Freedom of Expression in Zimbabwe

Key Principles:

3. Freedom of Expression

 

Context:

This research was commissioned by MISA Zimbabwe as part of its project which was supported under the AfDec Strategic Advocacy Fund. The research assesses the overall status of the right to freedom of expression in Zimbabwe. In making this exploration, the paper analyses how laws and policies in the country’s statutes infringe on the right to freedom of expression. The report assesses how the violation of freedom of expression affects journalistic practice and media freedom and highlights how regulation of the internet can shape trends and citizen behaviour on the internet.

 

Researcher:

Hlengiwe Dube

 

Resource:

 


Featured Pic: Courtesy of Poynter.org