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Southern Africa: Emergency food security assessments point to rising needs

Summary The SADC FANR Regional and National Vulnerability Assessment Committees (VACs), in collaboration with key partners, have undertaken Emergency Food Security Assessments in the six SADC countries most affected by food shortages. The assessments looked at macro…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
SADC
Posted:
30 Sep 2002

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Opposition cries foul over local elections

JOHANNESBURG, 27 September (IRIN) - Zimbabweans are scheduled to return to the polls this weekend to vote for district councils whose tasks include the delivery of local services and overseeing the distribution of food aid. However, there were two last…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Government allows seed price increase

JOHANNESBURG, 26 September (IRIN) - The Zimbabwean government has announced that seed producers can raise their retail price by between 120 and 375 percent to encourage them to release seeds for the coming planting season. The controlled seed prices for…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Food for the most needy

by Steve Matthews, World Vision Emergency Response Communications September 26, 2002. Gwanda, Zimbabwe - First things first! Before World Vision could talk to fourteen-year-old Tradewell Moyo, he had to eat. He and his eleven-year-old sister Sibonginkosi hadn't consumed even a scrap…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
World Vision
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: MDC asks High Court to postpone local elections

JOHANNESBURG, 25 September (IRIN) - Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has asked the Harare High Court to postpone this weekend's local elections on the grounds that the government has not complied with the Electoral Act. "They still haven't…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Crisis has regional impact

JOHANNESBURG, 25 September (IRIN) - Developments in Zimbabwe have been identified as a threat to democracy and the rule of law and as a key reason for the flight of capital from the regional economy. In a hard-hitting statement, the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

UN expert says developments in Zimbabwe threaten peace and democracy in Africa

A United Nations human rights expert today voiced outrage over the deterioration of the rule of law in Zimbabwe and called on the international community to pressure the country's Government for the sake of regional stability. The UN Special Rapporteur…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UN News
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Hunger making its way into Zimbabwe's classrooms

Mercy Corps assessment finds fainting and reduced energy levels becoming daily occurrences in schools When drought destroyed her family's crops earlier this year, eighteen-year-old Privilege Chipunza had no choice but to drop out of school. Her parents could no longer…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mercy Corps
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Teaching them a lesson: A report on the attack on Zimbabwean teachers

INTRODUCTION The attack of teachers has been ongoing against the backdrop of violence being perpetrated against civil servants (including district administrators, and nurses) by ruling party (Zanu PF) supporters, "war veterans" and the youth militia. Violence against…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
Hrforumzim
Posted:
20 Sep 2002

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: UNICEF takes urgent action as cholera outbreak claims more lives

Thursday 19th September - The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has taken urgent action to avert further loss of life due to the cholera outbreak in Zaka and Bikita districts, Masvingo Province. Despite current efforts to combat cholera, more…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
UNICEF
Posted:
21 Mar 2011