People in Scotland have been asked to help raise cash for the victims of the African cyclone.
Additional aid funding has been announced by the Scottish Government to help support relief efforts in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe following deadly flooding in the region.
Britain has pledged a further £12 million in aid to help survivors amid the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai across parts of Africa.
The British Red Cross has made an urgent appeal for donations to deal with the “severe humanitarian emergency” caused by Cyclone Idai across parts of Africa.
Mozambique has begun three days of national mourning for more than 200 victims of Cyclone Idai, one of the most destructive storms southern Africa has experienced in decades.
International aid has started trickling into the east African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi to ease the humanitarian crisis created by floodwaters from Cyclone Idai.
Aid workers are trying to rescue victims clinging to trees and crammed on rooftops against rapidly rising waters after a cyclone unleashed devastating floods in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi.
The Scottish Government has announced £175,000 funding to support relief efforts following deadly floods in Malawi.
Nicola Sturgeon has been recognised by the UN for her work in advancing gender equality.
A SCOTTISH-BASED charity has provided half-a-million backpacks to help impoverished children in Malawi.
Lindsay Razaq: 10 women a day die during childbirth in Malawi… surely there’s no more compelling a case to safeguard the UK’s aid budget?
ON average, 10 women a day die during childbirth in Malawi, many of them teenagers.