Together for Mozambique
On March 15th, a cyclone hit Mozambique, devastating many of the communities where we work. We're mobilizing our local networks to address immediate needs and begin long-term recovery efforts of families impacted.
Teresa, Farm Business Advisor in Mozambique
“The whole village is devastated. We are living in fear. Many houses have fallen. There is no more food. If we go to our gardens, there is no sign to show that something existed before. My 10 chickens were swept away by the floods. I don’t know where to start.”
Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall during the night of 14 to 15 March 2019 near Beira City, Sofala Province, in central Mozambique. The cyclone brought torrential rains and winds to Sofala, Zambezia, Manica and Inhambane provinces.March 16, 2019
We can confirm that all 47 iDE staff members in Mozambique are safe. The staff members working in Beira, one of the hardest hit cities, were moved to Maputo and Chimoio for safety.March 18, 2019
- March 25, 2019
Every $1 you give becomes at least $10 in increased incomes for those working to improve their standard of living. We call this multiplier effect “the power of 10.” It empowers you to activate prosperity where it’s missing in the poorest places around the world.
Support from donors and foundations funds our efforts to directly address the parts of peoples’ lives that matter—we’re looking for what works, and you can help.
We have boots on the ground in eleven countries on three continents, and our teams live in the provinces, districts, and villages where we work.