Welcome to an information sharing platform that seeks to provide insightful information, updates and related advocacy initiatives concerning the human rights and humanitarian situation in Zimbabwe to interested international organisations, activists, Student Christian Movements, advocacy networks, governments and the general public. The forum is managed by the Zimbabwe Advocacy Office in Geneva a special project of the World Student Christian Federation and Swiss agency FEPA.
Tuesday, December 9, 2008
S.Africa against any move to send troops to Zimbabwe
South Africa will oppose any move to send troops to Zimbabwe as called for by some African leaders, a senior government official said on Tuesday. Ayanda Ntsaluba, Director General of South Africa's Department of Foreign Affairs, told reporters that South Africa needed to increase humanitarian aid to Zimbabwe where a cholera epidemic has killed nearly 600 people. (Reporting by Paul Simao)