Zimbabwe Peace Project

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Zimbabwe Peace Project also known as ZPP is a human rights monitoring group in Zimbabwe. The ZPP was established in 2000 by a group of civilians and church members.[1] It is critical of the human rights situation in Zimbabwe, and its Director Jestina Mukoko was abducted by secret Police and freed only after Zimbabwe High Court orders. It is a non-registered organization and has faced many obstacles because the government suspected that they are creating violence among the society.[2] ZPP alleged that human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa had been kidnapped.[2] ZPP was involved in documenting human rights abuses by the Zimbabwe government.[3][4] Other activists have also been abducted by the Secret Police.


  1. ^ Bearak, Barry (2008-12-03). "Zimbabwe Police Break Up Protest". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2019-08-26.
  2. ^ a b Polgreen, Lydia (2013-03-17). "Zimbabwe Arrests Opposition Officials and a Human Rights Lawyer". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2019-08-26.
  3. ^ Court orders police to find Mukoko Archived December 15, 2008, at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ "The Zimbabwe Situation". www.zimbabwesituation.com. Retrieved 2019-06-13.

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