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Health Alert, New Lockdown Restrictions, and Commercial Flights

Location:  Zimbabwe Event:  Update on Lockdown Restrictions and Availability of Commercial Flights On July 21, President Mnangagwa announced new restrictions under Zimbabwe’s lockdown regulations including: implementing a curfew from 6am to 6pm except for essential services. Given the new surge of reported cases of COVID -19 in Zimbabwe, the following types of businesses can only ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Harare, Zimbabwe 

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Harare, Zimbabwe  Location: Harare and Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.  Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods: · Harare Central Business District (CBD) · Bulawayo Central Business District (CBD) Event: Local political figures have called for a potentially large protest against the Zimbabwean government and corruption on July 31 while others have called for counter-protests. There is  a ...
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PEPFAR announces latest HIV program progress & new investments to reach more people in greatest need

July 6, 2020 At the opening of the 23rd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2020), the  U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)  released its latest program results, showing significant gains in reaching populations in greatest need with life-saving HIV services, and announced new investments aimed at further accelerating PEPFAR’s progress. PEPFAR has reached over 1.5 million adolescent girls and young women with comprehensive ...
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2020 Trafficking in Persons Report

ZIMBABWE: TIER 2 The Government of Zimbabwe does not fully meet the minimum  standards for the elimination of trafficking but is making significant efforts to do so. The  government demonstrated overall increasing efforts compared to the previous reporting period; therefore Zimbabwe remained on Tier 2. These efforts included investigating and prosecuting more traffickers and increasing ...
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