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United States provides US$100,000 for emergency cyclone relief

United States provides US$100,000 for emergency cyclone relief  Harare, 22 March, 2019 – The United States Government provided an initial contribution of US$100,000 to respond to emergency needs in Zimbabwe following Cyclone Idai.  The contribution, provided through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance, will support immediate interventions to deliver ...
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STATEMENT BY ROBERT PALLADINO, DEPUTY SPOKESPERSON

March 19, 2019 Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Malawi, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe who have been affected by Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa.  The United States is mobilizing to provide support to our partners in Malawi, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe to assist with the relief efforts.  Our embassies in each of these countries stand ...
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Weather Alert –Zimbabwe

Location: Masvingo, Manicaland, Mashonaland East and Harare (March 15, 2019) Event: Cyclone Idai is expected to affect the eastern parts of Zimbabwe between Friday, March 15 and Saturday, March 16.  Forecasters expect extremely high winds, heavy rainfall and flooding in the provinces of Masvingo, Manicaland, Mashonaland East and Harare. Actions to Take: Monitor local news ...
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2018 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT

Zimbabwe is constitutionally a republic. On July 30, the country elected Emmerson Mnangagwa president in general elections. Despite incremental improvements from past elections, domestic and international observers noted serious concerns and called for further reforms necessary to meet regional and international standards for democratic elections. While the pre-election period saw increased democratic space, numerous factors ...
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United States provides additional US$15 million to respond to increased food insecurity

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Brian A. Nichols United Nations Flash Appeal for Humanitarian Assistance Thursday, February 28, 2019; 17:00 Meikles Hotel, Harare   Under-Secretary-General, Sir Mark Lowcock United Nations Resident Coordinator, Mr. Bishow Parajuli Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet, Dr. Misheck Sibanda Deputy Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet, Mr. Justin Mupamhanga ...
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