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Crop prospects and food situation - No. 2, Abr 2007

HIGHLIGHTS World cereal production in 2007 is forecast by FAO to increase some 4 percent to a record 2 082 million tonnes. The bulk of the increase is expected in maize, with a bumper crop already...

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Madagascar

Sixth cyclone of the season about to hit Madagascar

450,000 people already affected Antananarivo, 2 April 2007 - Since December 2006, approximately 450,000 people have become the victims of natural disasters across Madagascar. These families urgently...

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Zambia

Zambia: Flood rehabilitation to begin

PRESIDENT Mwanawasa has said that Government will soon start rehabilitating infrastructure destroyed by floods throughout the country. The President said that the rehabilitation would start at the...

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Zambia

Zambia: Rapid flood impact assessment report Mar 2007

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Following reports of floods from various districts countrywide, the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) commissioned a Rapid Flood Impact Assessment in February 2007. The...

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Mozambique

UNICEF situation report Mozambique, 26-30 Mar 2007

Major Developments Explosion of Weapons Depot in Maputo The INGC reports that a total of 102 people have died as a result of the explosions in the weapons depot in the outskirts of the city of Maputo...

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Mozambique

Mozambique: Race to help resettle flood victims

With the imminent start of the planting season, the race is on to provide emergency assistance to more than 100,000 vulnerable flood victims in Mozambique currently in largely inaccessible sites. ...

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Madagascar

Mission du SPF à Madagascar

Julien Lauprêtre, Président du SPF, se rendra à Madagascar les 29 et 30 mars, afin d'établir un bilan des différentes actions d'entraide menées localement avec son partenaire, le Comité de Solidarité...

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Zambia

Zambia: UN and NGOs seek $8.8 million in wake of floods

New York: 28 March 2007: The Inter Agency Standing Committee today launched a $8.8 million, three-month Flash Appeal for Zambia, where widespread flooding has left some 300,000 people in need of...

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Madagascar

U.S. provides disaster assistance to Madagascar

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Responding to the Government of Madagascar's request for international assistance, U.S. Chargé d'Affaires Henderson M. Patrick declared a disaster due to widespread flooding from...

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Zambia

Zambia says floods leave 1.4 mln people hungry

LUSAKA, March 27 (Reuters) - More than 1.4 million Zambians need food after floods destroyed white maize crops and left thousands of people without homes, Vice President Rupiah Banda said. Banda told...

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Zambia

Zambia receives 45 mln dollars grant from Denmark: Report

LUSAKA, Mar 26, 2007 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The Danish government has so far given Zambia a total of 45 million U.S. dollars as grant for infrastructure development, water and sanitation, education...

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Zambia

Floods affect nearly 13 percent of Zambia's total population

LUSAKA, Mar 26, 2007 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- Of Zambia's total population of 11 million, 1.4 million, or nearly 13 percent, have been affected by floods, Zambian Vice President Rupiah Banda said here...

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