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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Water cuts raise spectre of disease outbreaks

[This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations] HARARE, 28 July (IRIN) - Residents of Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, have been forced to use river water because of ongoing breaks in the purified water supply, raising concern…

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

Zimbabwe

Food security emergency statement Zimbabwe

Humanitarian Situation Though the food security situation in Zimbabwe is much improved since 2002/2003, it is estimated that 2.3 million people in Zimbabwe's rural areas are still in need of food assistance 1. Peripheral areas near the western, northern and…

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Situation Report
Source:
Save the Children
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe camp sows seeds for sustainable farming

TONGOGARA CAMP, Zimbabwe (UNHCR) -- Permaculture is a difficult word, but to the children in Tongogara refugee camp, it spells: maize, beans, sweet potatoes, carrots, pumpkins, onions, pawpaws, oranges and bananas. The kids love their permaculture project at school. It not…

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

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Humanitarian access denied to increasingly vulnerable former farm workers

In Zimbabwe economic disruption and political intimidation and harassment have caused 150,000 former farm workers to become internally displaced. As conditions for the former farm workers deteriorate, the Government of Zimbabwe is imposing restrictions and preventing humanitarian agencies from providing…

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

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Water and Sanitation program scores major success

World Vision Zimbabwe's Water and Sanitation Program, currently underway in Beitbridge and Bubi, has achieved a great deal in just a short time. So far, 89 water points in Beitbridge, and 64 in Bubi, have been rehabilitated. The program, which…

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

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Kwashiorkor on the increase

[This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations] HARARE, 19 July (IRIN) - Further evidence of urban vulnerability in Zimbabwe has emerged with the release of a report indicating that the capital, Harare, has seen an…

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

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe AIDS orphans struggle to get back to school

HARARE, Zimbabwe 8 July 2004 - Almost a million children in Zimbabwe have lost one or both parents to AIDS. Faced with extreme poverty and forced to look after themselves, it's little wonder many have dropped out of school. Their…

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

Zimbabwe

The plight of displaced farm workers in Zimbabwe

In 2000, the Government of Zimbabwe, led by President Robert Mugabe and the ZANU-PF political party, embarked upon a program of radical land redistribution designed to address the inequalities of land ownership in Zimbabwe. In the aftermath of this…

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Other
Source:
RI
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Communal farmers benefit from links with commercial buyers

[This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations] JOHANNESBURG, 8 July (IRIN) - Some 125,000 rural households in Zimbabwe have seen an increase in crop yields and income following efforts by the United States Agency for…

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

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: New hope for education

New Zealand Government Donates Nearly One-Half Million Dollars HARARE, ZIMBABWE/6 July 2004 - UNICEF today received a contribution of US$465,920 from the New Zealand Agency for International Development to fund a multifaceted primary education, life and livelihood skills project for children…

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