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Dewa Mavhinga Dewa Mavhinga

Human Rights Watch
Southern Africa Director
Johannesburg South Africa
Dewa Mavhinga is the Southern Africa Director with the Africa Division at Human Rights Watch. Dewa has more than ten years’ human rights research and advocacy experience on Southern Africa, and his work has been published in the Guardian UK, the Mail & Guardian South Africa, the Independent Zimbabwe, the Standard Zimbabwe, BBC, and CNN.  Before joining Human Rights Watch, Dewa worked as the Regional Coordinator for Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition based in Johannesburg. In 2012 Dewa co-founded the Zimbabwe Democracy Institute, an independent public policy research think-tank based in Harare. He is a recipient of the British Chevening and Canon Collins Trust scholarship, Dewa holds a bachelor of law honors degree (LLB) from the University of Zimbabwe and a master of law degree in international human rights (LLM) for Essex University, United Kingdom.

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Sunday, November 19

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