The M2 Presswire: The Mozambique Flood Disaster

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The (M2 Presswire, 2015) reported that the Mozambique flood disaster of 2015 washed away over 12,000 houses and the death toll was 158 of which 134 from Zambezia and the remaining from Cabo Belgado, Niassa and Nampula. Initial assessment made by Humanitarian Country Team (HCT) estimated around 10,000 families (45,000 individuals) were displaced with the need of emergency life-saving shelter materials and related goods. The means and resources planned in the Contingency plan for rainy season exceeded the capacity of Mozambican government by large. The country suffered an immense humanitarian and economic damage (European Commission, 2015) . Risk Assessment Under the leadership of Government of Mozambique (GoM), the National Institute for
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