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World + 35 more

Crop Prospects and Food Situation, No. 2, July 2015

HIGHLIGHTS Prospects for world cereal production in 2015 remain favourable, despite recent adverse weather conditions in some regions and continuing concerns over El Niño, with the global cereal...

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World + 38 more

Crop Prospects and Food Situation, No. 1, March 2015

HIGHLIGHTS FAO has further raised its estimate of the 2014 world cereal production and its forecast for global cereal stocks. Early prospects for cereal supplies in 2015/16 are mostly favourable,...

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Namibia + 17 more

CCCM Cluster Newsletter Issue No. 3, June 2013

Foreword Dear colleagues, We are pleased to share with you the third edition of the Global CCCM Cluster Newsletter. This edition provides updates from our field operations and partners and also...

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Madagascar

ShelterBox shirt off, Rotary shirt on

In March 2011, ShelterBox Response Team (SRT) member and Rotarian Peter Pearce (AU) was sent on deployment to storm-hit Madagascar. He was part of the second team in to deliver emergency shelter to...

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South Africa

South Africa MAAZA002 Annual Report 2011

This report covers the period 01 January 2011 to 31 December 2011. In brief Programme outcome The South African Red Cross Society (SARCS), which is a member of the International Federation of the Red...

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World + 5 more

Disaster Relief Emergency Fund MAA00010 Annual Report 2011

This report covers the period January to December 2011 In brief Programme outcome To increase the capacity of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Society (IFRC) to reduce the...

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Angola

Over 100 flood-hit families re-housed

Ondjiva - At least 187 flood victim families in southern Cunene province previously squatting at sheltering centres were on Thursday provided with new houses on the outskirts of the provincial...

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Namibia

Namibia: Floods Emergency appeal n° MDRNA006, final report

Period covered by this Final Report: 8 April 2011 - 31 December 2011 Appeal target (current): CHF 1,811,530 Appeal coverage: 39%; Appeal history: • This Emergency Appeal was initially launched on 8...

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Angola

GIEWS Country Briefs: Angola 20-March-2012

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Dry spell affects crop conditions in coastal regions, but average rains received in central provinces Import requirements, mainly wheat and rice, estimated at a higher level in...

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Lesotho

Weather extremes threaten food security

MASERU, 24 February 2012 (IRIN) - Lesotho is facing a food security crisis as changing weather patterns and poverty leave some smallholder farmers with no option but to abandon farming and sell their...

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Namibia

GIEWS Country Briefs: Namibia 19-January-2012

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Generally favourable rains at the start of the 2011/12 cropping season in late 2011 Last year, large decline in cereal production was observed following floods and a dry spell...

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Eswatini + 6 more

Southern Africa: Pick of the year 2011

JOHANNESBURG, 29 December 2011 (IRIN) - In 2011 the global economic crisis combined with poor governance, financial mismanagement and unpredictable rainfall to push several southern African countries...

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Lesotho

Lesotho: Floods: DREF Operation n° MDRLS001 Final Report

Summary: CHF 244,036 was allocated from the Federation’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) in February 2011. The DREF had a dual purpose of supporting the national society in delivering...

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