Overall Green alert Drought for Algeria-2021
in Algeria, Libya, Tunisia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 4 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014695
Name: Algeria-2021
Countries: Algeria, Libya, Tunisia
Start Date: End of Dec 2020
Duration: 142 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 237022 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Grandinate devastanti in Algeria. Video meteoFri, 07 May 2021 19:21:00 +0200.

(Di venerdì 7 maggio 2021) Il Video mostra gli effetti di una furiosa ondata di maltempo ha interessato parte dell’ Algeria , con temporali e grandine. meteo avverso: la grandine ha imbiancato i campi come dopo una nevicata. I grossi chicch
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Pieds noirs, souvenirs d'AlgérieWed, 17 Mar 2021 06:43:00 +0100.

« Un grand amour », voilà comment Annie Stora qualifie Constantine dans le documentaire « Les années algériennes », réalisé par son frère Benjamin Stora , Philippe Alfonsi, Bernard Favre et Patrick Pesnot, en 1991. « Je crois qu’on n’oublie
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (33), WMO (1), INFORM (2),