Acknowledgements The author would like to express his gratitude to all the individuals who participated in the focus groups discussions and interviews. Without their willingness to share ideas, this documentation would not have been possible. We wish to acknowledge Caleb Mutandwa (Director, Justice for Children) for his technical and strategic guidance throughout the entire research process. Our gratitude also goes to Chinga Govhati (Project Officer, Justice for Children) and Sibonginkosi Dunjana (Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, ZWLA) and Kuda Munyoro (Legal Project Officer, WLSA) for their valuable contributions to the research protocol development. The author further thanks the reviewers who provided feedback on drafts of this booklet: Caleb Mutandwa, Chinga Govhati and Sibonginkosi Dunjana. The author also appreciates the support and introductions provided by the three organisations (JCT, ZWLA, and WLSA) in Bindura, Makoni and Beitbridge districts. The author also appreciated the feedback and contributions of the participants at the district and ward level, which included representatives from the Ministry of Health and Child Care, Department of Child Welfare and Protection Services, the Ministry of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development, JCT, ZWLA, and WLSA GBV implementing partners Childline, Family Support Trust, Say What, and World Vision. Finally, the author thanks Caleb Mutandwa for his meticulous editing of this booklet. This booklet is made possible by the generous support of the UN Women through a DANIDA grant. The contents are not the responsibility of UN Women but are the responsibility of the Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) and Gender-Based Violence (GBV) project.

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