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Tackle African famine now to avoid disaster

Save the Children UK (SCUK) is calling on delegates at this week's meeting convened by the UN on the Southern Africa food crisis to come up with a clear and realistic plan on how to prevent a tragedy...

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Key meeting on Southern Africa crisis starts tomorrow

JOHANNESBURG - Nearly 100 high-level officials from a wide representation of aid agencies, donors, governments and the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), gather tomorrow in Johannesburg...

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Crisis Alert! Millions face starvation in southern Africa

According to the World Food Program, an estimated 20 million people in the southern African countries of Malawi, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Zambia, Mozambique, and Swaziland face starvation in the coming...

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Major shipment of U.S. food arrives for Southern Africa crisis

NAIROBI - The UN World Food Programme warmly welcomed the arrival over the weekend of a major food ship into the port of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, containing 33,000 metric tons of relief food donated...

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SADC disaster task force holds two day meeting

A SADC disaster task force two-day meeting was held in Swaziland this week (20-21 May 2002) with delegates seeking to find solutions to the current food crisis plaguing the region. SADC disaster task...

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Southern Africa: Regions breadbasket urged to watch exports

JOHANNESBURG, 23 May (IRIN) - South Africa, the breadbasket of a region hard hit by food shortages, could find itself unable to meet domestic needs should exports to neighbours outstrip reserves. The...

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Food shortages in Southern Africa set to worsen

by Robert Michel - Communications Director Southern Africa Hunger is biting deeper and deeper throughout most of the Southern Africa region. Following years of insufficient harvests due to a...

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Southern Africa food shortages

Large numbers of people are threatened with starvation from drought- related food shortages in six countries in southern Africa -- Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and - worst hit -...

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Hunger in southern Africa: The unfolding crisis

Drought, floods, economic instability and HIV/AIDS is threatening the food security of millions of people spread across six countries in southern Africa. WFP is calling for a massive response to the...

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IRIN-SA Weekly Round-up 64 covering the period 23 - 29 Mar 2002

UNITED NATIONS Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Integrated Regional Information Network SOUTHERN AFRICA: Food crisis stalks the region Southern Africa is facing critical food...

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Ayuda en Acción alerta sobre la hambruna en Malawi

La falta de alimentos amenaza la supervivencia de más de 3 millones de personas tras la peor cosecha desde 1949 Más de 3 millones de personas se enfrentan en Malawi a una grave hambruna como...

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