1st Aug 2018

ESR Calls for Calm and Peace as results of the election are announced

31 July 2018 The Election Situation Room (ESR) notes that the end of polling brings with it excitement, apprehension, expectations and fear as the people wait […]
30th Jul 2018

Press statement on the overview of the Election Day

30 July 2018-The Election Situation Room has 41 members who have observers, monitors and peace champions who are community based in the country’s 210 constituencies. These […]
30th Jul 2018

ESR statement on the Opening of Polls July 30 Final

30 July 2018-The Election Situation Room (ESR), which consists of 41 civil society organizations have deployed trained, accredited, independent and nonpartisan observers, monitors and peace champions […]
30th Jul 2018

Summary of Observations on the Opening of the Polls

30 July 2018 The Election Situation Room (ESR), which consists of 41 civil society organizations have deployed trained, accredited, independent and nonpartisan observers, monitors and peace […]
29th Jul 2018

Keeping the Fragile Peace and Making the Votes Count (Pre-election briefing note)

Introduction Zimbabwe goes to the polls in the next few hours. This is the first presidential election in the history of the country since the 80s […]
29th Jul 2018

ESR Statement on the Eve of the Election: Issues to Note

29 July 2018-It is a few hours before the election and there are a number of issues that remain unresolved as this election becomes a reality […]
29th Jul 2018

ESR Statement on the Eve of the Election: Issues to Note

29 July 2018-It is a few hours before the election and there are a number of issues that remain unresolved as this election becomes a reality […]
29th Jul 2018

UNCHECKED VOTERS ROLL RISKS DUPLICATE VOTING

Harare – 28 July 2018 – Two days before the election, civil society groups are questioning the integrity of the final voters roll based on doubt […]
29th Jul 2018

Habakkuk Trust Key Observations For Week Ending 28 July 2018

Bulawayo Sealing of postal ballot boxes On the 28th of July 2018, Habakkuk Trust Observer Mission visited a number of polling stations and Command Centre in […]
28th Jul 2018

Transparency of presidential results aggregation and publication processes

The Election Situation Room calls on ZEC to ensure sufficient transparency is provided on the results aggregation, tabulation and publication processes. The ESR asks that, at […]