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Plano Estratégico do Sector da Saúde PESS 2014-2019

Ministério da Saúde, Direcção Nacional de Saúde Pública, Direcção de Planificação e Cooperação, (2013)

Cholera: Introduction (English/Portuguese/Arabic عربى/Hausa)

World Health Organization WHO, (2019)

Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal infection caused by ingestion of contaminated water or food. This course provides a general introduction to cholera and is intended for personnel responding to outbreaks in complex emergencies or in settings where the basic environmental infrastructures have been damaged or destroyed. It includes materials that can be accessed in English, Arabic and Hausa. Free Online Course. Learning objectives: By the end of this course, participants should be able to: describe the case definition and alerts for cholera; describe main transmission routes; list list the key preventive actions; and explain how cholera control is multisectoral. Course duration: Approximately 1 hour.

Mozambique: Cyclone Idai & Floods Flash Update No. 9, 25 March 2019

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), (2019)

The official death toll was 447 people as of 25 March, according to the Government. • Nearly 129,000 people are sheltering in 143 collective sites across Sofala (more than 97,600 people), Manica (more than 14,800 people); Zambezia (more than 9,600 people); and Tete (more than 6,800 people). • The entire District of Nhamatanda in Sofala Province has been affected by Cyclone Idai and related floods, and nearly 15,000 people are sheltering in 14 sites across the district

Southern Africa: Cyclone Idai Snapshot (as of 26 March 2019)

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), (2019)

Flooding caused by the Tropical Cyclone Idai weather system since early March has affected nearly 3 million people and caused at least 678 deaths in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

IOM Mozambique: Cyclone Idai - Displacement Population and Flood Analysis, 25 March 2019

International Organization for Migration IOM, (2019)

128,941 Total Individuals in Evacuation Centres 26,425 Total Families in Evacuation Centres 143 Evacuation Centres 36,747 Fully Damaged Houses 19,733 Partially Damaged Houses

Mozambique: Cyclone Idai: Cyclone Idai: 2nd, 3rd and 4th level health facilities, flood extent and population (23 Mar 2019)

MapAction, (2019)

Map shows the population (based on WorldPop at 100m resolution generating through AI) and the Flood Extents known as of 19/20 March 2019 plus Health facilities

Mozambique: Cyclone Idai & Floods Flash Update No. 5, 19 March 2019

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), (2019)

The Government has declared a national emergency and three days of national mourning starting on 20 March. The official death toll from Cyclone Idai’s landfall has reportedly risen to at least 202 and is expected to increase in the days ahead.Flood waters are predicted to rise significantly in the coming days and 350,000 people are at risk. The town of Buzi – home to 200,000 people – is at risk of becoming at least partially submerged.

Risk communication essentials (English/Portuguese). Free Online Course

World Health Organization WHO, (2019)

Risk communication is a core public health intervention in any disease outbreak and health emergency. It refers to the real-time exchange of information, advice and opinions between experts, officials and people who face a threat to their wellbeing, to enable informed decision-making and to adopt protective behaviors. Learning objective: By the end of this course, participants should be able to understand the core principles of risk communication and its application to disease outbreaks and health emergencies. Course duration: This course consists of an introductory video lecture, presentation slides that can be downloaded and reviewed at your own pace, and instructions for simulation exercises. Course duration may vary. It will take most participants approximately 8 hours to thoroughly complete all components.

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