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04 Mar 2013 description
report New Era

WINDHOEK – The Namibian fishing industry has united in providing relief aid support to the people of Mozambique after that country recently experienced floods affecting over 1.4 million people. More than 20 fishing companies donated in excess of 38 tonnes of fish and fish products with a combined value of over N$500 000, excluding logistical expenses.

11 Aug 2010 description
report New Era

By Irene Hoaës

WINDHOEK - The number of vulnerable people that need humanitarian assistance in SADC has increased from 3.6 million in 2009 to 4.04 million in 2010.

Namibia is among the eight countries consisting of Malawi, Mozambique, Lesotho, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe that require humanitarian assistance.

According to the SADC Director for Food Agriculture and Natural Resources, Magreth Nyirenda, not even during the worst food crises in SADC in 1991/2 had the figures been that high.