine by
The Zimbabwe Peace Project has noted that several government schools sent children home on the first day of school over outstanding school fees. The ZPP visited at least 14 primary schools in Harare and Mashonaland Central provinces where children had
The Zimbabwe peace Project is concerned about the calls by Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko who is also the Minister responsible for National Healing and Reconciliation for the military to intervene into the raging ZANU PF political disputes which have become
The Zimbabwe Peace Project is concerned about the dire human rights situation at Manzou farm were families have been evicted and the Rivers farm where they have been relocated.
The Zimbabwe Peace Project condemns the political and economic violence against opposition party members who are working at Mbare Msika Market.
Monica Ncube, cousin of activist Paul Chizuze who went missing in 2012 speaks about her ordeal. Chizuze remains on the Interpol missing persons lists and there have been no updates from police about their progress on investigations.
The Zimbabwe Peace Project has been on the ground watching events in Mwenezi East ahead of the 8 April by-election. The credibility of the election faces scrutiny after a number of material human rights violations were recorded in the area.