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The Gathering Storm: Escaping Floods

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For tens of thousands of Mozambicans, the pattern of flooded rivers is becoming all too familiar, resulting in heavy loss of life and livelihood. But in Chokwe district, the Red Cross is teaching people to build grain silos in the trees to keep seeds safe when floods strike.

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Produced by: IRIN Humanitarian News and Analysis
Year: 2008
Language: Various

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