Overall Green alert Drought for Northern Angola - Congo-2021
in Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 5 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015039
Name: Northern Angola - Congo-2021
Countries: Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo
Start Date: End of Jul 2021
Duration: 185 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 24526 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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As eco-anxieties mount, Africa's young people urge action on clima2021-12-06T18:26+0100.

Africa has the world's youngest population, and youth activists from Sudan to South Africa have been vocal in pushing for bolder policy action. By Kim Harrisberg. DURBAN, Dec 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As climate change takes a heavy
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Meteo19 minuti fa Meteo – Forte maltempo fino a sabato: piogge alluvio ... 2021-10-28T11:13+0200.

RISCHIO MEDICANE (O CICLONE MEDITERRANEO) NELLE PROSSIME ORE SU SICILIA E CALABRIA: FINO A SABATO RISCHIO DI PIOGGE ALLUVIONALI, VENTI A 100 KM/H E VIOLENTE MAREGGIATE. Uno stretto e profondo vortice di bassa pressione (avente le caratteris
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),