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Zimbabwe

Addressing conflict caused by limited resources

Zimbabwe Brethren in Christ Church partner teaches peacebuilding in its agriculture training By Emily Jones As climate change takes its toll on Zimbabwe, millions who rely on agriculture are threatened with food scarcity, but Edfil Moyo, a subsistence…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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12 May 2020

Zimbabwe

Education conditions in rural Zimbabwe challenge teachers

By Julie Bell BINGA DISTRICT, Zimbabwe — It’s a bad memory for Brenda Mudzonga,* a geography teacher at Mupambe Secondary School in Zimbabwe. During her first six months at the school, there was no room for…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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23 Nov 2015

Zimbabwe + 1 more

Straddling Lao PDR and Zimbabwe

By Linda Espenshade June 14, 2012 VIENTIANE, Lao PDR – Godswill Muzarabani grew up straddling two cultures in Zimbabwe. His father was from the majority ethnic group, Shona, and his mother was Ndebele, the minority ethnic group –…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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18 Jun 2012

Zimbabwe

MCC and BIC Church respond to hunger in Zimbabwe

Blurb: MCC is supporting Zimbabwe's Brethren in Christ Church in providing emergency food supplies to 23 high schools after a four-month delay imposed by the government because of political tensions. By Tim Shenk AKRON, Pa. - Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) is supporting…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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26 May 2011

Zimbabwe

MCC partners report political violence in Zimbabwe, food aid on hold

MCC and Mennonite World Conference call for prayer, fasting for the people of Zimbabwe. By Tim Shenk June 25, 2008, AKRON, Pa. - A Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) project to feed 2,700 students at high schools in rural Zimbabwe is on…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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26 May 2011

Zimbabwe

Churches issue warning about Zimbabwe's political situation

A broad coalition of Zimbabwean churches is speaking out against a political crackdown that is underway in their country following disputed national elections on March 29. By Tim Shenk April 30, 2008, AKRON, Pa./STRASBOURG, France - A broad coalition of Zimbabwean…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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26 May 2011

Zimbabwe

MCC ships food to Zimbabwe amid political tensions

MCC is shipping 77 metric tons of wheat and soybeans to Zimbabwean communities where food has become scarce due to drought and economic turmoil. By Tim Shenk April 17, 2008, AKRON, Pa. - Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) is shipping 77 metric…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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26 May 2011

Zimbabwe

MCC partner reports post-election tension in Zimbabwe

Zimbabweans are anxiously awaiting the official results of national elections conducted on March 29 By Tim Shenk April 1, 2008, AKRON, Pa. - Zimbabweans are anxiously awaiting the official results of national elections conducted on March 29, according to Dumisani O.…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

MCC helps Zimbabwe's Brethren in Christ to alleviate hunger

MCC is helping Zimbabwe's Brethren in Christ Church distribute seeds to farmers who are struggling with drought and economic turmoil. By Tim Shenk AKRON, Pa. - Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) is helping Zimbabwe's Brethren in Christ Church distribute seeds to farmers who…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

MCC blanket distributions begin in Zimbabwe

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe - Distributions of blankets funded by MCC began in late July but are being hampered by the government's eviction of displaced people from churches where they were being sheltered. MCC has provided $75,710 Cdn./$60,000 U.S. to purchase 5,000 blankets…

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News and Press Release
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MCC
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21 Mar 2011