World Bank scales up support for Cyclone Idai hit nations to $700 million

Maria Jofresse stands after having a shower near her collapsed house outside the village of Cheia. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra/Files

MAPUTO (Reuters) – The World Bank has increased emergency support for the three southern African countries affected by a devastating cyclone that killed hundreds in March to $700 million, the lender said on Friday. More than 1,000 people were killed across Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi after Cyclone Idai, the worst cyclone in decades, lashed the […]

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