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Cyclone Idai

16 Mar 2020
Cyclone Idai hit Zimbabwe a year ago.
22 Jun 2019
Large parts of Mozambique were devastated when cyclone Idai swept across the country in early March. More than 1000 people died, hundreds of thousands are homeless, essential supplies are lacking. The port city of Beira was hit particularly hard. The government needs international aid for its reconstruction.
25 Apr 2019
Cyclone Idai left a path of destruction in Mozambique. Now areas of the coastal city of Beira are struggling to address overflowing dumpsters as garbage collectors face blocked roads and other obstacles.
29 Mar 2019
As the world body released a "wake-up call" on the impact of extreme weather, Mozambique has announced a spike in cholera cases. The illnesses are a direct result of Cyclone Idai, which has ravaged the country.
28 Mar 2019
Help is on the way to people in Beira and outside urban areas worst hit by Cyclone Idai, but fears of epidemics like cholera are rising.
25 Mar 2019
With heavily-populated areas of Mozambique now covered by a massive lake, survivors of Cyclone Idai face disease and hunger. Aid agencies say time is running out for the victims.
25 Mar 2019
Cyclone Idai: Aid workers scramble to help victims in Mozambique
24 Mar 2019
Victims of cyclone Idai mourn as death toll rises.
24 Mar 2019
Victims of Cyclone Idai mourn as death toll rises.
23 Mar 2019
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa said his government has secured enough food aid to cater to all the people affected by Cyclone Idai on a tour of the flood-hit Eastern Highlands region on Wednesday.
22 Mar 2019
Cyclone Idai leaves dozens dead in Mozambique.
21 Mar 2019
Cyclone Idai has had a massive and horrifying impact on Mozambique and Zimbabwe. It made landfall on Thursday with winds of up to 177 km/h (106 mph), but aid teams only reached Beira on Sunday.

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