ICNL’s resources and information on Zimbabwe.


ICNL has supported the National Association of Youth Organizations to advocate for increased youth participation in civic space issues and associated law reform efforts. ICNL has provided technical assistance to local partners on proposed amendments of key legislation affecting the freedoms of association, assembly, and expression, including the Maintenance of Peace and Order Bill that is currently before Parliament.

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Civic Freedom Monitor


Last updated: 15 November 2020

On March 30, 2020, an order imposed a national lockdown for 21 days and prohibited all public gatherings [...]

Civil Society Organization Sustainability Index

The index, funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development for twenty years, documents the development of civil society in seventy-one countries around the world, including Zimbabwe. ICNL and FHI 360 work with local partners to produce the index annually.


Practical Guide: Zimbabwe’s Maintenance of Peace and Order Act

Practical Guide: Zimbabwe's Maintenance of Peace and Order Act
On November 15, 2019, the Maintenance of Peace and Order Act (the Act), which repeals and replaces the Public Order ... Read More


ICNL launches rebranded ‘Civic Freedom Monitor’ as successor to NGO Law Monitor

ICNL launches rebranded 'Civic Freedom Monitor' as successor to NGO Law  Monitor
The International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL) is pleased to announce today the launch of its “Civic Freedom Monitor,” a ... Read More

ICNL’s Research Featured in September 2013 Issue of Alliance Magazine

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In September 2013, David Moore and Jacob Zenn of ICNL published an article on "Defending cross-border funding for civil society" ... Read More

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