gender equality in zimbabwe

Advancing Gender Equality in Zimbabwe

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI) recently facilitated the 2018 National Symposium on Gender Equality and the Human Rights of Women in Zimbabwe. It was held in Harare, Zimbabwe in cooperation with Africa University, Great Zimbabwe University, Midlands State University and the Centre for Applied Legal Research. “The purpose of…

cambodian researchers

Normalising Human Rights Education in Cambodia

Sokseila Bun has been working at RWI’s Phnom Penh Office since 2013. We sat down to find out more about his work at RWI. Bun didn’t plan to work in human rights and initially studied business but his first job at the International Justice Mission changed his perspective. Initially, I probably wanted to be rich…

ZHRC, human rights, Zimbabwe

Successful Workshop with Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission

RWI’s Zimbabwe human rights capacity development programme recently concluded a series of three thematic workshops with the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC). Over the course of 2018, RWI has worked closely with the ZHRC to strengthen the commission’s capacity in human rights. The most recent workshop, held on 6-9 November, focused on the human rights…

Lovejoy Mtongwiza

Lovejoy Mtongwiza: Human Rights in Zimbabwe

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute recently interviewed Lovejoy Mtongwiza to talk to him about is work as a journalist and endeavours in human rights activism. Lovejoy Mtongwiza is a 25 year old journalist from Zimbabwe. He grew up wanting to do journalism and has always had a passion for writing. “I would say I’m a born…