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Government and Quasi-Governmental Agencies of Zimbabwe

 

 

All government Ministries

 

 

 

GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS

 

 

 

QUASI-GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES AND STATUTORY BODIES

 

 

 

 

FURTHER INFORMATION ON KEY MINISTRIES ON HUMAN RIGHTS

 

 

MINISTRY OF JUSTICE LEGAL AND PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS

Address

 

The Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs

P. Bag 7751, Causeway, Harare

New Government Complex

Corner Samora Machel / Fourth Street

Telephone 774560 or 774620/7

 

 

Ministriy’s Departments

Magistrates department

Supreme court and master/registrar and sheriff of the high court department

Department of deeds, companies, trade marks, patents and industrial designs

Administration and finance division

Human resources department

Community service in Zimbabwe

Legal aid directorate

Internal audit Law development commission

Zimbabwe prison service

Attorney-General's Office Judicial College Ombudsman

Policy and Research department

 

Ministry’s Vision And Mission

 

To uphold the Constitution and Legal system of the State of Zimbabwe including the provision of legal and quasi-judicial services.

 

 

 

 

Functions for the Department

The Functions of the Department fall under three main Units namely;

Human Rights:

Intellectual Property:

General Legal : -

MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT PUBLIC WORKS AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Dr. I.M.C. Chombo (MP) - Minister of Local Government,Public Works and Urban Development

Mr. M Sakabuya (MP) - The Deputy Minister

P. I Mbiriri - The Permanent Secretary.

Ministry’s Vision

Mission

 

MINISTRY OF LANDS

Ministry’s VISION is

“To acquire, equitably distribute and manage the agricultural land resource through the provision of appropriate technical, administrative services for the sustainable socio-economic development of Zimbabwe.?

Ministry’s CORE VALUES

“•  Transparency,  Fairness , Accountability , Commitment , Honesty/Integrity and  Responsiveness?

Ministry’s OVERALL FUNCTIONS

“Land Acquisition, Valuation and Transfer

Land Acquisition involves the identification of land for gazetting for purposes of transferring it to state land in terms of section 16B (4) of the Constitution Amendment Act No. 17 of the 14 September 2005.

Core functions of the section are as follows:-

Undertake land acquisition and land transfer.

•  Valuation and acquisition of farm equipment and material.

•  Valuation of farms and determination of rentals in line improvements and hectarages of the plots for cost recovery measures.

•  Review and develop a legal and regulatory framework for land acquisition in conjunction with the Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs.

•  Participate in the development and implementation of Bilateral Investment Protection Agreement (BIPA) policy in conjunction with Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

•  Compensation of fixed infrastructure to farmers whose land was acquired for resettlement purposes as well as resettled farmers affected by the implementation process.

•  Processing of Certificates of No Present Interest.

MINISTRY OF WOMEN’S AFFAIRS GENDER AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Vision

To lead the way towards women and community empowerment, gender equity and equality.

Mission

To promote the empowerment of women, gender equity and equality, and community development.

Values

Strategic Objectives

WAGCD has three (3) socio-economic strategic objectives namely:-

 

MINISTRY OF ANTI-CORRUPTION AND ANTI-MONOPOLIES

Address

Office of The President & Cabinet

Ground Floor Munhumutapa Building

Corner Samora Machel Avenue/Second Street

(P.Bag 7700, Causeway, Harare

Telephone:263 -4-707071/9

 

Ministry Profile

Mission Statement

To entrench a culture of good governance in both the public and private sectors with a view to eradicating corruption and enhancing economic development in Zimbabwe. In this Endeavour the Ministry of Anti-Corruption and Anti-Monopolies will direct, guide, co-odinate and supervise government machinery and all stakeholders in the fight against corruption in order to achieve effective implementation of anti-corruption policies

Vision

To lead in the building and consolidation of a strong, united, corrupt free, democratic, prosperous and sovereign nation assuring the well-being of all the people of Zimbabwe; towards the creation of a dignified Zimbabwe and to uphold the principles of honesty, integrity, national pride and self dedication of corruption.

