Heal Zimbabwe welcomes public hearings on the NPRC bill

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The Parliament of Zimbabwe published dates for public Hearings on the NPRC Bill. The new NPRC Bill was gazetted on 10 February 2017. Heal Zimbabwe welcomes the move by Parliament to take the new Bill for public scrutiny as stipulated by the law. This move gives citizens another opportunity to check if their concerns that led to the rejection of the first Bill have been addressed. Heal Zimbabwe hereby encourage all citizens in the however few selected areas to check schedule of hearings below and participate in the hearings.

Heal Zimbabwe maintains that under the current political environment, it is very difficult to have a comprehensive Peace and reconciliation process that meet the expectations of the victim whilst addressing the fears of the perpetrator. Heal Zimbabwe however encourages citizens, victims in particular to be involved in the process that seek to at least address the ills of the past. Find below schedule for the NPRC bill public hearings.

PUBLIC HEARINGS

NATIONAL PEACE AND RECONCILIATION COMMISSION BILL H.B. 2, 2017

The Portfolio Committee on Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs, the Thematic Committee on Human Rights and the Thematic Committee on Peace and Security will hold Public Hearings on the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill H.B.2, 2017 from the 13th to the 18th of March 2017. The Committees will be divided into two (2) groups and will cover various areas as follows:

Team A

Date Place Venue Time of Public Hearing
13 March 2017 Victoria Falls

 

Chinotimba Hall 0900hrs
14 March 2017 Bulawayo

 

Bulawayo Large City Hall 1000hrs
15 March 2017 Plumtree TMB Hall i.e. Plumtree Town Council Hall 1100hrs

 

16 March 2017 Gweru Gweru Civic Centre

 

1200hrs

 

Team B

Date Place

 

Venue Time
13 March 2017 Masvingo Masvingo Civic Centre Hall 1000hrs
14 March 2017

 

Mutare Mutare Civic Centre Hall 1000hrs
15 March 2017 Marondera Marondera- Mbuya Nehanda Hall Dombotombo

 

1200hrs
16 March 2017

 

Bindura Tendai Hall 1300hrs

 

Team A&B

Date Place Venue Time of Public Hearing
17 March 2017 Chinhoyi Cookesy Hall 1200hrs
18 March 2017 Harare Ambassador Hotel : Corner 2nd   and Kwame Nkrumah 1000hrs

 

ALL THOSE WHO WILL BE PUTTING ON MILITARY UNIFORMS, SIGNS OF RANKS, FLAGS OR BADGES AND POLITICAL PARTY REGALIA WILL NOT HAVE ACCESS TO THE PUBLIC HEARING.

 

The public, interested groups and organizations are invited to attend these hearings. Written submissions and correspondences are welcome and should be addressed to:

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