Mhaka Tinatswe

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January 3, 2022

CALL FOR SHORT STORY SUBMISSIONS: THE TOP 10 LIES OF PATRIARCHY BY TEN RADICAL FEMINISTS

Over the last few years, I have spent a lot of time thinking about my feminism, my place in the world,...

January 3, 2022

THE AFRIFEM MARKETPLACE 2022

Are you an African Feminist? Do you want to expand your network in 2022? Sign up for The AfriFem Marketplace to...

August 2, 2021

‘We need a National Policy’: Revising Public Consults on Sexual Harassment in Zimbabwe.

The joint portfolio committees on Public Service, Labour, and Social Welfare and Women Affairs, Gender, Community and Enterprises Development held public...

June 21, 2021

UNPACKING THE UNDERUSED PROVISIONS OF THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT.

On the 25th of October 2007 Zimbabwe enacted the Domestic Violence Act (Chapter 5:16.) The purpose of the legislation was to...

January 15, 2021

DISSECTING SEXUAL OFFENCES IN ZIMBABWE: STATISTICS, TRENDS & FAILURE OF THE SYSTEM

Sexual Offences are acts of a sexual nature perpetrated against a complainant without their consent or against a person who does...

June 23, 2020

An end to 5:11 & Monogmay in Zimbabwe: Unpacking The Marriage Bill Amendments.

On the 9th of May 2019, the President’s cabinet approved the Marriages Bill. The conception of this Bill started in 2015...

April 15, 2020

ANOTHER WORD FOR PREDATOR PART II: WALTER MAGAYA V ZIMBABWE GENDER COMMISSION

Over the last couple of years Prophet Walter Magaya, the leader Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries, one of the biggest congregations...

April 7, 2020

Why the Law Has Failed to End Child Marriage in Zimbabwe

In 2013 Zimbabwe adopted the amended Constitution. While this is a part of welcomed law reform the problem was that various...

February 20, 2020

S V MAREYA & THE STATE’S VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN

The duty to protect children is not however that of the courts alone. Gross negligence on the part of the Zimbabwe Republic Police and government health professionals costs women and children their lives and dignity everyday.

February 13, 2020

Women in Trade: A Zimbabwean Perspective

Of late, the discourse surrounding international trade has been focused on the US-China Trade war, as well as the deal the...

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