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EU and UNICEF working together to prevent and control cholera in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe, 29 November 2018 – The European Union has contributed €400,000 to support UNICEF’s response to Zimbabwe’s cholera outbreak. The contribution will fund critical water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) activities to address the challenges driving the…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ECHO, UNICEF
Posted:
30 Nov 2018

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Cholera Outbreak Report #4 (23 November 2018)

HIGHLIGHTS As of 21 November 2018, 10,202 cholera cases with 55 deaths (9,933 suspected and 269 confirmed cases) - case fatality rate of 0.54 per cent has been reported. An estimated 21 per cent of the reported…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
UNICEF
Posted:
29 Nov 2018
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Southern Africa Monthly Food Price Update - November 2018

Highlights In most countries across southern Africa, national average maize prices currently remain below 5 year average (5YA) levels. The exception to this is Zambia, where in September, the national average maize price was 5 percent above the 5YA. Markets…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
WFP
Posted:
28 Nov 2018
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Ireland helps Zimbabwe respond to cholera outbreak

The Embassy of Ireland in Pretoria recently provided funding of €250,000 to UNICEF to deliver emergency water, sanitation and health (WASH) services in Harare. This support forms part of Ireland’s response to the Cholera Outbreak in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Govt. Ireland
Posted:
28 Nov 2018

Zimbabwe

Drought-threatened Zimbabwe faces a quandary: Grow maize or not?

As the climate dries, maize is becoming harder to grow in much of Zimbabwe - but shifting away from it is a challenge By Lungelo Ndhlovu EZIMNYAMA, Zimbabwe, Nov 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As Zimbabwe's farmers head…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Posted:
27 Nov 2018

Zimbabwe

Severe Drought in Zimbabwe Threatening Livelihoods

November 26, 2018 4:49 AM Columbus Mavhunga BULAWAYO, ZIMBABWE — Some villagers in one of Zimbabwe's driest areas are appealing for food and fear their livestock, their source of livelihoods, will die due to a lack of water.…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
26 Nov 2018

Zimbabwe + 8 more

Southern Africa Key Message Update, November 2018

Key Messages The poor harvest caused by severe dry spells in early 2018 continue to affect many areas across the region as poor households have little to no food stocks, below-average incomes, and depend on market purchases…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
17 Nov 2018

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Farmers Call for Help to Mitigate Drought Effects

Farmers in Zimbabwe are appealing for funds to irrigate their land, in hopes of fending off a possible drought predicted by the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization. FAO says droughts caused by the El Nino weather…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
13 Nov 2018