Overall Green alert Drought for Central Asia-2021
in Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 21 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1014473
Name: Central Asia-2021
Countries: Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan
Start Date: End of Oct 2020
Duration: 708 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 64861 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 160 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Cambiamenti climatici: i modelli di prevenzione e adattamento esistono ... 2022-09-26T11:53+0200.

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Climate change affects developing countries: Safma2022-09-26T03:12+0200.

LAHORE:South Asia Free Asia Free Media Association (Safma) had its first interaction among Safma chapters in a video link conference. Speakers from Afghanistan, Sumandar and Karim, from Sri Lanka Lakshmanan and Toha, Prateek from Nepal,
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La crisi climatica affama sempre più il mondo2022-09-23T17:15+0200.

Il 16 settembre 2022 Oxfam, leader mondiale nei progetti di sviluppo in ambito rurale e nel portare acqua e servizi igienico sanitari nelle emergenze, ha pubblicato il report “ Hunger in a heating world – How the climate crisis is fuelling
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Per colpa di conflitti e crisi climatica quasi un milione di persone p ... 2022-09-23T10:48+0200.

I paesi più a rischio Secondo il rapporto, saranno 26 milioni le persone che dovranno affrontare livelli di insicurezza alimentare di crisi o peggiori in Somalia, Etiopia meridionale e orientale e Kenya settentrionale e orientale. “Senza un
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Analytical report

21/Mar/2022 10:02 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

18/Oct/2021 14:31 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

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07/Jun/2021 06:01 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),