Overall Green alert Drought for South Sumatra (Indonesia)-2019
in Indonesia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013395
Name: South Sumatra (Indonesia)-2019
Countries: Indonesia
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 116 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 38343 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 9 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Tougher implementation of regulations in fragile areas key to reducing ... Sat, 05 Oct 2019 20:48:00 +0200.

Climate variations and extreme weather events are now a new normal to us. This year is evidence, which also shows that some countries, including Myanmar, suffered both droughts and flooding at the same time this year. Across the ASEAN Regio
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WE ARE not in the winning circle. But the country is inside the circle ... Thu, 03 Oct 2019 14:56:00 +0200.

WE ARE not in the winning circle. But the country is inside the circle... with the highest risk of experiencing multiple climate hazards out of anywhere in the world, followed by Japan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, and China. Around and around, in
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Indonesia 10 milioni di bambini a rischio per l’inquinamento dell’aria ... Wed, 25 Sep 2019 06:50:00 +0200.

Dieci milioni di bambini esposti al rischio dell’aria inquinata: secondo l'Unicef, gli incendi di foreste e torba nel Kalimantan e a Sumatra in Indonesia potrebbero incidere pericolosamente sulla salute dei più piccoli. I bambini sono infat
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Unicef: in Indonesia 10 milioni di bambini a rischio per l’inquinament ... Tue, 24 Sep 2019 13:47:00 +0200.

Dieci milioni di bambini esposti al rischio dell’aria inquinata: secondo l'Unicef, gli incendi di foreste e torba nel Kalimantan e a Sumatra in Indonesia potrebbero incidere pericolosamente sulla salute dei più piccoli. I bambini sono infat
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),