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Southern Africa: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 18, May 2015

In this issue
The 2014/15 Flood Season in Review

Highlights

  • More than 1.82 million people were affected by floods or storms and at least 539 people lost their lives during the 2014/2015 Southern Africa rainfall season.
  • Extremely heavy rains over Malawi and Mozambique displaced 230,000 and 68,000 people respectively.
  • In Madagascar, Tropical Storm Chedza alone affected 123,225 people.
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
29 May 2015
Document type: 
Humanitarian Bulletin
Theme(s): 
Information Management
Internally Displaced People (IDPs)
Natural Disasters
Preparedness