“We lost everything that day.” Mateo, ten years old.
Three months since Cyclone Idai tore through Mozambique, the recovery for communities – particularly in the most remote places – is really only just beginning. The rebuilding of homes, schools and villages is being hampered by lack of resources and the constant threat of rapidly spreading disease.
With help from generous supporters like you, Save the Children is working closely with government and local partners to help families get back on their feet. Mobile Health Clinics hit the road every day to reach the most vulnerable. Food, water and vaccinations are being distributed far and wide, while temporary shelters provide a place for children to play, learn and recover.
Here are a just few of the amazing stories of resilience emerging in the wake of the deadly cyclone and the floods that followed.