Tafadzwa R. Muropa

It is so ironic that being given such a context of human rights abuse in Angola, this year's global World Habitat Day under the theme'Harmonious Cities' was commemorated in Angola -

What kind of a society are we creating if we continue to condone demolitions of people's markets? Surely, this year's World Urban Forum should address human rights violations where people's livelihoods and homes continue to be affected by demolitions , which affect negatively on women and children.

The Kenya post elections of late December 2007 to the present date has made me reflect on the following pertinent issues which most policy makers might tend to cast a blind eye on them. The issues are related to the treatment of people living with and affected by HIV & AIDS, especially women and children, as well as people with disabilities in the pre-election, the election process and the post election era.

- Have the law makers ensured that people living with and affected by HIV...read more