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Zimbabwe: Chaotic urban transition in Africa

ZIMBABWE EVICTIONS COME AT A HEAVY COST With little or no warning, the Government of Zimbabwe in May 2005 embarked on an operation to "clean up" its cities. "Operation Murambatsvina", or Operation Restore Order, started in the capital Harare and…

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News and Press Release
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UN DGC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe + 3 more

Press conference by Under-Secretary-General for humanitarian affairs

"I am a humanitarian worker, and it is my job to coordinate relief operations for vulnerable peoples around the world. It is, therefore, with regret that I confirm today that I cannot, as I have hoped, launch an agreed…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UN DGC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe + 5 more

Press conference by World Food Programme

In a press conference at Headquarters on 23 July, the Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP) told reporters that the deepening humanitarian crisis in southern Africa was perhaps the most severe and urgent dilemma the facing the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UN DGC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe + 5 more

World Food Programme press conference launching emergency appeal for Southern Africa

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today launched a massive appeal to provide emergency food relief to six countries in southern Africa, where some 12.8 million people are threatened with starvation over the next nine months. Announcing the appeal at…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UN DGC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Secretary-General encourages President Mugabe to defuse tensions in Zimbabwe

Secretary-General Kofi Annan today described the situation in Zimbabwe as "worrisome" but said he was encouraged by his telephone conversations with President Mugabe and the indications that the Zimbabwean leader was taking steps to ease tensions. Responding to questions from…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UN DGC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011