Overall Green alert Flood
in Bangladesh

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100995
Death: 8
Displaced: -
Countries: Bangladesh
From - To 26 Jul - 28 Jul

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Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, Late July 2021Heavy rainfall in the Cox’s Bazar refugee camps in Bangladesh caused deadly floods landslides on 27 July 2021. Shelters in the camps were damaged. Rain and floods also damaged crops and aquaculture in areas of the district outside the camps.Tue 27 Jul 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 3 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Refugees hit hardest as deadly floods sweep across continents2021-07-31T19:12+0200.

As heavy rains and floods dominate headlines around the world, displaced people and those living in conflict zones are among the worst affected. Wind and heavy rain from monsoons and typhoons has bombarded much of Asia. There have also been
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Refugees hit hardest as deadly floods sweep across continents2021-07-31T18:10+0200.

As heavy rains and floods dominate headlines around the world, displaced people and those living in conflict zones are among the worst affected. Wind and heavy rain from monsoons and typhoons has bombarded much of Asia . There have also bee
...(more)
Strengthening climate resilience through better flood management2021-07-30T19:17+0200.

Climate connection of July 2021 floods in Western Europe, China and India. Extreme flood events have recently hit several parts of Asia and Europe. Despite the varying contexts, the climate change connection is evident in China and India, a
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),