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Zimbabwe: Inter-Agency Flooding Rapid Assessment Report Tsholotsho District, 23 - 24 February 2017

Main Objective of the assessment

The main purpose of the Inter-Agency rapid assessment was to ascertain the scale and scope of the flooding situation focusing on key areas/sectors namely shelter and non-food items, Health and nutrition, Food security, WASH, Environment, Education and Protection.

Specific Objectives of the Assessment

  • To determine the number of the affected people and establish their demographic characteristics
  • To determine the immediate, intermediate and long term needs of the affected communities


  • Key informant interviews with the Provincial and District Administrators;
  • Focus group discussions with the District and Ward level Civil Protection Committees;
  • Secondary analysis of sectoral reports;
  • A Transect walk of the camp;
  • Household and Community FGDs;
  • Household interviews.
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Government of Zimbabwe - Civil Protection Unit
Original Publication Date: 
23 Mar 2017
Document type: 
Assessment Report
Inter-Cluster Coordination
Natural Disasters