Flooding in Comoros

Three Islands Comoros archipelago, Grande Comore, Moheli Andzhuan and located between the states of Madagascar and Mozambique, have suffered from the flood. The number of victims reaches 46,000 people. Because of heavy rain over 9000 Comorians were forced to leave their flooded homes. Rain and showers in the Comoros continues to run from April 20, 2012. At the moment, weather forecast for the region is not comforting.

Flooding in Comoros

Be most vulnerable areas of the island such as health, education, food and civil communication system. Experts believe that because of the elevated levels of water can increase the risk of diseases such as cholera.

To the victims have been sent by the team from UNICEF, the Red Crescent and other organizations. Targeted assistance will be provided to two thousand families on the island. Grande Comore, 1600 families on the island. Andzhuan and 200 families on the island. Moheli. Work began on the restoration of degraded roads.

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