Tropical Cyclones Idai and Kenneth, Mozambique National Situation Report 9, 23rd August 2019

Situation Report
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Key Highlights

Cyclone Idai

  • There are 68 active resettlement sites in cyclone Idai affected provinces, hosting 77,800 individuals.
  • For populations in the resettlement areas, vulnerabilities remain in accessing basic health services.
  • Severe acute malnutrition and surveillance of pellagra cases are being reported into the EWARS for Sofala province.
  • Generally, weekly malaria cases reported in Idai affected districts are decreasing, with cumulative 117,948 cases registered between 27th March - 11th August 2019.

Cyclone Kenneth

  • Basic health services continue to be provided from tents in districts of Ibo, Quissanga, Mucojo and Macomia.
  • Generally, weekly malaria cases in cyclone Kenneth affected districts continue to increase, with cumulative 60,180 cases registered as of 11th August 2019.