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Zimbabwe: More teachers suspended for striking

JOHANNESBURG, 29 October (IRIN) - The impasse between striking teachers in Zimbabwe and the government over better pay continued on Tuesday as a further 230 teachers were served with letters of suspension. So far close to 700 teachers have been ordered…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

CRS food relief reaches sick and malnourished in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe, October 29, 2002 - Responding to the severe food crisis that has threatened millions in Zimbabwe with malnutrition and starvation, Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is providing direct food assistance in 20 of the country's rural hospitals and reaching…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Humanitarian Situation Report 29 Oct 2002

Social Services Cabinet Action Committee/UNCT link developed By invitation, the UN Humanitarian Co-ordinator and Country Team continue to participate in the GoZ Social Services Cabinet Action Committee. The committee meets fortnightly and is developing as a discussion…

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Situation Report
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UN RRU
Posted:
29 Oct 2002

Zimbabwe

Southern Africa: Project aims to fill seed gap

JOHANNESBURG, 29 October (IRIN) - In response to the desperate need for agricultural rehabilitation in Southern Africa, Catholic Relief Services (CRS) has begun an initiative aimed at providing timely inputs to farmers in the region. Having just returned from a…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: By-election marred by allegations of foul play

JOHANNESBURG, 28 October (IRIN) - Elections in Zimbabwe were once again marred by allegations of intimidation and misappropriation of relief food - this time in the weekend parliamentary by-election in Insiza in Matabeleland South. The opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC)…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

U.S. fears too late to halt Zimbabwe famine

By David Brough ROME, (Reuters) - A senior U.S. official believes it may be too late to prevent famine striking Zimbabwe and says the country is largely to blame for its dire food shortages. "Zimbabwe is heading into a major, major…

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News and Press Release
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Reuters
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe + 4 more

IFRC Secretary General in show of support for southern Africa operation

by Marko Kokic in Johannesburg In a show of support for the National Red Cross Societies struggling to cope with a growing food crisis across southern Africa, the secretary general of the International Federation, Didier Cherpitel, has held talks…

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News and Press Release
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IFRC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe + 4 more

UNICEF Humanitarian Action: Southern Africa Crisis Donor Update 23 Oct 2002

HIV/AIDS & poverty: underlying cause of the humanitarian crisis in southern Africa More than half of the at-risk 14 million people are children Growing number of child-headed households Some three-quarters of funding needs remain unmet Click here to see southern…

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Situation Report
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UNICEF
Posted:
23 Oct 2002

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Teachers vow to continue striking

JOHANNESBURG, 22 October (IRIN) - The leader of the nationwide teachers' strike underway in Zimbabwe has vowed to continue pressing for better pay, despite alleged government harrasment. "The government's continued harassment has only strengthened our resolve to continue with the…

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

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Red Cross Society intensifies food distribution

HARARE, Oct 22, 2002 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The Zimbabwe Red Cross Society said here Tuesday that it has intensified food distribution to needy people to cushion them against the effects of drought. Information and public relations officer Varaidzo Dongozi pointed…

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News and Press Release
Source:
Xinhua
Posted:
21 Mar 2011