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Confronting Cholera: My Zimbabwe Diary

Emile Hirsch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Emile Hirsch

2010-01-27-emile_zimbabwe_fpII.jpgAnybody who wants to really see that being a "billionaire" isn't all it's cracked up to be need only visit Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe's Poor Healthcare System Causing Humanitarian Crisis

NYCity News Service | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
NYCity News Service

The collapse of Zimbabwe's health system has created a humanitarian crisis where people are already suffering from a crippling hyperinflation and severe food, fuel and currency shortages.

Life in a Time of Cholera: Crisis in Zimbabwe

Arlene M. Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Arlene M. Roberts

When does denial of health care amount to a human rights violation? Zimbabwe is facing a humanitarian crisis. The cause of the crisis is a political one.

Zimbabwe Cholera Death Toll Tops 3,000

Mail and Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A total of 3 028 people are now known to have died from the water-borne disease while 57 702 have been affected, the organisation said in its latest u...

Zimbabwe Cholera Will Get Worse With Rain

Telegraph | Peta Thornycroft | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Oxfam has warned the disease, which has already claimed more than 1,000 lives, will soon move beyond densely populated towns. The charity is curren...

Mugabe Unhinged: Accuses British Of Spreading Cholera To Justify Invasion

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE, Dec 7, 2008 (AFP) -- Zimbabwe has accused Britain of using a cholera outbreak which killed nearly 600 people to seek foreign support for an in...

Growing Cholera Epidemic Yet Zimbabwe's Hospitals Empty: No Medicine, No Supplies, No Staff

The Guardian | Chris McGreal | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The signs are all around. In the spectre of cholera haunting the sewage-strewn streets of Harare's townships. In the fading bodies of the hundreds of ...

Zimbabwe Asks For International Help To Tackle Cholera Outbreak

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe's government has asked for urgent international help to tackle its cholera outbreak, the World Health Organisation has said. At a meeting ...