Reports

ReliefWeb results

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Price Bulletin, December 2017

The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) monitors trends in staple food prices in countries vulnerable to food insecurity. For each FEWS NET country and region, the Price Bulletin provides a set of charts showing…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
31 Dec 2017
Files:
Download

Zimbabwe + 6 more

Southern Africa Price Bulletin, December 2017

Most households in Southern Africa depend on maize as their main source of food and energy, given the high volumes and ease with which it is produced. Alternative food crops that are consumed as substitutes include…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
31 Dec 2017
Files:
Download

Zimbabwe

Integrating HIV testing with EPI: a second chance to protect infants

HIV testing of exposed infants by 6–8 weeks of age is critical for preventing early morbidity and mortality among those who are HIV positive. When HIV-positive infants remain undiagnosed, they lose the opportunity to access antiretroviral…

Format:
Evaluation and Lessons Learned
Source:
3ie
Posted:
29 Dec 2017
Files:
Download

Zimbabwe

Agriculture a hard sell for Zimbabwe’s youth

Tawanda Majoni Author Note Part of a special project that explores the impact of climate change on the food security and livelihoods of small-scale farmers in Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal and Zimbabwe Laiza Mukute’s 14-hectare plot is a pale shadow…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
28 Dec 2017

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's farmers brace for return of destructive new pests

by Andrew Mambondiyani Fall armyworm and other new pests are making life even harder for southern Africa's embattled farmers By Andrew Mambondiyani MAFUKE, Zimbabwe, Dec 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Farmers in Zimbabwe are anxiously watching their crops, fearing…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Posted:
27 Dec 2017

Zimbabwe

The magic of results-based financing

In 2018, the Zimbabwean government will fully take over the World Bank financed and Cordaid implemented health program in Zimbabwe. “We helped to revitalize the national health system”, says Arjanne Rietsema, Cordaid’s Country director in Zimbabwe.…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Cordaid
Posted:
26 Dec 2017

Zimbabwe

Bumper Zimbabwe harvest prompts bigger bet on “command agriculture”

Critics argue the centralised subsidy scheme has some major gaps and is unsustainable By Tawanda Majoni Zimbabwe is expected to harvest 2.1 million metric tonnes of maize this year after good rains followed successive El Niño-induced droughts. For…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
24 Dec 2017

Zimbabwe

Targeting vulnerable households for humanitarian cash transfers

Executive summary This case study details the experiences of the emergency cash-based response to droughts in southern Zimbabwe from 2015 to 2017. CARE International in partnership with World Vision International (WVI) implemented a Department for International Development…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
CARE
Posted:
27 Dec 2017
Files:
Download

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Food Security Outlook Update, December 2017

Below normal rains received across the bulk of the country during the first half of the season KEY MESSAGES • Most northern and typical cereal-surplus areas continue to experience Minimal (IPC Phase 1) food security outcomes which are…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
22 Dec 2017
Files:
Download

Zimbabwe

Joint Statement by the UN System in Zimbabwe

The United Nations (UN) System in Zimbabwe welcomes the expressed commitment of the Government towards: social cohesion and peace; economic recovery and job creation; improved quality delivery of social services; anti-corruption; accelerated reform efforts including in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UNCT Zimbabwe, UN RC Zimbabwe
Posted:
19 Dec 2017