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22 Dec 2000 description
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UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network for Southern Africa
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21 Dec 2000 description

Rome, 21 December 2000 - Some 28 million people in sub-Saharan Africa are facing severe food shortages as serious food supply problems persist in a number of countries, mainly because of prolonged drought and civil strife, according to a report released today by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). The situation is most critical in eastern Africa, where 20 million people face serious food shortages that will require continued food aid well into 2001.

15 Dec 2000 description
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UNITED NATIONS
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11 Dec 2000 description
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ZAMBIA-DRC: Refugee influx continues

08 Dec 2000 description

This report includes: (A) Resources situation (B) Palestinian Territory (C) Kenya (D) Ethiopia (E) Sierra Leone (F) Burundi (G) DR Congo (H) Balkans (I) Vietnam (J) East Timor

01 Dec 2000 description

December 2000-January-February 2001 (DJF) forecast summary

24 Nov 2000 description
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UNITED NATIONS
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20 Nov 2000 description
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ZIMBABWE: Police make arrests after clashes

10 Nov 2000 description
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03 Nov 2000 description
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SOUTH AFRICA: Suspected bombers arrested

30 Oct 2000 description


Overview
The World Food Programme wishes to thank donors for their continued generosity. This year donors have contributed over US $ 1.3 billion, and WFP has used these resources to mobilise over 3.1 million tons of food aid distributed to needy people.

27 Oct 2000 description

This report includes: (A) Resources (B) Executive Board Session (C) Horn of Africa: (1) Kenya, (2) Ethiopia (D) Great Lakes Region: (1) Democratic Republic of Congo, (2) Tanzania, (3) Burundi (E) Sierra Leone (F) Angola (G) Palestinian Territory (H) Afghanistan (I) Southeast Asia: (1) Cambodia, (2) Vietnam

20 Oct 2000 description

This report includes: (A) Resources Situation: Refugee Operations in Africa, Donor Consultation (B) Palestinian Territory (C) Vietnam (D) Uganda (E) Horn of Africa: Kenya and Eritrea (F) Sierra Leone (G) Southern Africa: Angola and Namibia (H) East Timor (I) Events: UN World Food Day, Awards Ceremony 2000, Executive Board Session

18 Oct 2000 description
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ANGOLA: Foreign Minister denies DRC agreement

13 Oct 2000 description
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13 Oct 2000 description

This report includes: (A) Palestinian Territory (B) Southeast Asia Floods: Cambodia, Vietnam (C) Central Asia Drought: Afghanistan, Georgia (D) DPR Korea (E) Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Kenya, Eritrea (F) Great Lakes: DR Congo, Republic of Congo, Burundi (G) Sierra Leone (H) Southern Africa: Angola, Namibia

19 Sep 2000 description
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GA/9774
Assembly Continues General Debate

Africans needed and deserved hands-on solidarity and constructive engagement with the developed world if they were to succeed in the struggle for peace and development, said Mompati S. Merafhe, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Botswana, said this afternoon as the General Assembly continued its general debate. The struggle for peace and security in the continent remained an all- consuming preoccupation.

01 Sep 2000 description
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