Rights group chides Zec over polling station toilets

MIHR noted that some of the female officials revealed that it was inappropriate for them to share toilets with their male counterparts.
By Patricia Sibanda Jan. 15, 2024

Waste collectors pin hopes on new councillors

Last year, 236 Bulawayo female waste collectors petitioned the council demanding an amendment to refuse removal by-laws, which do not recognise their service.
By Emmanuel Mpofu Sep. 13, 2023

MIHR takes waste pickers’ plight to global stage

Maphosa highlighted the challenges faced by slum dwellers in accessing water and sanitation services.
By Emmanuel Mpofu Jul. 11, 2023

‘Craft policies to integrate waste collectors’

In an interview with Southern Eye, the MIHR co-ordinator Khumbulani Maphosa said waste collectors were being left out of national and local policies.
By Emmanuel Mpofu Apr. 11, 2023

‘Waste pickers’ lives at risk

BULAWAYO waste pickers are risking their lives each time they collect and store waste at their homes, it has been revealed.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 27, 2023

Calls for probe into Esigodini veld fire incident

Matabeleland Institute for Human Rights (MIHR) co-ordinator Khumbulani Maphosa said more needed to be done on this environmental matter.
By Silas Nkala Oct. 17, 2022

Rights groups fret over wat-er privatisation

Zinwa is currently rolling out prepaid water meters.
By Patricia Sibanda Oct. 15, 2022