Overall Green alert Flood
in Democratic Republic of Congo

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102453
Death: 0
Displaced: 4500
Countries: Democratic Republic of Congo
From - To 27 Jan - 29 Jan


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Haut-Katanga Province, DR Congo, January 2024Radio Okapi reported flooding in Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in late January 2024. Lubumbashi is the second-largest city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, located in the country's southeasternmost part, along the border with Zambia.Tue 30 Jan 2024FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),