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03-04-2019 | Latest News , Africa

Mozambique: Aid reaches community cut off since cyclone

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More than 2,300 people isolated since Cycone Idai struck Mozambique received a major delivery of Red Cross emergency supplies late yesterday.

25-03-2019 | Latest News , Africa

Mozambique: “Speed, quality and scale of response critical to preventing disease outbreaks,” says IFRC Secretary General

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The Red Cross and Red Crescent is speeding up efforts to prevent disease in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai, with the arrival today of an Emergency Response Unit providing sanitation for 20,000 people every day. Two emergency field hospitals will follow.

23-03-2019 | Latest News , Africa

UPDATED NEW PHOTOS: Mozambique: “Tens of thousands of families have lost everything”

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The Secretary General of the IFRC, Elhadj As Sy: “The scale and scope of suffering and damage is breath taking. Hundreds of thousands of people have been impacted. We must respond fast and at scale..."

22-03-2019 | Latest News , Africa

Mozambique: “Tens of thousands of families have lost everything”

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The Secretary General of the IFRC, Elhadj As Sy: “The scale and scope of suffering and damage is breath taking. Hundreds of thousands of people have been impacted. We must respond fast and at scale..."

21-03-2019 | Latest News , Africa

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Cyclone Idai survivors arrive by rescue boat in Beira, Mozambique

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Survivors of Cyclone Idai arrive by rescue boat to an evacuation centre in Beira. Volunteers from the Mozambique Red Cross are providing first aid, medical triage, emergency supplies like blankets and helping with the registration of evacuees.

21-03-2019 | Latest News , Africa

Cyclone Idai survivors arrive by rescue boat in Beira, Mozambique

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Survivors of Cyclone Idai arrive by rescue boat to an evacuation centre in Beira. Volunteers from the Mozambique Red Cross are providing first aid, medical triage, emergency supplies like blankets and helping with the registration of evacuees.

19-03-2019 | Latest News , Africa

Mozambique: Full extent of humanitarian emergency still emerging

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With reports that at least 400,000 people have been made homeless in central Mozambique, the world’s largest humanitarian network is warning that the full extent of the “humanitarian catastrophe” caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai may take days to become clear.

23-12-2018 | Latest News , Asia & Pacific

Red Cross in action after Krakatoa tsunami

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The Indonesian Red Cross is providing emergency assistance and helping clean up after a series of tsunami waves struck Sunda Strait, which connects the Java Sea to the Indian Ocean at the tip of Sumatra and Java.

09-11-2018 | Latest News , Africa

Nigeria Floods

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