Operations

Emergency Assistance to Flood Victims in Kilimanjaro


About this Operation

Operation Documents

In the Goha and Kirongwe villages, Same District, Kilimanjaro Region, heavy rains and floods have destroyed crops and food stored in homes lost to floodding. The total number of those affected and in need of emergency food aid is 6,200 people.

Countries

Tanzania, United Republic Of

The breathtaking beauty of Tanzania makes it easy to forget that this East African country is categorised as a least developed and low-income food deficit country with more than 40 percent of the population living in chronic food-deficit regions, where irregular rainfall causes recurring food shortages. Poverty remains widespread, and recent figures i...