Overall Orange alert Flood
in Bangladesh

Event summary

This flood can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on update number 1: (16 Jun 2017 14:51).

People Killed: 158
People displaced: 4500
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 3 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Feed aggregatorFri, 16 Jun 2017 04:55:00 +0200. Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Mizoram are witnessing flash floods and landslides, following the advent of South West monsoon. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in the four states o
Trading with tiny hands: Do we really care?Tue, 13 Jun 2017 20:50:00 +0200. On June 12, Bangladesh, along with other countries, observed World Day Against Child Labour, with elaborate programmes. There were press notes, messages, seminars, roundtable discussions, talk shows, texts and posters distributed around the
How Businesses Use Data to Outsmart Nature's WrathTue, 13 Jun 2017 19:03:00 +0200. Floods, typhoons and earthquakes are part of life on this planet. Yet it’s frequently a shock when your community, business or nation is struck. More often than not, the destructive aftermath of a disaster is attributed to fate or inevitabi

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (28), NASA (7), INFORM (1),