The functions of the Ministry :-

•  Direct, guide and co-ordinate the work of the Anti-Corruption Commission in investigating instances of corruption wherever they occur and carrying out public awareness programs to prevent and combat corruption.

•  Institute anti-corruption measures to combat corruption in the public, private and civic sectors.

•  Study and analyse trends towards increased economic concentration with a view to investigating monopoly situations and the prevention of such situations, where they are contrary to the public interest.

•  Assess and analyse mergers and acquisitions, as well as collusive arrangements between competitors, which lead to monopolies or monopoly situations.? http://www.fightcorruption.gov.zw/

 

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Zimbabwe’s Diplomatic Missions

Diplomatic Missions abroad serve as the main agency for interpreting and implementing Zimbabwe's foreign policy as well as tendering informed advice to government on the necessary changes thereof, in an effort to meet new challenges. At the moment there are thirty eight  Missions and three consulates.

 

 

COUNTRY

FAX

TELEPHONE / E-MAIL

Angola, Luanda

244 - 2 - 311528 ; 211528 ; 310013

211528 ; 311528 ; 310013 ; 333373

Australia, Canberra

61 - 2 - 62962280 ; 62901680 ; 62901748

61 - 2 - 62862700 ; 62862251; 62862281
62862303 ; 865931(H)

Austria, Vienna

43 – 14079238

43 - 1 - 4079236 ; 9799500(R)

Belgium, Brussels

32 - 2 - 7629609 ; 7756510

32 - 2 - 7625808 ; 7756510(D) ;
7682088

Botswana, Gaborone

267 - 305863 ; 301670

267 - 314495/6/7 ; 312500(R)

Brazil, Brasilia

55 - 61 - 365 4803

55 – 61 - 2484670 ; 3664480

Canada, Ottawa

1 - 613 – 5638269

1 – 613 - 2374388/9 ; 7377567(R)

China, Beijing

86 - 1 – 65325383 ; 65323084

86 - 1 - 65323665/795 ; 65323964(D)

Cuba, Havana

53 - 7 - 242720 ; 2042720 ; 332720

53 - 7 - 2428373 ; 242137(D) ; 336565(R)

DRC, Kinshasa

243 – 8803610

243 - 8803557 ; 8803324(D)

DRC, SADC Allies

243 - 1398807 ; Cell: 243 – 9996237

243 - 1398807 ; 243 - 1398807

Egypt, Cairo

20 - 2 – 3059741

20 - 2 - 3059743

France, Paris

33 – 1 56881609

33 - 1 - 56881600
47950525(R)
47951265(R)

Germany, Berlin

49 - 30 – 20455062

49 - 30 - 2062263

India, New Delhi

91 - 11- 6154316

91 - 11 - 6154313/4
6140430
6140431/4
6886721(R)

Indonesia, Jakarta

62 – 215250365

62 - 215221378

Italy, Rome

39 - 06 – 68308324

39 - 06 - 68308265
68308272
68308292
30888967(R)

Japan, Tokyo

81 - 3 – 328800466

81 - 3 - 32800331/2
37242367

Kenya, Nairobi

254 - 2 748079 ; 748882 ; 726503 ; 726503

254 – 2 -744052
746546
582537(R)
582957(R)

Kuwait, Kuwait

965 - 5621491 ; 5625283

965 - 5651517 local
5621517 local
5620845 Int.
5318716(R)
5318719(R)

Libya, Tripoli

218 - 21 – 47813864

218 - 21 - 4773840
4831652

Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

60 - 3 – 42517252

60 -3 42516779/781
42516782/7346
2486396(R)

Malawi, Lilongwe

265 - 772382

265 - 774413
774988
781508(D)

Mozambique, Maputo

258 - 1 – 492237

258 – 1 - 490404
490699
491187(R)

Namibia, Windhoek

264 - 61 – 226859

258 - 1 490404
490699
491187(R)

Nigeria, Abuja

234 - 9 - 4137644 ; 4137644

234 - 9 - 4137996
4133624
4132264(D)
4130426(R)

