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Madagascar + 2 more

Swaziland: Weather forecasting and disaster management

MBABANE, 25 July (IRIN) - The unreliability of the weather forecast is an old joke. But in Southern Africa, where cyclones and droughts have wreaked havoc, the ability of national weather services to coordinate and properly analyse data collection…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Madagascar

Madagascar: Food shortages in the south worsen

JOHANNESBURG, 26 March (IRIN) - The World Food Programme (WFP) on Wednesday said food shortages in southern Madagascar had "worsened" with a sharp increase in the number of reported cases of malnutrition and tuberculosis. Some 60,000 people are now affected by…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Madagascar

Madagascar: Govt warns of extreme food shortages in the south

JOHANNESBURG, 10 March (IRIN) - Madagascar has declared a state of "kere" or extreme food shortages in five districts in the south of the country due to the devastating effects of poor rains. Presidential advisor Didier Rakotoarisoa told IRIN an extended…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Madagascar

Madagascar: Malagasy continue to feel effects of heavy rains

JOHANNESBURG, 24 February (IRIN) - Almost 40,000 people across Madagascar face food shortages due to weeks of heavy rain the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Monday. WFP Director Bodo Henze told IRIN that almost 70 percent of rice fields…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Madagascar

Emergency assistance to Madagascar for flood disaster - Japan

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Press Release Foreign Press Center Translation (No. 0**) 1. On February 6 (Thu), the Government of Japan decided to extend emergency assistance in kind equivalent to about 12,650,000 yen comprising water tanks, plastic sheets, water purifiers, electricity…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Govt. Japan
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Madagascar

Madagascar: Tropical storm draws near Malagasy coast

Saint-Denis, Reunion (PANA) - A growing tropical storm near the east side of Madagascar intensified Tuesday morning, though it was still 350 km away from the island, a source at the weather department here said Tuesday. The head of the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
PANAPress
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Madagascar

Madagascar: Floods - Information Bulletin n° 1

This Bulletin is being issued for information only, to communicate the situation described below. With another serious tropical depression approaching the island now the overall situation is expected to deteriorate further, and the Federation may consider issuing an Appeal to…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
IFRC
Posted:
27 Jan 2017

Madagascar

Madagascar - Floods OCHA Situation Report No. 2

Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2003/0018OCHA Situation Report No. 2 Madagascar - Floods24 January 2003 This report is based on information provided by the Office of the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Madagascar. Situation 1. The Meteorological Department of Madagascar has indicated…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
OCHA
Posted:
24 Jan 2003

Madagascar

Madagascar - Floods OCHA Situation Report No. 1

Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2003/0016 OCHA Situation Report No. 1 Madagascar - Floods 23 January 2003 This report is based on information provided by the Office of the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Madagascar. Situation 1. Heavy rains have been pouring down on Madagascar since…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
OCHA
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Madagascar + 7 more

FEWS Africa Drought and Floods Hazards Assessment, 23 Jan 2003

The sea surface temperatures in the Indian Ocean remain, generally, above normal. By itself, this would suggest a continued positive impact on the development of tropical cyclones. However, it now appears that we have entered a…

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Other
Source:
USAID
Posted:
23 Jan 2003