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U.S. contributes $60.55 million to the WFP to assist Zimbabwe during the lean season

Harare, July 6, 2020 – The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will provide $60.55 million toward the World Food Programme’s (WFP) 2020/21 Lean Season Food Assistance program in Zimbabwe.  The lean season assistance will begin in August and will feed nearly one million people during the peak of the season, ...
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ADVICE FOR RETURNING RESIDENTS TO ZIMBABWE

Updated Entry/Exit Requirements Zimbabwe’s borders are closed to non-residents. The Zimbabwean government has confirmed that U.S. citizens, including dual nationals, are allowed to exit Zimbabwe. Please check with your airline carrier before flying to confirm any additional requirements.  Quarantine All residents returning to Zimbabwe are subject to a 21-day quarantine period at a government-approved facility, though in practice, the government has ...
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2019 Report on International Religious Freedom: Zimbabwe

The constitution prohibits religious discrimination and provides for freedom of religion, including the freedom to practice, propagate, and give expression to one’s religion, in public or in private and alone or with others. Religious and civil society groups reported the government occasionally monitored public events, prayer rallies, church congregations, and religiously affiliated nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) ...
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United States increases COVID-19 funding to $18 million in Zimbabwe

Harare, June 16 2020– The United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), has committed an additional $10 million in response to COVID-19. The funds will go to the World Food Programme (WFP) for humanitarian assistance for nearly 100,000 vulnerable people in eight urban areas. With this additional funding, U.S. assistance to ...
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United States funding to combat COVID-19 in Zimbabwe now exceeds $8 million

Harare, May 29, 2020 – The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), has committed an additional $2 million in health assistance to support the people of Zimbabwe during the COVID-19 pandemic. U.S. assistance to Zimbabwe’s COVID-19 response now exceeds US$8 million.  USAID has now committed $5 million and the U.S. Centers ...
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