This blog was updated on 26 March 2019.
No food, no power, no clean water and no way in or out.
This is life in Beira, Mozambique, a few days after Cyclone Idai tore through this city of half a million people.
So far, we know that 417 people have died in Mozambique and this is expected to rise significantly. Over 1,000 have been injured. In the three countries, the death toll is expected to go up.
Latest figures say that 18,000 people have had to flee their homes. Over 6,000 houses and 18 hospitals have been destroyed. Overall, a staggering 1,850,000 people have been affected in Mozambique alone.