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FAO calls for enhanced role of forests in Africa

11 March 2003, Rome - "In the absence of fundamental changes, the forestry situation in Africa will be marked by continued high losses of forest cover, deterioration in the state of the environment,...

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Eritrea

Eritrea: Improving food security Appeal No. 33/02

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are...

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Malawi + 1 more

Southern Africa food emergency update 10 Mar 2003

While recent food surveys across the southern Africa region are generally more positive for the coming year, poor farming communities remain particularly vulnerable to food shortages and anxiously...

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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Humanitarian Situation Report 10 Mar 2003

UN Coordinator and French Ambassador visit the field A mission led by the UN Coordinator, Mr Victor Angelo and the French Ambassador to Zimbabwe, H.E. Didier Ferrand, visited a number of places in...

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Zambia

Zambia Situation Update 10 Mar 2003

Prepared by the Office of the UN Resident Coordinator, Lusaka (Reporting developments since 10 February)Heavy rains inflict localised damage, but are good news for those who planted late Heavy rains...

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Kenya + 2 more

Africa Vegetation Health Comparison 2002-2003

March 13, 2003 - For the fourth year in a row, NOAA environmental satellites have pinpointed crippling drought conditions in parts of Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia, leaving area residents on the brink...

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DR Congo

Displaced in Congo in need of immediate aid

March 7, 2003, Baltimore, MD - Catholic Relief Services (CRS) today announced plans to assist more than 30,000 people displaced by fighting in the Lomami River Valley in central Democratic Republic...

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Indonesia

Indonesia - OCHA Consolidated Situation Report No. 118

1 March - 7 March 2003 1. NATURAL DISASTERS The Jakarta Post reported on Friday (7 Mar.) that the blanketed the Riau provincial capital of Pekanbaru over the last few days, sending an early warning...

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Afghanistan + 1 more

Assistance to Tajikistan OCHA Situation Update No. 33

GENERAL Heavy snow falls in the second half of February paralyzed road communication between some areas of Tajikistan, especially to/from/within Gorno-Badakshan Autonomous Oblast. 7 casualties in...

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Guinea

USAID assistance to Guinea

Note: USAID's program in Guinea is one of eight direct U.S. assistance programs in West Africa, and USAID maintains a fully staffed office in Conakry. OBJECTIVES Assistance to Guinea supports the...

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DR Congo

ACT Appeal DR Congo: Relief & Rehabilitation - AFDC31

Appeal Target: US$ 2,391,019 Geneva, March 5, 2003 Dear Colleagues, The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) remains a country with high insecurity, divided and with a total breakdown in law and order...

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Ethiopia

Famine looms again for the Afar people of Ethiopia

Times are the hardest in living memory for Ethiopia's nomadic Afar people. Sarah Lowe spoke to Denise Nichols, Valerie Browning was interviewed in Afar by Australian documentary film-maker David...

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DR Congo

DR Congo: 4,000 families in Shabunda receive aid

News No 03/25 On 3 March the ICRC completed the distribution of 210 tonnes of relief supplies to 4,000 families living in and around Shabunda, in the southern part of South Kivu. As a result of...

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Algeria + 26 more

Desert Locust Bulletin 293 (February 2003) [EN/AR]

General Situation during February 2003Forecast until mid-April 2003 The Desert Locust situation remained calm during February. Small-scale breeding occurred near the Red Sea coast in Sudan. There...

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Mauritania

Rapport de mission : Sud de la Mauritanie

DATE DE LA MISSION : 19 au 28 Février 2003. DATE DE REDACTION DU RAPPORT : Le 2 Mars 2003 Groupe chargé des Wilaya du Trarza, du Brakna et du Gorgol ITINERAIRE: Nouakchott, Aleg, Boghé, Bababé,...

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