Crisis Severity The severity score from 1 to 5 is based on 31 indicators aggregated into 3 pillars (impact, conditions, and complexity)1.80 Very lowVery high 5
Impact This measures the impact of the crisis itself, in terms of the scope of its geographical, and human effects.2.60 Very lowVery high 5
Humanitarian Conditions This measures the conditions and status of the people affected, including info about the distribution of severity.1.50 Very lowVery high 5
Complexity This measures the complexity of the crisis, in terms of factors that affect its mitigation or resolution.1.60 Very lowVery high 5
Access Constraints This measures the level of humanitarian constraints.1.0No constraintsExtreme constraints
On 24 April, Tropical Cyclone Kenneth hit Comoros Islands. Strong winds and torrential rains affected more than 45,000 people, of whom an estimated 20,000 were displaced. There were several casualties. More than 11,400 houses were destroyed or damaged. Damage to agriculture and livestock has severely impacted livelihoods. An estimate 80% of the farms have been destroyed and over 63% of crop plants lost, triggering food insecurity among the population. Many people have difficulties accessing clean water and services as more than 96 water tanks, over 600 schools and at least six health facilities have been damaged or destroyed. Access to power has been limited as most of the country’s electricity grid was damaged. ?
No significant recent humanitarian developments. This crisis is being monitored by our analysis team.