The Methodist Church in Britain is warning that the humanitarian crisis in
Zimbabwe is likely to worsen over the coming months.
Roy Crowder, Partnership Coordinator for World Church Relationships with
special responsibility for Africa, said: ‘The stalemate in negotiations between
MDC and Zanu-PF is making the situation even worse. This is a time when people
should be planting for the following year, but the economy is devastated and
seeds and fertiliser are in short supply. The delay in achieving a viable
political agreement threatens to prolong the economic and humanitarian
Donations to MRDF’s appeal for Zimbabwe can be made by debit or credit card
on 020 7224 4814, or by cheque, payable to “MRDF (Zimbabwe emergency)”, posted to MRDF, Methodist Church House, 25 Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5JR.