UN World Food Programme

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Madagascar, Antahala, February 2004

Effects of cyclone Gafilo that hit Madagascar in March 2004. Gafilo hit the country twice - first in north east and then in south west.

This photo was taken at an IDP camp for 419 people in Antahala - the worst affected area around in the north east of the country.

Overall, Gafilo left over 100 people dead and damaged 300,000 hectares of agriculturally productive land - including rice crop and vanilla crop.

Photo: WFP/Michael Huggins

Date: 
01/31/2004
legacy ID: 
516