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14 May 2007 description
  1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

    The Madagascar Country Team is appealing for a revised target of $19,466,803(1) to support the Government of Madagascar in its efforts to address the humanitarian needs arising from the tropical storms and floods affecting the country over the past months. The Madagascar Flash Appeal was developed in partnership with the Malagasy National Office for Disaster Management and Preparedness (BNGRC), through the collaborative efforts of United Nations agencies and international and national humanitarian organisations present in the country.

09 May 2007 description
report Caritas

Depuis le début de l'année, trois dépressions tropicales suivies de pluies abondantes ont générées d'importantes inondations sur l'ensemble de l'île de Madagascar. Les ravages causés mi-mars par le cyclone Indlala, puis à nouveau par le cyclone Jaia, le 2 avril dernier, ont rendu la situation de la région encore plus catastrophique. Dans les zones accessibles, le nombre de sinistrés est estimé à 140 000 personnes.

12 Apr 2007 description

This Emergency Appeal revises the Preliminary Emergency Appeal launched on 22 March, 2007.

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity.

12 Apr 2007 description

La Fédération internationale des Sociétés de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge révise son appel d'urgence préliminaire d'un montant initial de 773 000 francs suisses (€ 477,000 / US$ 637,000), qu'elle porte désormais à 2 millions de francs suisses (€ 1,2 million / US$ 1,6 million) afin de soutenir l'opération d'assistance de la Croix-Rouge malgache pour les personnes affectées par le passage d'une série de cyclones qui ont dévasté les régions nord de l'île de …

05 Apr 2007 description

ANTANANARIVO, April 5 (Reuters) - A cyclone has killed three people in Madagascar weeks after 80 others died when an earlier storm hit the Indian Ocean island, officials said on Thursday.

Prime Minister Charles Rabemananjara told reporters Cyclone Jaya struck northern Madagascar on Wednesday, flattening homes and destroying plantations, and he launched a one-month fund raising drive to help the victims.

"Half Sambava town was devastated," said one local official.

Last week, Madagascar appealed for $242 million to help tens of thousands of residents uprooted by Cyclone …

03 Apr 2007 description
report UN Children's Fund


UNICEF URGENTLY NEEDS US$ 3.8 MILLION TO ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF CHILDREN AND WOMEN

- 450,000 people in need of humanitarian assistance after five major cyclones

- A sixth cyclone, expected on 3 April, is feared to cause further extensive damage and human suffering


MADAGASCAR FLOODS, CYCLONES AND DROUGHTS IMPACTS

1. CYCLONE IMPACT

22 Mar 2007 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in over 185 countries.