Southern Africa Flood and Cyclone Situation Update #11

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 30 Mar 2011
This report was issued by the Regional Office for Southern & Eastern Africa (ROSEA). It covers the period 23-29 March 2011. The next report will be issued on or around 06 April 2011.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

- The President of the Republic of Namibia declared a national state of emergency on 29 March 2011 to respond to large-scale flooding in the northern parts of the country. International assistance has been requested.

- In Malawi, an estimated 2,165 people have been affected by heavy rainfall, mainly through crop loss.

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