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Mozambique

Preparing for disaster in Mozambique

As world leaders meet in Copenhagen, an example of how planning can reduce the impact of climate change When floods struck Mozambique two years ago, followed by a cyclone, over 100,000 people were...

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Mozambique

Food aid needed for 350,000 Mozambicans, UN says

By Charles Mangwiro MAPUTO, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Around 350,000 people in Mozambique need food aid because of poor harvests, but the U.N. World Food Programme is running short of funds, a WFP official...

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Namibia

Namibia: Kavango villagers face starvation

By Petronella Sibeene RUNDU - Many households are staring hunger in the face in the Kavango Region and are appealing to the Government to speed up its food distribution programme before they face...

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Lesotho + 6 more

Southern Africa Food Security Update, August 2008

Recently concluded vulnerability assessments indicate that while a majority of households in southern Africa will have adequate food over this consumption season, widespread acute and chronic food...

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Zambia

AFDB and Zambia sign US$ 500,000 flood relief

Lusaka, 1 Aug. 2008 -- The African Development Bank President, Donald Kaberuka, on Friday in Lusaka signed an agreement for a grant of US$ 500,000 to help provide relief to victims of recent flash...

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Afghanistan + 25 more

Central Emergency Response Fund two year evaluation

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY In its resolution 60/124 of December 2005, the General Assembly of the United Nations sought to remedy two problems that had bedevilled UN efforts to deliver humanitarian assistance...

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Mozambique + 3 more

Southern Africa: New money to mitigate disaster

JOHANNESBURG, 24 July 2008 (IRIN) - In an effort to mitigate the negative impact of climate change, new funding by European Commission's Humanitarian Aid department (ECHO) will help bolster disaster...

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Malawi

Malawi: Floods DREF Operation No. MDRMW002 Final Report

The International Federation's Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) is a source of un-earmarked money created by the Federation in 1985 to ensure that immediate financial support is available for...

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Mozambique

Mozambique Appeal No. MAAMZ001 Report 2006 - 2007

This report covers the period of 01/01/2006 to 31/12/2007 of a two-year planning and appeal process. In brief Programme summary: Mozambique Red Cross (1) (CVM) prioritized response to emergencies in...

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Zambia

Zambia Appeal No. MAAZM001 Report 2006 - 2007

This report covers the period of 01/01/2007 to 31/12/2007 of a two-year planning and appeal process. In brief Programme Summary: The 2006-2007 programmes were developed based on the National Society...

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Angola

Angola: Appeal No. MAAAO001 Report 2006 - 2007

This report covers the period of 01/01 2006 to 31/12/2007 of a two-year planning and appeal process. In brief Programme summary: - Angola Red Cross (ARC) went through a change of leadership with the...

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