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Political Activism of the Zimbabwean Diaspora: Opportunities For, and Challenges To, Transnational Mobilisation

by France Maphosa

Jan 1, 2010

This paper reports on a study of human rights and political activism of Zimbabweans in Britain. It aims at analysing the opportunities for, and challenges to, transnational mobilisation and diaspora politics oriented towards the country of origin, Zimbabwe -- a country that has experienced a deterioration of its domestic political and socio-economic situation during the past decade - from the migrants' perspective.