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Cyclone Idai: Mum's miracle as she finds her daughter trapped in tree and alive

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 23:02:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

A mum who saw her daughter swept away in the floods of Cyclone Idai later found her trapped in a tree – miraculously still alive. Lispa Mugwagwa told how she had to make the agonising choice between saving her eldest daughter or her three younger children as a mudslide threatened their home.

First cyclone, then slavery: risks abound for Mozambique...

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 22:16:00 +0100thepeninsulaqatar (en)

NAIROBI: Thousands of children who survived a cyclone in southeast Africa face fresh risks in its aftermath - being sold into slavery by human traffickers or forced into early marriage by families struggling to survive, aid workers say. Traffickers often prey on lone children caught up in chaotic....

Mozambique confirms five cases of cholera after #CycloneIdai

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 20:30:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

Maputo - Authorities in flood-ravaged Mozambique confirmed five cases of cholera on Wednesday, after aid groups warned of a possible outbreak of the waterborne disease in the wake of cyclone Idai. Ussene Issa, National Director of Medical Assistance, confirmed the cases of cholera to dpa by phone,....

First cyclone, then slavery: risks abound for Mozambique children

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 17:04:00 +0100trust (en)

Traffickers often prey on lone children caught up in chaotic scenes such as Cyclone Idai, while parents might marry off their young girls as they struggle to eke out a life. By Nita Bhalla. NAIROBI, March 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thousands of children who survived a cyclone in southeast....

Flood-struck Mozambique confirms 5 cases of cholera after cyclone

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 16:52:00 +0100miamiherald (en)

Authorities in flood-ravaged Mozambique confirmed five cases of cholera on Wednesday, after aid groups warned of a possible outbreak of the waterborne disease in the wake of cyclone Idai. National Director of Medical Assistance Ussene Issa confirmed the cases of cholera to dpa by phone, saying all five were reported in the Munhava area of Beira.

Cyclone Idai: Mozambique confirms 5 cholera cases

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 16:47:00 +0100en-africanews (en)

March 27: Mozambique confirms cholera cases. The fears of waterborne diseases became a reality on Wednesday as Mozambique confirmed five cases of cholera around the badly damaged port city of Beira after a powerful cyclone killed more than 700 people across a swathe of southern Africa.

First cyclone, then slavery: risks abound for Mozambique children

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 16:10:00 +0100thehimalayantimes (en)

NAIROBI: Thousands of children who survived a cyclone in southeast Africa face fresh risks in its aftermath – being sold into slavery by human traffickers or forced into early marriage by families struggling to survive, aid workers say. Traffickers often prey on lone children caught up in chaotic....

First cyclone, then slavery: risks abound for Mozambique children

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 15:27:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

Traffickers often prey on lone children caught up in chaotic scenes such as Cyclone Idai, while parents might marry off their young girls as they struggle to eke out a life. By Nita Bhalla. NAIROBI, March 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thousands of children who survived a cyclone in southeast....

Viewfinder: Cyclone Survivors in Mozambique

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 10:35:00 +0100psmag (en)

People scale a broken bridge, damaged during Cyclone Idai, to cross the Lucite River on March 26th, 2019, outside of Magaro, Mozambique. The storm caused the river to overflow and flood nearby villages. At least 156 bodies have been found in the surrounding area.

Cyclone Idai: Death toll at 686, about 3 million adversely impacted

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:17:00 +0100en-africanews (en)

As of Tuesday, at least 686 people had been reported killed by the storm, the flooding it caused and heavy rains before it hit. Following is an outline of the disaster, according to government and United Nations officials: MOZAMBIQUE. Cyclone Idai made landfall the night of March 14 near the port city of Beira, bringing heavy winds and rains.

Southern African Countries Face Disease Outbreaks, Mental Health Crisis in Wake of Cyclone Idai

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 22:53:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

More than a week has passed since Cyclone Idai tore through the coast of southeastern Africa, dealing a devastating blow to the region. The cyclone has killed more than 750 among the three countries impacted, All this is only the beginning, however, as the affected countries of Mozambique,....

RECOVERY UNDERWAY The destruction of Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, seen from above Quartz Africa

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 21:17:00 +0100qz (en)

These are the core obsessions that drive our newsroom—defining topics of seismic importance to the global economy. Our emails are made to shine in your inbox, with something fresh every morning, afternoon, and weekend. It has been more than ten days since Cyclone Idai touched down in Mozambique, and the death toll continues to rise.

IOM Appeals for USD 36.4 Million as Cyclone Idai Response Expands

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:34:00 +0100africa-newsroom (en)

MAPUTO, Mozambique, March 26, 2019/APO Group/ -- The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for USD 36.4 million for the next six months, to respond to the humanitarian needs of an estimated 1.85 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique.

Mozambique coast devastated by tropical cyclone

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:18:00 +0100aa-en (en)

BEIRA, Mozambique Mozambique’s coastal city of Beira and its surrounding towns bear the traces of catastrophe after having been hit by the winds and floods of Hurricane Idai. Many areas in the city still lack power after the tropical depression made landfall in early March, according to Anadolu Agency correspondents on the ground.

IOM appeals for USD 36.4 million as Cyclone Idai response expands in Mozambique

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:15:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

IOM Appeals for USD 36.4 Million as Cyclone Idai Response Expands. Maputo — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for USD 36.4 million for the next six months, to respond to the humanitarian needs of an estimated 1.85 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique.

Mozambique: IOM Appeal Mozambique Cyclone Idai Response March - September 2019 (Published on 26 March 2019)

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:12:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

IOM Appeals for USD 36.4 Million as Cyclone Idai Response Expands. Maputo — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for USD 36.4 million for the next six months, to respond to the humanitarian needs of an estimated 1.85 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique.

Mozambique Is Drowning. Nebraska Has Flooded. We Need a Green New Deal.

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:45:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

The ocean has come for the coastal African nation of Mozambique. Tropical Cyclone Idai, a devastating storm that pummeled the country with fierce winds, was followed by a massive flood that has obliterated dams, swept away homes and bridges, erased roads, shuttered airports, and damaged 90 percent....

Mozambique coast devastated by tropical cyclone

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:45:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

BEIRA, Mozambique Mozambique’s coastal city of Beira and its surrounding towns bear the traces of catastrophe after having been hit by the winds and floods of Hurricane Idai. Many areas in the city still lack power after the tropical depression made landfall in early March, according to Anadolu Agency correspondents on the ground.

IOM Appeals for USD 36.4 Million as Cyclone Idai Response Expands

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 12:43:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

Maputo — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for USD 36.4 million for the next six months, to respond to the humanitarian needs of an estimated 1.85 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique. “For IOM and the broader international community, this is a massive....

IOM Appeals for USD 36.4 Million as Cyclone Idai Response Expands

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 12:18:00 +0100iom (en)

Maputo — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for USD 36.4 million for the next six months, to respond to the humanitarian needs of an estimated 1.85 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique. “For IOM and the broader international community, this is a massive....

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