Sustainability

Southern Africa: Southern African Countries Won’t Manage Disasters Unless They Work Together

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[The Conversation Africa] Cyclone Idai, which recently devastated Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, was one of the worst natural disasters to hit the southern African region. It killed at least a thousand people and caused damages estimated at US$2 bill…

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Mozambique: Voter Registration Still Has Not Started in Many Places

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] One week after the official start of registration, our correspondents report that people are unable to register at many posts. Some posts have never opened, while others closed in the first three days. Problems r…

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Mozambique: Dozens of Registration Posts Not Open Due to Cyclone Idai

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Flooded roads and neighbourhoods, destroyed schools and power lines down have prevented registration brigades from starting work in some parts of Sofala and Manica in zones affected by Cyclone Idai. Registration …

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Zimbabwe: New Bridge to Curb Deaths At Runde River

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[CAJ News] Chiredzi -Construction of new bridge to address carnage south of Zimbabwe is set to resume soon after government pledged a further US$20 million for the project.

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Liberia: NDMA Assessment Team Visits Flood-Prone Areas in Margibi District #1

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Observer] Ahead of the heavy down pour in the country, an assessment team from the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) has paid a courtesy visit to Margibi Electoral District #1 Representative, Tilberosa Summoh Tarponweh in an effort to partner…

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Zimbabwe: Kwekwe Unites for Cyclone Idai Cause

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Zimbabwe Standard] The music concert recently held by artistes in Kwekwe to fundraise for the victims of Cyclone Idai has proved to be a major success.

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Malawi: Death Toll in Rumphi Hailstorm Rises to 3

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Nyasa Times] Officials from Rumphi district council say three people are confirmed dead while five are missing following a hailstorm which hit the district on Friday night.

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Zimbabwe: Distressing Tales of Poverty, Neglect As Starvation Stalks Muzarabani

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Zimbabwe Standard] Frail old Gogo Chiranganei Chimusoro of Chimusoro village in Hoya ward in Muzarabani, Mashonaland Central province, appears to be in agony as she opens the door of her small hut whose doorway is covered by a torn crocheted blanket.

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Mozambique: IMF Approves Loan for Post-Cyclone Emergency Aid

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[AIM] Maputo -The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a loan to Mozambique of 118.2 million US dollars under its Rapid Credit Facility (RCF).

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Kenya: Marsabit Stares at Starvation After a Year With No Rain

April 22, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Nation] After more than a year without rainfall, residents of Marsabit County are staring at starvation.

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