Overall Red alert Drought for Pakistan-2018
in India, Pakistan

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 4 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

Name: Pakistan-2018
Countries: India, Pakistan
Start Date: End of Jul 2018
Duration: 147 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 81682 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Latest media headlines

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Las consecuencias medioambientales y sociales de la desertización rura ...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 05:02:00 +0100.

El sindicato gallego Unións Agrarias (UU AA), según informaron recientemente varios medios, ha advertido de que la desaparición de la actividad agraria, y el consiguiente abandono de campos de cultivo y árboles frutales en el medio rural, p
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Pakistan: Drought Bulletin of Pakistan (July-September 2018)
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 06:31:00 +0100.

1. Introduction. Pakistan has a long latitudinal extent and the rainfall variability during different seasons is considerably high. The climate of the country in its lower southern half is arid and hyper-arid while the northern half of coun
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Clima, Italia nella Top 10 dei Paesi con più danni
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 04:33:00 +0100.

27 ottobre 2018 - ore 12:00 | Redatto da Meteo.it Negli ultimi 20 anni le perdite economiche legate ai disastri naturali sono aumentate del 151% rispetto al ventennio precedente (1978-1997). L'Italia è nella top 10 dei Paesi del Mondo che
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Índice de Riesgo Climático: Latinoamérica en el ojo del huracán
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 16:53:00 +0100.

En un informe publicado este martes, la ONG alemana Germanwatch afirma que los daños materiales causados por desastres climáticos alcanzaron los 375 mil millones de dólares el año pasado. La clasificación toma datos recogidos tanto por la r
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (24), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),