Flooding in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe in recent months suffered from heavy rains. Heavy rains have killed at least 117 people, 106 residents were injured.

According to service of civil defence of Zimbabwe, the current rainy season that began in November 2016 fell much more rainfall than in previous years. 1930 destroyed homes, damaged many schools, dams and bridges, destruction of roads. In Zimbabwe in February was also impacted by tropical storm “Dineo”. As a result of heavy rains without a roof over the head remained more than 1 thousand people.

Local authorities, the international Red Cross and other international organizations to assist the victims. In the disaster area aimed drinking water, food. The victims, provide medical services, provided temporary housing.