Overall Green alert Flood
in Guinea

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101671
Death: 0
Displaced: 335
Countries: Guinea
From - To 26 Aug - 20 Sep

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Guinea, Late August to September 2022Heavy rains in late August caused flooding in Kankan Region of Guinea. According to Guinea National Red Cross over 29,000 people were affected, 2 people were injured, 93 houses destroyed and 335 people displaced.Tue 20 Sep 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. 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: 7 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),