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  • 17
    May

    WALPE Statement on the article by The Herald newspaper

    WALPE Statement on the article by The Herald newspaper. Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence (WALPE) is dismayed and alarmed by the reckless and patently false article by the Herald edition of 17 May 2019 under the headline ‘Plot to unleash violent protests unearthed.’ The story lacked all...

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  • 24
    Apr

    WALPE’s response to Hon. Mliswa’s utterances on Proportional Representation MPs.

    WALPE’s response to Hon Mliswa’s utterances on Proportional Representation MPs. Hon Mliswa Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence (WALPE), notes with concern the retrogressive statements uttered by Norton Constituency Member of Parliament (Independent), Hon. Temba Mliswa to the effect that women MPs under proportional representation (PR) come to...

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  • 10
    Apr

    A call for 50/50 gender representation in the MDC Congress elections.

    A call for 50/50 Gender Representation in the MDC Congress elections. Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence (WALPE), has been closely monitoring the ongoing MDC Congress nominations process and regrettably notices that women are being side-lined from senior leadership positions. So far, the proportion of women nominated to...

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  • 28
    Mar

    WALPE in collaboration with SAPST Launch Research into the Parliamentary Women’s Quota seats extension.

    WALPE in collaboration with SAPST Launch Research into the Parliamentary Women’s Quota seats extension. Women’s Academy for leadership and Political Excellence (WALPE) in partnership with Southern African Parliamentary Support Trust (SAPST) has launched a research into the extension of the women’s Parliamentary quota system which is bound to expire...

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  • 08
    Mar

    WALPE STATEMENT ON THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY COMMEMORATIONS

    WALPE STATEMENT ON THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY COMMEMORATIONS. Women leaders in Makoni during a dialogue session organised by WALPE as part of commemorating the IWD. Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence (WALPE) joins women from all walks of life and spheres across the globe on the commemoration of...

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  • 24
    Feb

    Women’s Active and Full Participation in electoral processes Key to Democracy.

    Women’s Active and Full Participation in electoral processes Key to Democracy. “For me, a better democracy is a democracy where women do not only have the right to vote and to elect but to be elected.”-Michelle Bachelet, former head of UN Women, former President and defence minister of Chile....

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  • 07
    Feb

    Petition to the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) and the Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC).

                                                      Petition to the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) and the Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC).   CC: UN Women African Union Commission SADC Gender Commission Ministry of Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Ministry of Defence Ministry of Home Affairs   SUBJECT: ENDING ATROCITIES AGAINST WOMEN...

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  • 30
    Jan

    Shutdown state atrocities: Women demand Justice!

    Justice for Women Zimbabwe (JWZ), Female Prisoners Support Trust (FEMPRIST) and Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence (WALPE) note with concern and anguish the gross human rights violations by the Zimbabwe Government and state security agents, particularly the rights of women. During and after the 14-16 January 2019...

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  • 24
    Jan

    WALPE condemns the rape and torture of women during the 14-16 January 2019 stay-away.

    Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence (WALPE), condemns in the strongest terms the rape and torture of women across the country on 14- 16 January 2018 during the national shut down. iTV news, an international credible news agency released a heart rending video of women narrating horror stories...

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  • 11
    Jan

    Zimbabwe’s Economic Crisis: A Time to Reason Together!

                                                    Zimbabwe’s Economic Crisis: A Time to Reason Together!   A timeless African nugget of wisdom teach that ‘when elephants fight it is the grass that suffers.’ This best describes the situation of women in Zimbabwe at the moment due to the ever escalating socio-economic...

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