TITLE

Agencies denounce move by Zimbabwe to ban aid workers

AUTHOR(S)
Moszynski, Peter
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/14/2008, Vol. 336 Issue 7657, p1332
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on outrage which has been seen among international aid agencies following Zimbabwe's decision to suspend them from operating in rural areas of the country. The country suspended the agencies after having accused them of political bias and interference. A discussion of the impact the decision could have on the health and nutrition of at least two million of the country's most poor and vulnerable citizens who rely on international aid is presented. Zimbabwe's social and political problems are discussed.
ACCESSION #
32743951

 

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