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Khodeza Rume

Khodeza Rume

Khodeza Rume is a Humanitarian Support Personnel (HSP) Food Security and Livelihoods at Oxfam GB. Her area of specialisation is cash and market based programming in conflict and disaster prone countries.

A woman hangs her washing to dry in Ruti, Zimbabwe 2012.

Cash transfer programming in Zimbabwe

Aid, Food & livelihoods, ICT4D 0 Comments

Khodeza Rume, a Humanitarian Support Personnel in Food Security and Livelihoods, reflects on a recent electronic cash programme with the World Food Programme and Econet.  With the 2008 financial crash, Zimbabwe suffered a cash crisis and economic collapse which resulted in chronic food insecurity. The situation has since been exacerbated by the effects of El Niño with an estimated 4.1 million …