The Zimbabwe Gender Commission is going to investigate complaints of sexual harassment at the Department of Immigration and is calling on all people who have been sexually harassed or witnessed sexual harassment to make submissions. We publish the notice below in full,
General Notice 661 of 2018 ZIMBABWE GENDER COMMISSION ACT [Chapter 10:31]
Notice of Launch of Investigation of Sexual Harassment at Department of Immigration
IT is hereby notified that, in terms of section 5 of the Zimbabwe Gender Commission Act [Chapter 1031], the Zimbabwe Gender Commission intends to investigate complaints of sexual harassment at the Department of Immigration.
Further to the above notice, an invitation is hereby given to any victims or witnesses to any acts of sexual harassment within the Department of Immigration to furnish the Zimbabwe Gender Commission with written complaints, witnesses’ statements and any other supporting documents or evidence which can assist in the investigation. Oral hearings will commence thereafter on dates to be advised by the Commission.
Any person who wishes to make any submissions in regard to the above should submit them, in writing, to the Secretary of the Zimbabwe Gender Commission, First Floor, Pax House, 89 Kwarne Nkrumah Avenue, Harare, by not later than the 30th September 2018.
(Ms) M. MUKAHANANA-SANGARWE Chairperson, Zimbabwe Gender Commission
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