Monthly Humanitarian Update - January - February 2012

Key Points

  • Zimbabwe’s 2012 CAP only 4 per cent funded.

  • Food assistance partners halve rations to beneficiaries.

  • $19.6 million urgently needed for food assistance programmes.

  • Nearly 50,000 malaria cases and 36 deaths reported in first two months of 2012.

  • Rains, storms damage 115 schools countrywide.

  • Teachers’ strike threatens to reverse education gains.

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