Malawi: Floods DoDMA Situation Report No. 7 (as of 06 February 2015)

Originally published



  • Rains in Southern Malawi are expected to continue through 07 February.

  • The Government of Malawi and UNDAC are finalizing the consolidation of data coming from the assessments conducted across the country.

  • The preliminary number of people displaced to temporary sites in all of the 15 districts included in the Declaration of State of Disaster increased to 230,000, due to new information, mainly for the districts of Zomba, Blantyre Rural and Mulanje. An inter-agency verification of displaced people will be conducted next week in Zomba.

  • A briefing to United Nations Member States in New York took place on 04 February 2015 as part of the comprehensive resource mobilization strategy of the Government of Malawi and the Humanitarian Country Team.

  • The UNDAC team continues to support Government and partners in the most affected districts: Nsanje,
    Chikwawa, Phalombe and Zomba.