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Global seed bank to save humanity

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Lesotho
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UN Radio
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Listen to the News At a meeting of the Food Agricultural Organization in Rome last year, The United Nations approved the idea of a "doomsday vault" or global seed bank to save humanity.This vault...

Zambia: Appeal No. MAAZM001 - Annual Report 2008

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Zambia
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IFRC
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This report covers the period 01.01.2008 to 31.12.2008 of a two year planning and appeal process Programme Purpose: To strengthen Zambia Red Cross Society (ZRCS) capacity to enable scaling-up of...

Namibia: Floods ruin northern roads

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Namibia
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New Era
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OLUPAKA - Floods have swept away large swathes of gravel roads in the north, particularly in the Oshana and Omusati regions, rendering most of them impassable. The Olupaka and Onesi main road in the...

Namibia on floods alert

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Namibia
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New Era
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By Petronella Sibeene WINDHOEK - Hydrologists have made an urgent call to flood contingency forces to be on standby as flooding is imminent in most flood-prone areas of the country. "The urgent...

Zimbabwe/Zambia: Flooding claims more lives

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Zimbabwe
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TNH
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HARARE/LUSAKA, 3 January 2008 (IRIN) - Flooding in Zimbabwe has claimed 21 lives so far and left several thousand homeless in Zambia. More than 1,000 families, mainly in Zimbabwe's Mashonaland...

Zimbabwe: Appeal No. MAAZW001 Programme Update

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Zimbabwe
Sources
IFRC
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This report covers the period 01/07/2008 to 31/12/2008. In brief Programmes purpose: Zimbabwe Red Cross Society (ZRCS) programmes are focused on reducing the suffering of the most vulnerable people...

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