Who we are

Habakkuk Trust is a Christian advocacy organization that was formed in August 2000 and subsequently registered as a trust.

2019 – 2023 Strategic Goal

To contribute to an informed and active citizenship that promotes peaceful co-existence and accountable governance.



To see an informed, empowered and transformed society

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To influence the biblical transformation of communities through advocay, research, information dissemination and capacity building.

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What we do

Our goal is to contribute to an informed and active citizenship that promotes peaceful co-existence and accountable governance. We do this through the following programmes.

Advocacy & Information Dissemination

We speak for those who cannot speak for themselves. We disseminate information to assist communities to make informed decisions and inform our stakeholders about our advocacy actions.

Peace building

We conduct peacebuilding initiatives to promote peaceful co-existence and development in communities.


We do short term and long term election monitoring and conduct periodic voter education


We conduct research and gather facts on key issues to enhance our advocacy efforts.

Youth Programmes

We empower young people to actively participate in decision making and development processes in their areas.

Capacity Building

We build the capacity of communities to advocate on issues affecting them.



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Economic literacy, a recipe for development

Budget consultation meetings are a way in which community members together with their duty bearers can review the budget and influence how council funds are utilised in the upcoming budget process. These meetings require full participation of community members so that they can input into council levies and how the…

Habakkuk Trust takes rights to communities

Habakkuk Trust extended its human rights literacy programmes to communities in Matobo District to raise awareness on human rights and enable communities to engage with Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) on human rights related issues affecting them. The two organisations conducted a series of human rights awareness meetings in Matobo…

Habakkuk Trust advocates for special instrument for victims of genocide

What began as a single step about a year ago has turned out to be a milestone achievement as Habakkuk Trust takes civil documentation lobbying to the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee for Justice, Legal and Parliamentary affairs, urging the government to put in place a special instrument to enable descendants of…

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