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More Zimbabwean Men Get Circumcised to Reduce HIV Risk

Sebastian Mhofu SHURUGWI, ZIMBABWE—Zimbabwe is one of the countries hardest hit by the AIDS epidemic. For the past couple of years, the government has been urging men to get circumcised, a procedure that lowers the risk…

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News and Press Release
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VOA
Posted:
27 Oct 2015

Zimbabwe

Stigma, Complacency Threaten Zimbabwe's Gains in HIV/AIDS Fight

Ndimyake Mwakalyele WASHINGTON DC—That Zimbabwe has made progress in reducing HIV-infection in the country is a feat, many applaud. But some health experts warn if unchecked, stigma, discrimination and complacency could reverse the gains. Dr. Beth…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
20 Oct 2015

Zimbabwe

ZPP Monthly Monitor (September 2015)

Executive Summary The political environment continues to be stressed with various coercion phenomena manifesting around several sticky issues. Violations in this month’s report range from land invasions, the denial of the right to food, the right to…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
ZPP
Posted:
19 Oct 2015
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Zimbabwe

Launch of 24 Hour Sexual Gender Based Violence Clinic

Health Ministry, City of Harare, launch new 24 Hour Sexual Gender Based Violence (SGBV) Clinic Harare, 15 October, 2015 - The Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) and the City Health Department with support from the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UNFPA
Posted:
15 Oct 2015

Zimbabwe + 1 more

Race against time to save Kariba dam

A catastrophic failure of the Kariba Dam on the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia would put three and a half million lives at risk and knock out forty per cent of southern Africa’s hydroelectricity supply, according…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
15 Oct 2015

Zimbabwe

'UNFPA making a difference in Zimbabwe'

UNFPA Deputy Executive Director and UN Assistant Secretary-General Ms. Kate Gilmore concludes visit to Zimbabwe Harare, 9 October 2015 – UNFPA Deputy Executive Director and UN Assistant Secretary-General Ms. Kate Gilmore concluded a 3-day visit to support…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UNFPA
Posted:
15 Oct 2015

Zimbabwe

$86m Urgently Required to Tackle Food Insecurity

Harare, 9 October 2015 – The United Nations in Zimbabwe appealed today to humanitarian and development partners for US$ 86 million to urgently fill a shortfall to support 1.5 million people affected by food insecurity in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UN RC Zimbabwe
Posted:
09 Oct 2015

Zimbabwe

Govt admits foot-and-mouth failure

The department of veterinary services has admitted that it has failed to deal with the foot-and-mouth outbreak in the southern part of the country, which has claimed the lives of thousands of livestock. The authorities have suspended…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
The Zimbabwean
Posted:
08 Oct 2015