Cyclone Idai battered Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe March 14-15, killing at least 66 people and cutting off communication with more than half a million people in one of the country’s largest cities, Beira. It is estimated 600,000 people will need assistance in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai.
The declaration of famine in South Sudan reflects the collective failure to heed the countless warnings of an ever-worsening situation. Oxfam is currently supporting people affected by the conflict with clean water, sanitation and emergency food aid, but the situation is dire. You can help.