Overall Green alert Drought for Central Asia-2018
in Uzbekistan

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 9 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

Name: Central Asia-2018
Countries: Uzbekistan
Start Date: End of Nov 2017
Duration: 289 days
Impact: High impact for agricultural drought in 18686 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Kyrgyzstan: ECHO Factsheet – Central Asia – Last updated 20/11/2018
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 19:05:00 +0100.

Introduction. Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan – the five republics of Central Asia – are particularly exposed to natural disasters such as landslides, avalanches, floods, earthquakes, droughts, and melting g
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Central Asia
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 04:12:00 +0100.

Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan – the five republics of Central Asia – are particularly exposed to natural disasters such as landslides, avalanches, floods, earthquakes, droughts, and melting glaciers. These
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (24), WMO (1), INFORM (2),