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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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United States provides additional US$15 million to respond to increased food insecurity

Harare, 28 February, 2019 –The United States Government announced US$15 million in additional funding to respond to the critical food security situation in Zimbabwe.  The contribution, provided through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), brings the total U.S. funding for the current lean season to US$38 million, ensuring nearly 600,000 rural Zimbabweans have adequate ...
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