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Multinational - Programme post cyclone Idai and Kenneth emergency recovery and resilience programme for Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe – (PCIREP) - Appraisal report


Southern Africa Region’s climate is highly variable, with frequent floods, droughts, cyclones and related natural disasters.Floods and droughts have increased in frequency and intensity, particularly in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall in Beira, Mozambique in March 2019 and its continuation to Zimbabwe and Malawi, wreaked greater havoc and destruction leading to loss of lives, injuries,displacements and damage to infrastructure and property. Cyclone Kenneth that soon followed and made landfall in northern Mozambique destroying crops in the remote province of Cabo Delgado exacerbated the situation.

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