His message of inspiring social change while maintaining national pride has resonated with diverse groups of Zimbabwean citizens and attracted international attention. Pastor Mawarire has addressed audiences at The Atlantic Council (USA), Yale University (USA), the Oxford Union (UK), the Oslo Freedom Forum (Norway), the Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy (Switzerland), the Elliot School of International Affairs at George Washington University (USA) and University of Cape Town in South Africa. Foreign Policy magazine named him one of the 100 global thinkers of 2016. The Daily Maverick of South Africa named him 2016 African person of the year. Evan has also been nominated for various awards including Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards 2017. He faced full trial and has since been acquitted of all charges previously levelled against him. Pastor Evan continues to pastor His Generation Church and is also now running for public office as a councillor for the City of Harare.
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