Flooding and Cyclone Situation Report No. 3

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 17 Feb 2012

This report is produced by the HCT WG and covers the period from 10 to 16 February 2012. The next report will be issued on 23 February 2012.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

  • In total, an estimated US$17 million are required to provide humanitarian assistance to 33,485 households affected by the combined effects of storms and cyclone in the provinces of Zambezia, Gaza, Maputo, Inhambane and Nampula;

  • According to the Ministry of Agriculture, an estimated 123,000 ha of planted area was affected, of which 6,000 ha have been lost;

  • Damage assessments and the provision of assistance to households affected continue. Currently there is a need to procure more goods to prevent a break in supply and a continuation of the response.

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