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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.The designations employed and the presentation of material on the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the European Union concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
The blurred events in the list below are the past events before last 4 days.
For drought alerts, all the events listed in the homepage are ongoing events. In bold: i) new events; ii) events where a significant worsening has been detected (+ 0.5 GDACS score or increase in the Alert Level); iii) events where new information products are available (Global Drought Observatory Report).
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Colombia - Floods and mudslides (ECHO 27 Feb 2020)
27 Feb 2020  11:05 UTC.


  • Floods and mudslides have affected central-north Colombia, leading to fatalities sand damage.
  • National authorities report 3 deaths, 7 injured and 6 missing following the overflow of several local rivers in Piedecu
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Peru - Flash floods and mudslides update (ECHO 27 Feb 2020)
27 Feb 2020  11:05 UTC.


  • 15 are confirmed dead following mudslides and flash floods in southern Region of Peru. On 23 February, 5 people died, 10 are missing and 13 injured in Santa Teresa District (La Convencion Province, Cusco Department) follo
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Indonesia - Floods and landslides update (ECHO 27 Feb 2020)
27 Feb 2020  11:05 UTC.


  • 9 people have died following the widespread floods and landslides in Jakarta and neighbouring provinces (4 in Bekasi, 3 in Jakarta and 2 in South Tangerang).
  • According to the Indonesian National Board for Disaster
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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27 Feb 2020  02:00 UTC.


Finland:Warning level 2/3 for 9 stations in western and southwestern Finland.Georgia: Threshold level 2/2 exceeded for Tskhenisckali - Ludji station. Germany: Warning level 2/4 for many locations in northern Germany.Poland: Threshols level 2/2 exceeded in 7 stations in northern and northwestern Poland.Sweden: Threshold level 2/3 for 10 rivers or areas and level 3/3 in 2 areas in southern and southwestern Sweden. United Kingdom: Warning level 3/3 for 1 location in west part of England and warning level 2/3 for many locations in England and Wales.
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Afghanistan - Flood contingency (ECHO 27 Feb 2020)
27 Feb 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • Afghanistan is highly prone to natural disasters, the frequency and intensity of which is exacerbated by the effects of climate change, resulting in increased humanitarian needs.
  • After above average snow-accumulat
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M5.7 in Iran - EC/ECHO daily map
26 Feb 2020  07:24 UTC.


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