OWASP Harare


Welcome to the OWASP Harare Chapter Homepage. OWASP Harare is a local Zimbabwean Chapter with the sole objective of bringing together Application Security professionals and enthusiasts together to create a solid and mutually beneficial community. OWASP is a fantastic place to learn about application security, to network, and even to build your reputation as an expert.

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a nonprofit foundation that works to improve the security of software.


OWASP Foundation is a professional association of global members and is open to anyone and everyone interested in learning more about application security. Local chapters are run independently and guided by theNEW Chapter Policyt. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit professional association your support and sponsorship of any meeting venue and/or refreshments is tax-deductible. Financial contributions should only be made online using the authorized online chapter donation button. To be a SPEAKER at any of the Chapter’s evnts, simply review the speaker agreement and then contact the local chapter leader(s) with details of what OWASP PROJECT, independent research or related software security topic you would like to present on.


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Chapter Volunteers

Volunteering carries many benefits including meeting great people, learning new skills, and above all – fun! We appreciate the assistance that our volunteers provide to ensure our events run smoothly. If you would like to help out for few hours with administrative tasks on the day of events, please reach out via email or twitter.

Next Meeting/Event(s)

Chapter meetings are held several times a year, typically at a location provided by our current facility sponsor.

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This event will be free to attend for both members and non-members of OWASP and is open to anyone interested in application security and cyber security.

Register to attend this event at meetup.

You can register to learn about our future events via the OWASP Harare page at meetup.com

Code of Conduct:

  • We hope you enjoy our events, we care deeply about inclusivity and diversity so that OWASP is a comfortable and welcoming community for everyone. Please reach out to one of our chapter leaders if you have any feedback or would like to speak to us, we take these matters very seriously. You can find out more about our policies here: https://owasp.org/www-policy/operational/events

Speaking at OWASP Harare Chapter Events

Call For Speakers

Call For Speakers is open - if you would like to present a 15-45 minute talk on Application / Cyber Security at future OWASP Harare Chapter events - please review and agree with the OWASP Speaker Agreement and submit your talk/presentation via Google Forms
Please note that you can also pair up with a colleague and present a joint talk. Please ensure that your talk is objective, stresses open source approaches, and avoids references to any commercial offerings of your company. We are looking forward to your submissions


Upcoming Events