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Zimbabwe Floods MDRZW007 DREF review

Executive Summary: The team visited two sites, one affected by (floods, in Zaka District, Masvingo Province and hailstorms in Mberengwa District, Midland Province). The field visit gave an interesting perspective into both the “planned” flood response and…

Format:
Evaluation and Lessons Learned
Source:
IFRC
Posted:
25 Apr 2014
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Zimbabwe

UNICEF Zimbabwe CO Situation Report #5, 20 March – 4 April 2014

Highlights UNICEF working with partners is reaching more than 2,735 school going age children affected by flooding with hygiene promotion, clean water and appropriate temporary sanitation. UNICEF has also supported the initial setup of temporary learning spaces…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
UNICEF
Posted:
25 Apr 2014
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Zimbabwe

Sex workers using anti-HIV drugs instead of condoms

In Zimbabwe, 1.2 million people are living with HIV, and there are around 100,000 new infections every year. Despite this, some sex workers are having unprotected sex - and taking antiretroviral drugs afterwards to cut the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
24 Apr 2014

Zimbabwe

Villagers face water crisis at Arda Transau

A serious health hazard is looming at Arda Transau where villagers who were relocated from Chiadzwa by Anjin Investments have been without access to clean water after the Zimbabwe National Water Authority disconnected the company for…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
24 Apr 2014

Zimbabwe

Lack of Compensation Angers Displaced Flood Victims

WASHINGTON DC — Tensions are rising at Chingwizi holding camp in Masvingo as the cash-strapped government fails to raise more than $9 million needed to compensate villagers displaced by flooding at Tokwe-Mukosi Dam. The escalating tensions have…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
22 Apr 2014

Zimbabwe

Vulnerable groups get irrigation lifeline

by Pamenus Tuso When Portia Mucharemba and other ward 19 villagers in Shurugwi were relocated from their homesteads and farming plots in 2000 to pave the way for the Anglo-Platinum Unki Mine, their world seemed to have…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
17 Apr 2014

Zimbabwe

Hunger tightens grip in Chingwizi

by Regerai Tukutuku Hunger and starvation have tightened their grip at the Chingwizi holding camp where more than 3,000 people displaced by the floods along the Tokwe Mukosi basin are now living. It has emerged that the food…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
17 Apr 2014

Zimbabwe

More research needed on TB treatment defaulters

Manicaland, Midlands and Chitungwiza provinces recorded the highest number of people who defaulted on tuberculosis treatment, according to the health ministry. In his National TB Control Programme overview, the Deputy Director in the AIDS/ TB Programmes, Charles…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
10 Apr 2014