Overall Green alert Drought for Balkans and Italy-2021
in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Italy, Serbia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 10 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014614
Name: Balkans and Italy-2021
Countries: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Italy, Serbia
Start Date: End of Nov 2020
Duration: 336 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 42993 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 18 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Climate change: number of people displaced by extreme weather events l ... 2021-09-18T19:41+0200.

OVER 30 MILLION people who were newly displaced within their countries last year were victims of natural disasters, in particular, ones related to extreme weather events. Climate-induced migration is not a new phenomenon, but climate change
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SICCITÀ sempre più grave da Nord a Sud dell'ITALIA2021-08-23T16:54+0200.

Si aggrava il problema siccità sul nostra Paese in questa Estate 2021. Si aggrava l'emergenza siccità, situazione sempre più drammatica su diverse regioni Italiane - Da Nord a Sud della Penisola ci sono ampie aree del territorio che non ved
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EU beefs assistance as Greece burns2021-08-10T10:59+0200.

Brussels is organising Europe’s biggest firefighting effort by sending extra support to help Greece combat unprecedented forest fires and the rest of the Mediterranean wilting under extreme heat. Following requests from Greece, North Macedo
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I rischi legati all’acqua dominano l’elenco dei 10 disastri più distru ... 2021-08-10T01:05+0200.

(Wmo) che sarà pubblicato prima dell’Assemblea generale dell’ Onu a settembre, «I rischi legati all’ acqua dominano l’elenco dei disastri in termini di vittime umane ed economiche negli ultimi 50 anni». Nella classifica dei primi 10 disastr
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (33), WMO (1), INFORM (2),