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DATE: 31 January 2017
VOLUME 2, ISSUE NO. 1
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Newly appointed Executive
Secretary hopes to leave a mark

Mrs Makanatsa Makonese (swearing), the new Executive Secretary for the Commission assumed duty
on 3 January 2017. (Full story on Page 3)

International
recognition for
ZHRC

T

h e
Zimbabwe
Human
R i g h t s
Commission
(ZHRC) is now
part
of
the
International
Ombudsman

Institute
(IOI)
following
its
accreditation to the
global body at a
meeting held in
Bangkok, Thailand
in November 2016.
The
ZHRC’s
recognition by IOI is

Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission’s Official Newsletter

a result of its
application for
accreditation by
the global body as
it deals with cases
of abuse of power
as
well
as
maladministration
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