Madagascar: Tropical storm and cyclone
Torrential rains and widespread flooding in early 2022 severely affected communities across Madagascar. The country was badly hit by Tropical Storm Ana on 23 January followed by Cyclone Batsirai on 5 February, affecting hundreds of thousands of people. This Emergency Appeal will enable the IFRC to support the Malagasy Red Cross in helping vulnerable people impacted by these multiple weather systems. Priorities include food assistance, emergency shelter and non-food items, water, sanitation and hygiene services, as well as health, nutrition and protection services.