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Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Warns of Worsening Hunger Crisis in Zimbabwe

In Zimbabwe, recurrent droughts, coupled with rising inflation, threaten nearly half the population’s ability to put food on the table HARARE, ZIMBABWE, December 30, 2019 – Nearly seven million people across Zimbabwe are at risk of going…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
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30 Dec 2019

Zimbabwe

Nike Foundation: One Skill for a Lifetime of Success

Catholic Relief Services is improving the lives of adolescents in Rwanda and Zimbabwe. The Nike Foundation provided funding for CRS to study the impact of the programs on the lives of adolescent girls in the countries.…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
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18 Oct 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Livestock gift lifts family out of poverty

By Pride Magwali Sipho Ncube is a widow who lives with her three children and elderly mother in Dabula West, a village in southwestern Zimbabwe. Back in 2004, Sipho was selected by Catholic Relief Services and our local partner, the…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Happy with Hippo Rollers in Hopley

Agnes Mwenyali is 13 years old. Rebecca Mugone is 77. They may be far apart in age, but they have many things in common. Both love their new Hippo Rollers. These bright blue barrels hold around 20 gallons of water-an…

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Other
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CRS
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Cholera risk persists in Zimbabwe

From August 2008 through June 2009, Africa's worst cholera outbreak in 15 years killed more than 4,000 people and infected almost 100,000 in Zimbabwe, according to the United Nations. By early July, few new cases or deaths were being…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Advocates deliver care, guidance to Zimbabwe orphans

Children in Zimbabwe who have lost their parents to AIDS face extraordinary hardships. But many have advocates committed to helping them rise above their circumstances. In our work, we are trying to ensure these kids-despite all the challenges they have…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Country of trillionaires couldn't buy bread

Debbie DeVoe, CRS' regional information officer for eastern and southern Africa, is visiting projects in Zimbabwe. Until the beginning of 2009, every Zimbabwean was a trillionaire. The largest denomination of 10 trillion Zimbabwean dollars was worth about US$3, with one…

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Other
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CRS
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Team battles Zimbabwe cholera epidemic with training

By Dr. Annie Sparrow and Michael Hill As part of Catholic Relief Services' response in the outbreak of cholera in Zimbabwe - which has spread to over 60,000 people and killed over 3,000 according to the World Health Organization -…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Critical aid delivered in Zimbabwe

By Michael Hill Catholic Relief Services is providing lifesaving aid to hundreds of thousands of people in Zimbabwe as the country faces unprecedented shortages of food and medical care. In 2007, volunteers prepare lunch at the Chipfiko Primary School in Mutoko,…

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News and Press Release
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CRS
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Starting again - A new chance at life

By David Snyder Moddie Jakachira takes a seat on a small, plaid-covered couch, pulls her daughter close, and lights up the tiny space of the room with the broad smile of a survivor. At 41, Moddie has joined that rare…

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Other
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CRS
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21 Mar 2011