Overall Green alert Drought for Kenya-2021
in Kenya

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1014742
Name: Kenya-2021
Countries: Kenya
Start Date: End of Feb 2021
Duration: 88 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 11769 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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Articles: 7 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Disastri ambientali, conflitti, migrazioni forzate: la crisi climatica ... Sat, 05 Jun 2021 08:31:00 +0200.

dell’IDMC, International Displacement Monitoring Centre , del Norvegian Refugee Council , il 98% sul totale degli sfollamenti dovuti a disastri sono stati causati da condizioni meteorologiche estreme, come alluvioni e tempeste. L’aumento de
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Disastri ambientali, conflitti, migrazioni forzate: la crisi climatica ... Sat, 05 Jun 2021 06:00:00 +0200.

dell’IDMC, International Displacement Monitoring Centre , del Norvegian Refugee Council , il 98% sul totale degli sfollamenti dovuti a disastri sono stati causati da condizioni meteorologiche estreme, come alluvioni e tempeste. L’aumento de
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Actionaid: acqua e vaccini per salvare l’AfricaWed, 19 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200.

«Mi sveglio tutti i giorni molto presto per andare a prendere l’acqua al fiume sperando di tornare a casa entro le 8:30 e poi andare a scuola. Quando faccio tardi mi manca frequentare le lezioni». La storia di Japeth, 12 anni, è quella di m
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Op-Ed: Locust Swarms in East Africa Show the Interaction Between the C ... Tue, 11 May 2021 00:52:00 +0200.

The locust swarms which continue to plague East Africa show how climate change can aggravate human conflict, which in turn makes formulating a response to natural disasters even harder. E ast Africa continues to face an unparalleled threat
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (33), WMO (1), INFORM (2),