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Angola + 4 more

Southern Africa: Concerns over regional flooding

JOHANNESBURG, 17 March (IRIN) - Concern is growing in Southern Africa over the risk of serious flooding during the current rainy season which could further exacerbate food shortages. According to the...

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Madagascar + 2 more

Swaziland: Weather forecasting and disaster management

MBABANE, 25 July (IRIN) - The unreliability of the weather forecast is an old joke. But in Southern Africa, where cyclones and droughts have wreaked havoc, the ability of national weather services to...

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Mozambique

The fast one comes to Mozambique

Mozambique emerged devastated from centuries of colonial neglect and three decades of civil war. In 1995 it ranked as the poorest nation on the planet. Only 42% of its 20 million people can read...

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Zimbabwe + 9 more

SADC Food Security Ministerial Brief: 10 Jun 2003

FOOD SECURITY RISKS CONTINUE DESPITE GOOD PRODUCTION Households and communities in the SADC region are considerably more vulnerable to food and livelihood insecurity today than they were a decade...

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Zimbabwe + 10 more

SADC Food Security Ministerial Brief: 9 May 2003

FOOD SECURITY PROSPECTS BETTER THAN LAST YEAR Cereal production estimates just released by SADC and FAO point to an improvement in the food security situation in several countries in comparison to...

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Afghanistan + 26 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 17 of 2003

This report includes: A) Middle East and Central Asia: (1) Iraq, (2) Iran, (3) Afghanistan, (4) Pakistan B) East and Central Africa: (1) Burundi, (2) DR Congo, (3) Eritrea, (4) Ethiopia, (5) Kenya,...

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Afghanistan + 30 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 16 of 2003

This report includes: A) Middle East and Central Asia: (1) Iraq, (2) Jordan, (3) Iran, (4) Afghanistan, (5) Pakistan B) East and Central Africa: (1) Burundi, (2) Republic of Congo, (3) DR Congo, (4)...

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Afghanistan + 24 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 15 of 2003

This report includes: A) Middle East and Central Asia: (1) Iraq, (2) Jordan, (3) Syria, (4) Iran, (5) Afghanistan B) West Africa: (1) Central African Republic C) Southern Africa: (1) Madagascar, (2)...

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Afghanistan + 30 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 14 of 2003

This report includes: A) Middle East and Central Asia: (1) Iraq and neighbouring countries, (2) Iran, (3) Afghanistan, (4) Pakistan B) East and Central Africa: (1) Eritrea, (2) Ethiopia, (3) Burundi,...

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Lesotho + 8 more

SADC Food Security Ministerial Brief: 28 Mar 2003

REGIONAL POLICY DIALOGUE AIMS TO IMPROVE FOOD SECURITY The Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) convened a Regional Dialogue on Agricultural Recovery, Food...

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Afghanistan + 17 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 13 of 2003

This report includes: A) Middle East and Central Asia: (1) Iraq, (2) Iran, (3) Afghanistan B) East and Central Africa: (1) Eritrea, (2) Uganda, (3) DR Congo, (4) Burundi C) Southern Africa: (1)...

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Mozambique

Mozambique floods: Hope washed away

After drought, the deluge. Cyclone Japhet has left 50,000 people in Central Mozambique struggling to survive yet another natural disaster. Jennifer Abrahamson reports. Machanga, March 24 - Julieta...

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Iraq + 1 more

UMCOR Hotline 21 Mar 2003: Iraq, Mozambique

Extracted from UMCOR Hotline 21 Mar 2003 UMCOR's response to Cyclone Japhet in Mozambique continues. In Inhambane province alone, 23,000 people have been made homeless. UMCOR is collaborating with...

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Afghanistan + 24 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 12 of 2003

This report includes: A) West and Central Asia Region: (1) Iraq, (2) Iran, (3) Afghanistan B) Eastern and Central Africa Region: (1) Eritrea, (2) Ethiopia, (3) Sudan, (4) Burundi, (5) Uganda C)...

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Afghanistan + 31 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 11 of 2003

This report includes: (A) Eastern and Central Africa Region: (1) Ethiopia, (2) Eritrea, (3) Burundi, (4) Republic of Congo, (5) Uganda, (6) Rwanda (B) Southern Africa Region: (1) Regional overview,...

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