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Zimbabwe Issues Flood Warnings Across Country Amid Heavy Rains

Meteorological Department Officer Tichaona Zinyemba told VOA the Civil Protection Unit had been activated and was monitoring the situation The Zimbabwe weather services department on Friday issued a flood alert for areas in the north and east…

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News and Press Release
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VOA
Posted:
31 Dec 2011

Zimbabwe

Rape by Juveniles a Growing Concern in Zimbabwe, Experts Say

The Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council said female condom use remains low compared with that of male condoms despite active promotion by public health authorities, but competitive on African terms Jonga Kandemiiri, Sandra Nyaira | Washington The Adult…

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News and Press Release
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VOA
Posted:
29 Dec 2011

Zimbabwe

Clean Water and Good Health in Zimbabwe

By Kathryn Paik* December 22, 2011—Water and sanitation are key to good hygiene practices, and good hygiene practices promote good health. The Nyadire Connection and the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) are working together to ensure…

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News and Press Release
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UMCOR
Posted:
28 Dec 2011

Zimbabwe

WFP buy local scheme helps farmers

HARARE, 27 December 2011 (IRIN) - Veteran small-scale farmer Trynos Mamombe has returned to maize farming after two years, thanks to a multi-partner initiative which is helping him to market his crop and get paid for…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
Posted:
28 Dec 2011

Zimbabwe

Where pensions can mean poverty

HARARE, 23 December 2011 (IRIN) - After working for 42 years at a private company as an office messenger, Kamunjoma Dikani, 73, retired in 2000, just as Zimbabwe's hyperinflation began to take root. The company offered him…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
Posted:
27 Dec 2011

Zimbabwe + 1 more

Leading Zimbabwe Hospital Without Power; Britain Pledges Health Aid

British aid official David Fish, in handing over a rehabilitation center to Mpilo Hospital in Bulawayo, said most of Britain’s $130 million 2012 aid package would go to restoring essential health and education services in the…

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News and Press Release
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VOA
Posted:
22 Dec 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin Number 141 Epidemiological week 49 (week ending 11 December 2011)

Highlights: week 49 (05 - 11 Dec 2011) Typhoid outbreak in Harare City Anthrax outbreak in Mash Central Province Contents A.General context B.Epidemic prone diseases C.Events of public health importance in the region D.Completeness and timeliness of the national data E.Acknowledgments F.Annexes 1.Classification of events that…

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Situation Report
Source:
Govt. Zimbabwe, WHO
Posted:
21 Dec 2011
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Zimbabwe

General Assembly Speakers Praise Kimberly Process for Significantly Reducing Scope of Conflict Diamond Trade, Say Initiative ‘Too Important to Fail’

GA/11199 Sixty-sixth General Assembly Plenary 87th (Resumed) & 90th Meetings (AM & PM) Express Concern at Boycott of 2011 Meeting by NGO Global Witness; Also Elects 25 Judges to Mechanism for Rwanda, Former Yugoslavia Tribunals Hailing the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme as…

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News and Press Release
Source:
UN GA
Posted:
21 Dec 2011
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Zimbabwe Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin Number 140 Epidemiological week 48 (week ending 4 December 2011)

Highlights Outbreak of Typhoid in Harare City Outbreak of Anthrax in Mashonaland Central Province Contents A.General context B.Epidemic prone diseases C.Events of public health importance in the region D.Timeliness and completeness of the national data E.Acknowledgments F. Annexes 1: classification of events that may constitute a…

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Situation Report
Source:
Govt. Zimbabwe, WHO
Posted:
20 Dec 2011
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