Overall Green alert Drought for Ukraine, Upper Dnepr, Balkans-2019
in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Belarus, Croatia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Russia, Ukraine

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 5 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013280
Name: Ukraine, Upper Dnepr, Balkans-2019
Countries: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Belarus, Croatia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Russia, Ukraine
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 168 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 479460 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Residents of Kibish, Turkana County, receive relief food on March 5, 2019 as they battle drought. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP In Summary. Women are often responsible for gathering and producing food, collecting water and sourcing fuel
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