Overall Green alert Flood
in Indonesia

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1100717
Death: 14
Displaced: 1119
Countries: Indonesia
From - To 01 Jan - 11 Jan

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Kepulauan Sangihe Regency, North Sulawesi Province, Indonesia, January 2021On 04 January 2021 high intensity rain falling on unstable ground triggered landslides and flash flooding in soil conditions in the Sangihe Islands in North Sulawesi Province. BNPB reported the sub-districts of Tahuna, Kendahe, Maganitu, South Maganitu, Tabukan Selatan Tengah and Tabukan Selatan Tenggara were all affected. At least 1 person died, over 200 buildings damaged and 223 families displaced. Flood waters were up to 1.5 metres deep in some areas.Mon 4 Jan 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 4 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

As World’s Deltas Sink, Rising Seas Are Far from Only CulpritThu, 14 Jan 2021 23:15:00 +0100.

Every year, hundreds of thousands of Hindu pilgrims flock to Sagar, a teardrop-shaped island in the Hooghly estuary, 60 miles south of Kolkata. A temple stands at the southern tip where the island faces the open sea. The location is revered
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Te contamos de los 12 desastres naturales más mortíferos de la histori ... Wed, 13 Jan 2021 11:28:00 +0100.

Grandes Medios cuenta que cerca de 100.000 personas mueren cada año en desastres naturales (terremotos, erupciones volcánicas, huracanes, tsunamis, inundaciones, incendios forestales y sequías), mientras que más de 150 millones se ven afect
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Environmental Disasters In December 2020Sat, 02 Jan 2021 10:38:00 +0100.

The last month of 2020 saw a host of environmental disasters, including floods in Malaysia and Thailand, a volcanic eruption that displaced hundreds in Indonesia, landslides in Canada and Norway, and storms in Nigeria. Here is a timeline co
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Environmental disasters in December 2020Sat, 02 Jan 2021 10:32:00 +0100.

ANKARA The last month of 2020 saw a host of environmental disasters, including floods in Malaysia and Thailand, a volcanic eruption that displaced hundreds in Indonesia, landslides in Canada and Norway, and storms in Nigeria. Here is a time
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),