UN assesses low damage from weakened Cyclone Mahasen in Bangladesh, Myanmar

United Nations agencies and partners are assessing parts of Bangladesh and Myanmar after Tropical Cyclone Mahasen hit land today, weakened and dissipated, leaving behind less damage than originally feared.

UN agencies helping Bangladesh, Myanmar prepare for Tropical Cyclone Mahasen

United Nations aid agencies are working with the Governments of Bangladesh and Myanmar to prepare for Tropical Cyclone Mahasen, which is expected to make landfall within the next 24 to 36 hours, possibly threatening millions of people across the region.