Emergencies and resilience

Cholera hits Cyclone Kenneth ravaged districts in Mozambique

CARE is mobilizing resources to respond to the latest cholera outbreak in the northern Mozambique province of Cabo Delgado. Sustained rains caused by Cyclone Kenneth have led to the destruction of sanitation facilities as well as the contamination of most sources of drinking water.

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As Cyclone Fani makes landfall, CARE is set to respond

Cyclone Fani has made landfall along the coast of Odisha in eastern India. Nineteen districts of Odisha, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh are likely to be hit as the storm is set to intensify over the next few hours. Around 800,000 people from 11 districts of Odisha have already been evacuated to 880 shelters, and disaster response authority personnel have been deployed.

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Mozambique: CARE starts distributions in Cyclone Kenneth hit areas

ShareTweetShare+1Email Mozambique: CARE starts distributions in Cyclone Kenneth hit areas Apr 29, 2019 “Our key priority for now is to support women and children, who are sleeping in open spaces” Pemba, Mozambique – CARE International’s emergency responders have scaled up efforts to support affected communities with life-saving assistance in the hard-hit province of Cabo Delgado…

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Resources stretched as Cyclone Kenneth piles misery on Mozambique

ShareTweetShare+1Email Resources stretched as Cyclone Kenneth piles misery on Mozambique Apr 27, 2019 “We urgently need support so that we can reach more people affected by the cyclone. If we don’t, the repercussions could be catastrophic.” Pemba/London – CARE International teams in northern Mozambique are witnessing enormous scenes of damage and destruction in towns and…

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