Revised Call For Nominations

Call for nominations: Gender Equality Awards 

The Zimbabwe Gender Commission is established in terms of Section 245 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe to promote, protect, enforce and advance gender equality. The Commission will next year be hosting its inaugural Gender Equality Awards during the International Women’s Day. The Awards are designed to recognize the valuable work being done by different institutions and individuals in advancing gender equality in Government, Private Sector, Local Authorities and CSOs.

Categories of Awards
a) Government – Ministry with Gender Sensitive Board appointments
b) Government – Outstanding Ministry with gender responsive programmes
c) Local Authorities – Outstanding Local Authorities with gender responsive programmes
d)Private Sector – Private sector organisations supporting Gender Equality Initiatives
e)Civil Society Organizations – CSO with outstanding initiatives to include initiatives on preventing and responding to GBV
f) Male Gender Champions – Individuals who have contributed in pushing for gender equality in the Country.

The Nomination Process
Either individuals or institutions advancing gender equality can be nominated and self-nominations will be accepted. Nominees should have distinguished achievements in the above categories.

Eligibility Criteria
The award is limited to individuals and institutions advancing gender equality. Gender Equality Awards recipients will have made significant impact in the area of Gender Equality. The awards are targeted at excellence, outstanding and exceptional performance in Gender Equality initiatives by individuals or institutions advancing gender equality.

Individuals and institutions meeting the stated criteria can submit their profiles to email
Alternatively, hard copies of nomination profiles can be submitted to Zimbabwe Gender Commission at:
• 1st Floor, Pax House, Number 89 Kwame Nkrumah Avenue, Harare,
• Office 8 Social Welfare Complex, 116 Fort Street and 10th Avenue, Bulawayo

Deadline for submissions: 28 February 2023

For more information visit or get in touch with the Commission on 0719554483 (Harare)  and 0719554462 (Bulawayo).

Zimbabwe Gender Commission – For Gender Equality

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