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4 April 2017

PIROI scales up its support to disaster-stricken populations

The Indian Ocean Regional Intervention Platform is transporting additional equipment to Madagascar in order to consolidate the Malagasy Red Cross’s activities. After delivering 2,300 housing reconstruction kits last week, a further 700 kits are in the process of being sent from Reunion Island. In total, PIROI will have deployed 60 tonnes of material (...) Lire la suite


15 March 2017

PIROI deploys its stock after Enawo hit Madagascar

On March 7, 2017, Intense Tropical Cyclone Enawo made landfall on Madagascar at full strength, traversing the island from north to south. The cyclone particularly impacted (...) Lire la suite

14 March 2017

Madagascar: The Red Cross assists affected populations (...)

On 7 March 2017, Intense Tropical Cyclone Enawo made landfall on the north-east coast of Madagascar at approximately noon, local time. Winds up to 290 km/h were recorded, with (...) Lire la suite

9 March 2017

Mozambique Red Cross takes action following Dineo

Dineo, a Category 3 tropical cyclone, struck Mozambique on 15th February, and the southern province of Inhambane was particularly affected by high winds and heavy rainfall. (...) Lire la suite

13 December 2016

First RDRT team specialising in emergency health (...)

The Regional Disaster Response Team (RDRT) training course specialising in emergency healthcare came to an end on Tuesday 6th December. For eight days, 25 participants from (...) Lire la suite

25 November 2016

A warehouse to pre-position emergency supplies in (...)

Rodrigues, a small island in the Indian Ocean that belongs to the Republic of Mauritius, is particularly vulnerable to natural hazards. It has a local branch of the Mauritius (...) Lire la suite