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MAY 09, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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UN warns of 'bleak' outlook for drought-hit Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe faces a growing food supply crisis, with a $290 million shortfall in funding desperately required to feed up to 4.5 million people in need by next year, the United Nations warned Monday. A regional drought worsened by the El Nino weather phenomenon has hit Zimbabwe hard, with Mozambique, Zambia and Malawi also affected as thousands of cattle die, reservoirs ...

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MAY 09, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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U.N. agency says half of rural Zimbabwe will need food aid by next March

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) said on Monday up to 4.5 million people, half of Zimbabwe's drought-stricken rural population, will need aid by next March as the agency seeks to plug a funding gap of $290 million for assistance. UNDP resident coordinator Bishow Parajuli told reporters the agency had raised $70 million since President Robert Mugabe's government's government made ...

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MAY 09, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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U.N. agency says needs $290 million for drought-stricken Zimbabwe

HARARE (Reuters) - The United Nations Development Programme has raised $70 million since February for humanitarian aid for drought-stricken Zimbabwe but has a funding gap of $290 million for assistance until March next year, a U.N. official said on Monday. An El Nino-induced drought has hit southern Africa and cut the output of the staple maize crop. In March, the ...

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MAY 09, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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U.N. agency says needs $290 million for drought-sticken Zimbabwe

HARARE (Reuters) - The United Nations Development Programme has raised $70 million since February for humanitarian aid for drought-stricken Zimbabwe but has a funding gap of $290 million for assistance until March next year, a U.N. official said on Monday. An El Nino-induced drought has hit southern Africa and cut the output of the staple maize crop. In March, the ...

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MAY 08, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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Digging deep in South Africa as diamond hunt gets tougher

Proof that diamonds are getting harder to find can be seen in the South African bush, where one of the world's largest mining companies is spending $2 billion tunnelling beneath a vast open-pit mine. De Beers spent 25 years digging a 450-metre (1,500-foot) deep by one-kilometre wide hole to access diamond-rich rock from the surface at the Venetia mine, close ...

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