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Disability Bill Amendment

https://allafrica.com/stories/202110120286.html

    

Oct. 12, 2021

The Persons with Disabilities Bill is set to amend the 1992 Disabled Persons Act, informed by other contemporary legislation on disability rights.

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The National Disability Policy (2021)

 
https://www.veritaszim.net/node/5314
    

Oct. 19, 2021

The translation of the National Disability Policy (2021) was completed and the printed copies were distributed to the provinces.

Launch of National Labour Migration and National Disability Policies

https://www.herald.co.zw/president-mnangagwa-to-launchthe-national-labour-migration-national-disability-policies/

    

June 9, 2021

President Launches National Labour Migration and National Disability Policies

Cabinet approves National Disability Policy

https://www.chronicle.co.zw/cabinet-approves-national-disability-policy/

    

Feb. 11, 2021

Cabinet has approved the National Disability Policy which seeks to address the marginalisation and discrimination of Persons with Disabilities in Zimbabwe and empower them to improve their quality of life. The policy was crafted as measure to assist in domesticating provisions of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities which Zimbabwe ratified.

ZPCS sends officers for sign language course

Herald

    

July 24, 2019

THE Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) has sent 10 officers for a six-month sign language course with a view to accommodate all prisoners in line with the country’s supreme law. In terms of the Constitution of Zimbabwe, all State institutions are obliged to take necessary steps to ensure people with disabilities get fair treatment without any form of discrimination.

    

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