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Zimbabwe COVID-19 rapid needs assessment of older people (August 2020)

Summary The COVID-19 pandemic has caused unprecedented socio-economic and health challenges for older people in Zimbabwe. The crisis has resulted in the breakdown of an already weakened health sector which lacks sufficient medication and medical staff. Furthermore,…

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Assessment
Source:
HelpAge
Posted:
02 Sep 2020
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Zimbabwe

Cholera in Zimbabwe: HelpAge partner responds

HelpAge International partner HelpAge Zimbabwe is responding to the cholera epidemic which is sweeping across the country, claiming scores of lives each day. Since the beginning of November, some 1,000 people have died and more than 20,000 cases have been…

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

Zimbabwe

NGO ban puts older people at risk of starvation in Zimbabwe

Severe food shortages and the continuing ban on non-governmental organisation's (NGO) activities are placing hundreds of thousands of vulnerable people in Zimbabwe at critical risk of starvation. A combination of hyperinflation, rising food prices and the failure of the summer…

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