Past eventResearch Event

Zimbabwe’s Changing Opposition

6 October 2016 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Chatham House, London


Dr Joice Mujuru, President, Zimbabwe People First
Chair: Rt Hon Sir Malcolm Rifkind KCMG PC QC, UK Foreign Secretary (1995-97)



Zimbabwe’s political opposition is in transition, with new parties and coalitions formed. This is taking place as the economy worsens and this has led to increased public protest in parts of Zimbabwe.

At this meeting, Dr Joice Mujuru, president, Zimbabwe People First, discusses how opposition politics is changing in Zimbabwe as her party prepares to compete in its first election in 2018.