Getting weather reporting right

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Getting weather reporting right


ZVISHAVANE/MASVINGO/CHIVI, 25 February 2014 (IRIN) - With the lean season reaching its peak, many villages in Zimbabwe have already exhausted their staple grain reserves. The most recent Zimbabwe Vulnerability Assessment Committee (ZimVAC) report projects that at least two million people, out of a population of 13 million, will be without food until the end of March. But had they had access to high-quality rain forecasts for their areas, communities could have better prepared for the period betw...


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