Roving Report – 18 April 2017 – Zimbabwe @ 37

Today is the 37th anniversary of Zimbabwe’s independence.   Food Assistance Fact Sheet – Zimbabwe January 27, 2017 Food Security Situation CIA World Factbook Based on the July 2016 Zimbabwe Vulnerability Assessment Committee findings, an estimated 4.1 million people will be food insecure during the peak of the next lean season in January to March…

Roving Report – Bloomberg – ‘Death Spiral’ looms for Zimbabwe economy as cash runs out

by Brian Latham and Michael Cohen February 7, 2017, 12:00 AM GMT+2 February 7, 2017, 2:17 PM GMT+2 Cash shortage leaves account holders unable to access funds Bond notes issuance a disaster, economic professor says Zimbabwe’s crippling cash shortage has left a black hole in the financial system that’s crushing the rest of the economy. “We deposit the cash…

Roving Report – Canada’s Salt Spring dollars

    Acknowledgements : SaltSpringDollars.com Features of Salt Spring Dollars Since its’ inception in 2001, Salt Spring Dollars have gained a reputation as one of Canada’s most establised community currency systems. They are accepted by many merchants across Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, including all three grocey stores, and the local Moauts Home Hardware, among…