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During Cyclone Idai, responses were hampered by a shortage of reliable information. This has worrying implications for dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.

Also, The United Nations made an emergency appeal for $282 million to help Mozambique recover from the devastation of Cyclone Idai on this day in 2019. See more top news photos as selected by the Associated Press.

One year after Cyclone Idai struck Mozambique, thousands of people still struggle to recover. @Refugees  is helping them to rebuild their lives:

Zimbabwe never retrieved the 82 bodies swept away a year ago by Cyclone Idai

Zimbabwe never retrieved the 82 bodies swept away a year ago by Cyclone Idai

A year after Cyclone Idai struck Mozambique, many families are struggling.


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I express my sorrow and closeness to the dear people of Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi, affected by Cyclone Idai. I entrust the many victims and their families to the mercy of God. #PrayForAfrica  #cycloneIdai 

At least 437 people in southern Africa are dead in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai, with numbers expected to rise. Rescuers say they are finding more bodies as floodwaters recede. Mozambique: 242 confirmed deaths Zimbabwe: 139 confirmed deaths Malawi: 56 confirmed deaths

This is terrifying. Cyclone Kenneth is growing rapidly and headed for Mozambique. It's been barely more than a month since Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique -- triggering the worst weather disaster in Southern Hemisphere history. Kenneth will worsen an already horrific tragedy.

1.85M people in Mozambique are in urgent need of humanitarian aid one month after Cyclone Idai. Thousands of people are still cut off by flooding and destruction. The disaster: - killed 1,000+ people - destroyed 200K+ homes - flooded an area the size of Luxembourg

An estimated 900,000 children in Mozambique have been orphaned, separated from their families, made homeless, or otherwise affected by Cyclone Idai, officials say. That's half of the 1.8 million people impacted overall.

Cyclone Idai is the worst weather disaster to ever hit the Southern Hemisphere, says the UN: - Hundreds dead in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi - Flooded areas 30 miles wide in Mozambique - Officials estimate over 1,000 dead in Mozambique - 2.6 million people affected by flooding

Indian Navy engaged in relief operations in Mozambique post cyclone Idai.

BREAKING: Mozambique's president says he believes the death toll for Cyclone Idai may top 1,000. The cyclone first hit Mozambique's central port city of Beira last week, devastating the city of 500,000.

More than 140 killed after Cyclone Idai hits 3 southern African countries — Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi; hundreds reported missing, thousands stranded in mostly poor, rural areas

An estimated 600,000 people in #Mozambique  have been affected by cyclone Idai; 260,000 are children. Thousands are displaced, their houses destroyed by the severe weather. We’re on the ground. #MozambiqueFloods2019Floods2019