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Typhoid slowly engulfing Zimbabwe

by Peter Marimudza Wednesday 29 February 2012 HARARE -- A typhoid outbreak that began in Harare last year is steadily spreading across Zimbabwe with more than 3 000 cases reported although only one death due to the disease…

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News and Press Release
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ZimOnline
Posted:
29 Feb 2012

Zimbabwe

Gardening co-op saves villagers from hunger

Buhera south is experiencing serious food shortages with many surviving on one meal a day. In an attempt to assist the elderly and orphans to stave off hunger, a group of 35 people has formed a…

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News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
29 Feb 2012

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Health Officials Scramble As Typhoid Spreads Beyond Harare

Epidemiology and Disease Control Director Dr. Portia Manangazira told Parliament’s committee on health that most typhoid cases were reported in Kuwadzana, Mufakose and Crowborough Violet Gonda & Irwin Chifera | Washington The Zimbabwean Ministry of Health said Tuesday…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
29 Feb 2012

Zimbabwe

Child labour on the rise

HARARE, 24 February 2012 (IRIN) - Widespread poverty, a lack of social services and poor enforcement of legislation are hindering efforts to eradicate child labour in Zimbabwe. According to a 2010 UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) report, 13…

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News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
27 Feb 2012

Zimbabwe

AIDS levy generates new resources for treatment

An additional 70 000 Zimbabweans living with HIV will get access to anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment by the end of 2012, using the country’s National AIDS Trust Fund. This announcement by the Zimbabwe National AIDS Council is…

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News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
24 Feb 2012

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin Number 150 Epidemiological week 6 (week ending 12 February 2012)

Highlights: Week 6 (6-12Feb 2012) 233 typhoid cases reported this week Decrease in malaria cases at national level 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 Classification of events that…

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Situation Report
Source:
Govt. Zimbabwe, WHO
Posted:
24 Feb 2012
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Zimbabwe

Mothers, babies detained at Mpilo for non-payment

Several women told The Zimbabwean they were being ill-treated by authorities there because they could not pay. “I was detained in the pre-natal ward for almost a day after I failed to raise $155 user fees. My…

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News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
22 Feb 2012

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Boost for water and sanitation services in Zim

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has received an additional $6.7 million from the Australian Government’s International Development Assistance Programme to improve water and sanitation services in Zimbabwe. Under the new grant more than 260,000 people from…

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News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
22 Feb 2012

Zimbabwe

Dozens of People Face Eviction From Zimbabwe Farms

It has been more than 10 years since President Robert Mugabe’s government began seizing white-owned commercial farms for redistribution to poor blacks. The beneficiaries were his supporters, however, with many of the elite, including the presidential couple,…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
21 Feb 2012

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