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Farmers in Malawi need urgent help after heavy flooding

Prompt access to seeds and livestock will help reboot local food production 28 January 2015, Rome – Farmers in southern Malawi urgently need seeds and livestock after intense flooding destroyed their fields and homes, washing away animals and crops and threatening Read More

WFP Responds to Malawi’s Flood Disaster

It is estimated that floods have left scores dead and more than 100,000 people displaced from their homes in Malawi. The World Food Programme started food distributions in some of the worst-affected areas within days of the President of Malawi declaring a disaster in 15 Read More

Situation Report as of 18th January, 2015 (Malawi Floods)

Highlights The number of displaced is still being considered 22,000 households (121,000 people). However, this number is expected to rise as more information is received and analyzed. The number of people affected through damage to crops is estimated at 638,000 Read More

Malawi Floods: Govt Situation Report 16th January 2015

 Highlights An estimated 22,000 households (121,000) people have been displaced and 50 people killed by recent flooding. Reports of more people displaced have been received from Phalombe district. These are being verified.153 people are still missing in Nsanje. A State Read More