c/o The Zimbabwe International Book Fair
Julius Nyerere Way
+263 4 335349, 263 712 635 932, 263 772 422 781, +263 242705729, +263 242 705187
+263 4 497 555
History of the organisation
The organisation since its inception held several awareness workshops on Copyright throughout its life. It has had various boards who but not strong Councils as required by its Constitution. The organisation has been managed by one person who has been its director, Mr Greenfield Chilongo. Mr. Chilongo has retired from Zimcopy and is been managed by its Chair of Board, Dr Samuel Makore, whilst waiting for setting up of a Council.
Year of incorporation
Total number of Board Members
How are Board Members elected
Board members are elected from the Council of stakeholders, rightsholders.
Total number of Publisher Representatives
Remarks about the Board
The Board reports to the Council which has an oversight role on the Board. The Board makes policies and decision that the the Director implements. The Board according the Constitution sets up the Distribution Committee for the distribution of royalties. The composition of the Board must include publishers and authors.
Total Number of Member Associations
Total Publishers' Associations
Total Creators' (authors and visual artists) Associations
Total Rights holders represented
Remarks about the members
Publishers according to the Constitution can join as an association and as individual organisations provided they are legally incorporated in Zimbabwe whereas authors are represented by their associations only. Individual authors cannot sit on the Board.
Staff total number
Remarks about staff
DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR
January 1 - December 31
Type of National legislation
REPROGRAPHIC LICENCES - Types of works licensed
Books and sheet music
OTHER LICENCES - Public Lending Rights
Bilateral agreements type A with
Bilateral agreements type B with
Kopinor (Norway), FJOLIS (Iceland), DALRO (RSA), OSDEL (Greece), JAMCOPY (Jamaica)
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