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Food Supplies Threatened in Southern Africa After Driest February on Record - Bloomberg

  2024-03-08 in Bloomberg

Zambia has declared protracted dry spell a national disaster as price of staple food surges.

  Tagged under: Climate Change Impacts | Drought | Agriculture | Zimbabwe | Africa | Economics

Lithium boom: Zimbabwe looks to China to secure a place in the EV battery supply chain

  2024-01-23 (or before) in Clean Energy Frontier

Chinese investors have flocked to Zimbabwe to secure lithium supplies, promising local development. But analysts warn Zimbabwe needs more robust governance for communities to reap the benefits.

  Tagged under: Lithium | Zimbabwe

More than 160 elephants die in Zimbabwe, with many more at risk

  2024-01-17 in The Guardian

Drought in Hwange national park was the cause of most of the deaths, and wildlife experts fear the climate crisis could make such events look normal

  Tagged under: Wildlife | Drought | Zimbabwe | Africa

Corruption and Rights Abuses Are Flourishing in Lithium Mining Across Africa, a New Report Finds - Inside Climate News

  2023-11-15 by in Inside Climate News

On a Sunday afternoon in March 2023, Darlington Vito was shot in the head outside an industrial lithium mine in Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe.  A subsistence miner, he had been searching for chunks of ore in a rubble pile when a security guard at the mine site fired his weapon without warning, family members and local […]

  Tagged under: Colonialism | Zimbabwe | Africa | Lithium

South Pole’s Collapsing Mega-Project Throws Carbon Offsets Into Chaos - Bloomberg

  2023-10-27 in Bloomberg

The breakup of the partnership behind one of the world’s biggest carbon projects in Zimbabwe raises new doubts about the carbon market’s ability to backstop failures.

  Tagged under: Zimbabwe

Elephants on the march across African borders as fatalities are on the rise

  2023-09-20 in The Guardian

More carcasses found as animals roam long distances and clash with local people in search for water

  Tagged under: Africa | Wildlife | Zimbabwe

Top Offset Project Must Hand Zimbabwe Revenue or Close - Bloomberg

  2023-05-18 (or before) in Bloomberg

Zimbabwe’s Environment Minister said the operators of a project generating carbon credits from an area almost the size of Puerto Rico will have to give the government half its revenue if the initiative is to survive.

  Tagged under: Zimbabwe | Carbon Offsetting

Plans to produce battery-grade lithium in Zim underway

  2022-12-15 in Mining Zimbabwe

The government's call for lithium mining companies to produce battery-grade lithium is currently underway with Sabi Star Mine owners Max Mind Investment

  Tagged under: Lithium | Zimbabwe

Australian firm drills in Zimbabwe for oil and gas

  2022-08-20 (or before) in The BBC

Zimbabwe's first gas production could be led by a new well being drilled in the north of the country.

  Tagged under: Zimbabwe

Botswana says it has solved mystery of mass elephant die-off

  2020-09-21 in The Guardian

Elephants may have ingested toxins produced by bacteria found in waterholes

  Tagged under: Africa | Zimbabwe

Deadly drought in southern Africa leaves millions hungry

  2019-12-30 (or before) in YouTube

The worst drought in decades is impacting 45 million people in 14 countries across southern Africa.Zimbabwe is one of the countries most affected. Al Jazeera...

  Tagged under: Drought | South Africa | Africa | Zimbabwe

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