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Zimbabwe

Zim’s food security in distress: CFU

Zimbabwe’s maize production is still far below the country’s consumption figures, says the Commercial Farmers Union President, Charles Taffs. Failure by government to come up with agricultural policies that work in the interest of growers would condemn…

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News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
29 May 2014

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Food Security Brief, March 2014

Introduction This Food Security Brief is a starting point for anyone seeking a deep understanding of the range of factors influencing food security in Zimbabwe. It draws on decades of FEWS NET data and information on livelihoods,…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
29 May 2014
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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's women farmers on the rise

HARARE, 27 May 2014 (IRIN) - The spike in women managing their own agricultural land following Zimbabwe’s 2000 land reform programme catapulted the country to high up in the African league of female farmers tilling their…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
27 May 2014

Zimbabwe + 13 more

Southern Africa Humanitarian Bulletin: Issue 15, May 2014

HIGHLIGHTS An estimated 383,261 people were affected by floods or storms and at least 117 people lost their lives during the 2013/2014 rainfall season. Tropical Cyclone Hellen, which impacted Mozambique, Comoros and Madagascar in late March, was one…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
OCHA
Posted:
30 May 2014
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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Food Security Outlook Update May 2014

The ongoing main harvest continues to improve food security for very poor households Key Messages As harvesting activities progress, most households are currently consuming cereals from own production and experiencing Minimal (IPC Phase 1) food insecurity outcomes. These…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
24 May 2014
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Zimbabwe

ZPP Monthly Monitor (April 2014)

Executive Summary The political environment throughout the country has remained relatively peaceful with a significant reduction in incidents of politically motivated human violations recorded during the month. There were 181 incidents witnessed in April down from the…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
ZPP
Posted:
23 May 2014
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Zimbabwe

Water misery intensifies in Zim as new humanitarian crisis takes shape

In city centres people are resorting to digging wells and even the hospitals face a major crisis. While the major focus has been on economic problems Zimbabwe has been facing owing to a severe liquidity crunch, which…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
23 May 2014

Zimbabwe

Diarrhoea Hits Harare Suburbs

Thomas Chiripasi 22.05.2014 17:45 WASHINGTON — An outbreak of diarrhoea has hit some of Harare’s western suburbs amid concern that the local authority is failing to provide adequate water in those suburbs. Reports indicate that several cases of diarrhea,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
23 May 2014

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Floods DREF Operation n° MDRZW009 Operations update

Summary: Zimbabwe was affected by floods, landslides and hailstorms on the 09.02.2014 affecting approximately 20 000 people. The government of Zimbabwe declared the flooding in Tokwe Mukosi, Masvingo province a national disaster. The affected population was relocated…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
IFRC
Posted:
19 May 2014
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Zimbabwe

NGOs spend $3m at Chingwizi

Contrary to government claims that Non Governmental Organisations were shunning Chingwizi flood victims, it emerged this week that the NGOs have so far spent close $3 million in both material and financial assistance amid reports that…

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