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Zimbabwe: Emigration

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 132469, tabled on 14 March 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps he is taking to encourage the Zimbabwean diaspora in the UK to return to Zimbabwe.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

20 March 2018

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office regularly meets representatives from the Zimbabwean diaspora to discuss the situation in Zimbabwe.

The UK continues to call for free and fair elections and has called on the Zimbabwean Government to forge a new path free from oppression and misrule and to deliver a full programme of political and economic reform.

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