Film screening ‘Democrats’ in EP on 1 July 2015

ZEN, MEP Judith Sargentini and EPD  are organising a screening of the award winning film ‘Democrats’, a fascinating film about politics in Zimbabwe. The screening will take place on Wednesday 1 July (18:00 – 20:30) in the European Parliament, Brussels and several European Ambassadors (including the EU Ambassador to Zimbabwe) and Zimbabwean civil society leaders will join the Q&A after the film. …

Amnesty report on Zimbabwe: Radio stranglehold gagging freedom of expression

New Amnesty International report on Zimbabwe: Radio stranglehold gagging freedom of expression The Zimbabwean government’s continuing stranglehold on community radio and its refusal to issue licences to all but commercial operators with links to state-owned companies or those with government ties is a ploy to stifle freedom of expression, said Amnesty International in its latest report on Zimbabwe. ‘Beyond Tokenism: …