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South African Flood Victims’ Shelters Damaged by More Rains

Voa News 25 May 2022
Flood victims in South Africa's port city of Durban had yet to recover from last month’s historic rain when another storm hit this weekend ... It has been over a month since historic floods in South Africa’s eastern province of KwaZulu-Natal made nearly 7,000 people homeless.
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Columbia community must do more to address issues of poverty

Columbia Missourian 10 May 2022
We post on Instagram about hungry children in Africa and preach “helping the homeless” on our iPhone 11 as we sip our $5 chai tea from Starbucks, all the while ignoring the poverty found in our community ... Currently, 23% of Columbia’s population live in poverty ... Our community as a whole is woefully uninformed on the issues of poverty and homelessness.
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SADC countries urged to 'strengthen early warning capacities' to deal with natural disasters

News24 25 Apr 2022
South Africa is dealing with the impact of floods in KwaZulu-Natal, which left thousands homeless, over 400 dead and 72 people still missing ... .
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Supporting HIV services for flood survivors in KwaZulu-Natal

Reliefweb 24 Apr 2022
Since floods killed 440 people and left many thousands more homeless last week in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), South Africa, UNAIDS has been working with communities, civil society and government leaders to respond ... The floods have particularly impacted eThekwini district, which is home to Africa’s largest port in Durban.
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Editor’s View: A little love goes a long way

Independent online (SA) 22 Apr 2022
If a man feeds a homeless person and no-one is around to tweet about it, did it really happen? ... People from all walks of life came together to celebrate the halfway mark of Ramadan, and Easter Sunday by feeding the homeless people that live under a bridge in Green Point, Cape Town ... Former cricketer and South Africa A coach Vincent Barnes was there.
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LETTER: COVID questions remain

Las Vegas Review-Journal 20 Apr 2022
Why didn’t the virus wipe out the homeless population? Why did COVID basically avoid Africa? Why is it that most of the people who tested ...
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S African Prez Ramaphosa declares state of disaster over heavy floods

The Telegraph India 19 Apr 2022
... 400 people have died, dozens are still missing and more than 40,000 left homeless across the coastal province of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) ... The floods have left thousands homeless, knocked out power and water services and disrupted operations at one of Africa's busiest ports, Durban.
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South African rand steady; eyes on Eskom and flood impact

Reuters 19 Apr 2022
JOHANNESBURG, April 19 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand was steady early on Tuesday, with ... The floods in KZN have killed more than 440 people, left thousands homeless and disrupted operations at one of Africa's busiest ports, Durban.
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South Africa declares national emergency as flood toll crosses 440

Mongabay 19 Apr 2022
An estimated 40,000 people have been left homeless. “The scale of the floods is almost without precedent in South Africa,” Francois Engelbrecht, who heads the Global Change Institute at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, told Mongabay.
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South African military deployed to flood-ravaged province

FX Empire 19 Apr 2022
UMBUMBULU, South Africa (Reuters) -Thousands of South African soldiers will help with relief efforts in KwaZulu-Natal province, where ... The floods have left thousands homeless, knocked out power and water services and disrupted operations at one of Africa’s busiest ports, Durban.
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Dozens still missing as South Africa floods death toll rises to 443

The Philadelphia Inquirer 18 Apr 2022
The floods have left thousands homeless, knocked out power and water services and disrupted operations at one of Africa's busiest ports, Durban.
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S Africans seek ‘solace’ on Easter amid fatal flooding

Taipei Times 18 Apr 2022
AFP, DURBAN, South Africa. As temperatures climbed and an overcast sky hung over a storm-ravaged township in eastern South Africa, survivors of deadly floods sought divine solace as they observed Easter Sunday ... On Sunday, about 200 Christian worshipers gathered at the United Congregational Church of Southern Africa for an Easter service.
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South Africa deploys troops to help with flood relief efforts

Al Jazeera 18 Apr 2022
The floods have left thousands homeless, knocked out power and water services and disrupted operations at one of Africa’s busiest ports, Durban ... A member of the search and rescue team looks through debris in Dassenhoek near Durban, South Africa, April 17, 2022 [Rogan Ward/Reuters].
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Death Toll from South African Floods Rise to 443, Dozens Still Missing

Democracy Now 18 Apr 2022
In South Africa, the death toll from last week’s devastating floods has risen to 443 ... Tens of thousands of people have been left homeless ... being described as one of South Africa’s worst natural disasters.
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South African military deployed to flood-ravaged provinceThe latest death toll from the floods stands at ...

Deccan Herald 18 Apr 2022
Thousands of South African soldiers will help with relief efforts in KwaZulu-Natal province, where more than 440 people have died in floods and mudslides and dozens more are missing ... The floods have left thousands homeless, knocked out power and water services and disrupted operations at one of Africa's busiest ports, Durban ... South Africa ... Africa ... ....

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