Mozambique Emergency Appeal

Mozambique Emergency Appeal

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by Church World Service
Elkhart, Indiana, United States
Undated, late 1987 or 1988?
Type: Poster
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Violence in Mozambique has uprooted more than two million people. More than 550,000 people have fled into neighboring countries and an estimated 1.5 million people are internally displaced. Church World Service has received reports of people arriving in reception centers wearing "garments" made of tree bark. Disruption of the agricultural system has put as many as 4.6 million people at risk of starvation. According to ecumenical personnel in the area, the destabilization is being conducted by RENAMO, a group believed to be supported by South Africa...
Poster produced as part of a Mozambique Emergency Appeal. Size: 24 x 18 inches.
Used by permission of Church World Service.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root