Ending Impunity for Violence Against Women in Elections in Zimbabwe (VAWIE)

Reporting Organization:IFES - International Foundation for Electoral Systems
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 235,000
Timeframe: June 12, 2018 - January 31, 2019
Status: Completion
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

IFES - International Foundation for Electoral Systems

Participating Organizations


Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Zimbabwe - $ 235,000.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Other - Total Budget Allocation

Sexual & Gender-based Violence (100.00 %)

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This project aims to reduce impunity for violence against women in elections in Zimbabwe (VAWIE) during the 2018 elections and beyond through a comprehensive approach to: (1) reliably monitor and document violence against women in elections; (2) offer rapid response assistance and resilience for its survivors; and (3) activate justice sector responses by enabling prosecution of violence against women in elections crimes and reporting on VAWIE human rights violations.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adult women Children, girls
Total Direct Population: Unspecified
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1 Prevent electoral violence against women and girls
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

The expected outcome for this project includes: increased VAWIE information collection and dissemination by trained civil society organizations to support election stakeholders (such as communities, media, police, National Prosecuting Agency and electoral commission) in the design of measures to prevent electoral violence against women and girls.

Achieved Results


  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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