Portugal, Libson

351 - 21 - 8452189

351 – 1 - 8402091
8472401

Russia, Moscow

70 - 95 – 2302497

70 – 95 - 2483150
2484364
248 4322(R)

Sweden, Stockholm

46 - 8 - 219132

46 - 8 - 246695
7559530(R)

South Africa, Pretoria

27 - 12 - 3425126

27 – 12 - 3425125 3424973(D)
4603559(R)

South Africa, Johannesburg

27 - 12 - 3425126

27 – 12 - 8382156/7/8
6156155(R)

Switzerland, Geneva

41 - 22 - 7583044

41 – 22 - 7583011/13
7583026
7524270(R)

Tanzania, Dar - es-salam

255 - 222 – 138203

255 - 22 - 2116789
600023(R)

UK, London

44 - 207 - 3791167 ; 2405465

744 - 207 - 8367755
4971226(D)
208 - 3479329(R)

UN, New York

1 - 212 – 3086705 ; 8886885

1 – 212 - 9805084
4806666(D)

USA, Washington

1 - 202 – 4839326

71 - 202 - 3327100
3327218(D)
301 - 2639826(R)

Yugoslavia, Belgrade

381 - 11 - 3671218

7381 - 11 - 3672996
3674072
661543(R)

Zambia, Lusaka

260 - 1 - 254046

260 – 1 - 254006/12
254018
253980(D)

 

DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS IN ZIMBABWE

Contact details for Diplomatic Missions, Embassies and High Commissions in Zimbabwe
updated September 28, 2006 courtesy www.kubatana.net

 

Country

Type

Address

Tel +263-4-

Fax

E-mail/Web

Algeria

Em

8 Pascoe Ave
Belgravia
PO Box 2929,
Harare

791791, 791773

701125

offambalch@utande.co.zw

Australia

Em

29 Mazowe Street,
PO Box 4541, Harare

253661-7

253679

zimbabwe.embassy@dfat.gov.au,
www.zimbabwe.embassy.gov.au

Austria

Em

13 Duthie Rd, Alexandra Park, Harare
PO Box 4120
Harare

702921/2,

705877

harare-ob@bmaa.gv.at

Belgium

Em

5th Fl, Tanganyika Hs
Cnr Kwame Nkrumah Ave
3rd Street
PO Box 2522
Harare

793306/7, 700955, 700943, 251899

703960

harare@diplobel.org

Botswana

Em

22 Phillips Ave
Belgravia
PO Box 563
Harare

794645/7/8, 721360

793416,
793030

botzim2003@yahoo.com

 

Brazil

Em

9th Fl Old Mutual Centre
Cnr 3rd/ J. Moyo Ave
PO Box 2530
Harare

790740/1 

790754

brasemb@ecoweb.co.zw 

Canada

Em

45 Bainse Av
PO Box 1430
Harare

252181/2/5

252186

hrare-cs@international.gc.ca

China

Em

30 Baines Ave
PO Box 4749
Harare

794155

794959

chinaemb-zw@mfa.gov.cn

Cuba

Em

5 Phillips Ave
Belgravia
PO Box A1196
Avondale
Harare

790125, 793404

707998

cuba.embassy@zol.co.zw 

Denmark

 

CLOSED

 

 

 

Egypt

Em

7 Aberdeen Road
Avondale
PO Box A433
Avondale
Harare

303445, 307384, 303497

303115

egypt@primenet.co.zw

Ethiopia

Em

14 Lanark Road
Belgravia
Harare

701515

701516

embassy@eco.co.zw

Finland

Em

Moved to South Africa

France

Em

74/76 S Machel Av
First Bank Building
11th Floor
PO Box 1378
Harare

703216, 704069, 704393, 705738

730078

 

Germany

Em

30 Ceres Road
PO Box A1475
Avondale
Harare

 308655/6

303455

germanemb@earth.co.zw

Ghana

Em

11 Downie Av
PO Box 4445
Harare

252604, 700982, 701009

701014

ghcom25@africaonline.co.zw

Greece

Em

8 Deary Ave
Belgravia
PO Box 4809
Harare

723747, 793208

703662

grembha@zol.co.zw

 



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