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Sudan

Flash floods in Sudan devastate homes and livelihoods for 300,000 people

International aid agencies deliver relief to flood-ravaged areas. WARWICK, RI. Childreach, part of the international children's charity, Plan, is raising awareness of the string of floods in parts of Sudan affecting hundreds of thousands of people. The Sudan floods, little covered by…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Emergency report: Sudan floods 5 Sep 2003

The situation in Sudan continues to deteriorate as all Plan Program Unites are now affected by the rising flood waters. No longer confined to the Kassala and River Atbara areas, Guli, Ed Duweim and North Kordafan are now reporting…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Emergency report: Sudan floods

More than 300,000 people have been left homeless as a result of the devastating floods in Kassala, Sudan and the surrounding locale. As the most active nongovernmental organization in the area, Plan is a member of the State Emergency…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe + 2 more

Childreach/Plan tackles Southern Africa food crisis head on

Childreach, part of Plan, one of the world's largest development organizations focused on children, is helping famine-hit communities in Zimbabwe, Malawi and Zambia where programs have existed for several years now. Childreach/Plan engages communities at the grass roots level and…

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Other
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Flash floods wreak havoc in Sudan

On July 28 and 29, heavy rains fell in Kassala, The next day, the Mad River - Gash, overflowing with the recent rainwater, burst through its embankment, flooding village streets. Many homes were completely damaged by the floods while…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Crisis report - Floods in Kenya

Kenya was recently hit with two weeks of heavy rains that washed out roads and bridges and submerged entire villages. The resulting floods killed at least 30 people and displaced thousands from their homes. No Plan families were endangered by the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zambia

Africa famine update: Zambia

Dr. Joyce Miti, Plan Zambia reports "The Zambian government's refusal to accept genetically modified (GM) maize for food aid has thrown the food relief operations in the country in total disarray. Plan Zambia had planned to start food relief operations in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Malawi + 2 more

Childreach/Plan tackles southern Africa food crisis head on

Childreach, part of Plan, one of the world's largest development organizations focused on children, is helping famine-hit communities in Zimbabwe, Malawi and Zambia where programs have existed for several years now. Childreach/Plan engages communities at the grass roots level and…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Malawi

Food crisis in Malawi

Poor harvests and severe food shortages have hit what is already one of the poorest countries in the world. Your help is needed today! Already suffering years of drought and irregular rainfall, recent heavy rains and flooding have made an…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Ethiopia

Crisis Situation Report: Ethiopia

The magnitude of drought and famine in the whole of Ethiopia, particularly in the south and southeast, is becoming severe. What is reported by the BBC is the area called Gode (Somali region) and Borena (Oromiya). A number of…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
Childreach
Posted:
21 Mar 2011