The United Nations Resident Coordinator, Mr. Bishow Parajuli together with Ambassadors accredited to Zimbabwe of Australia, Germany, India, Japan, South Africa, and United Kingdom conduced a field visit to ward 15, Chimanimani District. The team visited the Cyclone Idai hit area in the 28th of May 2019. The purpose of the visit was to assess the humanitarian response and progress on early recovery efforts on the ground. The assessment also included the work of UN

For many, Cyclone Idai was thought to bring the much-needed rainfall too quench wilting maize crops after a long dry spell. No one ever knew that a black cloud hovered above their head with different tale to tell for generations to come.

It all started with light rain showers and a small breeze on the 14th of March, many believing this was another cyclone as experienced in the last decade with just winds and lots of rain. This was not so, many were not prepared for what was about to come in the next 24hrs. On Friday the 15th, like a raging bull, just