Overall Green alert Flood
in Vietnam

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

GDACS ID FL 1101412
Death: 1
Displaced: -
Countries: Vietnam
From - To 09 May - 11 May

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Northern Vietnam, Early May 2022VDMA report 1 person died in a landslide triggered by heavy rain in Bac Son district, Lang Son on 10 May 2022. Landslide and flash flooding affected other areas of northern Vietnam during this period. According to VDMA, 8 houses collapsed in Lang Son and 2 in Bac Giang while 309 houses were flooded or damaged by landslides (Bac Giang 52; Lang Son 212; Quang Ninh 39; Bac Kan 06).Wed 11 May 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Articles: 5 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

UNDP pledges additional 1,450 flood-proof houses for Vietnam2022-05-14T11:27+0200.

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will help build an additional 1,450 flood-resistant houses for poor households in coastal provinces of Vietnam in the future, UNDP representative in Vietnam Caitlin Wiesen has said. Wiesen mad
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MIL-OSI Asia-Pac: UNDP pledges additional 1,450 flood-proof houses for ... 2022-05-14T08:41+0200.

Source: Socialist Republic of Vietnam. Wiesen made the statement during a workshop themed “Storm and flood resilient housing: Successful model in Vietnam and ways forward” which was held in Hanoi on May 13. Since 2018, a total of 4,100 floo
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UNDP pledges additional 1,450 flood-proof houses for Vietnam2022-05-14T05:35+0200.

Hanoi (VNA) - The ) will help build an additional 1,450 flood-resistant houses for poor households in coastal provinces of Vietnam in the future, UNDP representative in Vietnam Caitlin Wiesen has said. Wiesen made the statement during a wor
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UNDP pledges additional 1,450 flood-resistant houses for Vietnam2022-05-13T13:40+0200.

Delegates visit models of flood-resistant houses at the event (Photo: VNA) Wiesen made the statement during a workshop running with the theme “Storm and flood resilient housing: Successful model in Vietnam and ways forward” which was held i
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