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Thread: #PledgeIdai team spent the weekend on the ground in Chimanimani & we will sharing some of our experiences in the following days. The team visited 2 of the most affected areas Ngagu & Kopa. We were met by the @HigherLifeFDN team of volunteers who have on the ground
...since #CycloneIdai devastated Chimanimani & Chipinge. Before heading out we were given an update by @LovemoreNyatsin from the @econetzimbabwe group who has been heading operations.
After the debrief with @LovemoreNyatsin we headed to Ngangu one of the areas affected the most by #CycloneIdai. This was a residential area where several families lived, most are either dead or missing & their homes have been reduced to rubble.
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"Unsustainable" -- April 12, 2019

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RV/INTELLIGENCE ALERT - April 12, 2019

(Disclaimer: The following is an overview of the current situation based on intelligence leaks received from several sources which may or may not be accurate. Other confirmed sources may also be included in this overview.)
The timing of Julian Assange's arrest after Attorney General (AG) Barr stated that there was spying on Trump is not a coincidence. #JulianAssange #AGBarr
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We spent the week in #Zimbabwe finding out how your food donations get to those who need them. Food parcels are dropped off by helicopters. #CycloneIdai #TheNextMile 1/6
#Thread: Local volunteers in the affected areas are ready to offload the helicopters & sort through donations. #CycloneIdai #TheNextMile 📸 @tatendamapigoti
3/6 Helicopters can't land in some areas dues to rocks & debris, so residents make bridges from fallen trees & wire to get to food distribution points. 📸 @tatendamapigoti #CycloneIdai #TheNextMile
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Woke up thinking about continental tragedy, both the recent EA crash and the present horrors of the aftermath of #CycloneIdai. @ethiopienne said the things that needed saying.
theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/…
Idai is being described as one of the continent’s worst ever tropical cyclones, and one of the worst to hit the Southern Hemisphere as a whole. Yet the casualties, the sufferers are poor and African.... (here she invokes @hystericalblkns)
I’ve seen commentary about relief failings being chalked up to political infrastructural problems, never mind this is a completely unprecedented storm (and disaster) created and exacerbated by climate change
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[Video] Zim soldiers didn't help, tried to block us & lied about rescue: St Charles Lwanga students povonews.com/world/africa/z…

*Never came to school
*Soldiers refused to give them food & transport at Skyline saying no permission
*Teachers walked back to school to get food
#StCharlesLwanga

*Dining hall & dormitory damaged by landslide on Friday evening killing three people (2 students & security guard)
*Slept at school on Saturday thinking soldiers would come
*Walked to Skyline after running out of food

#Zimbabwe #CycloneIdai
#StCharlesLwanga

*Soldiers refused to help them at Skyline, had come to transport dead & said no command to transport students/teachers
*Waited in the rain whilst soldiers had tents & trucks, so decided to walk to Seminary 2 were they slept on Saturday evening

#Zimbabwe
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