Overall Green alert Flood
in Democratic Republic of Congo

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1102560
Death: 25
Displaced: -
Countries: Democratic Republic of Congo
From - To 04 Apr - 15 Apr


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Tshopo Province, DR Congo, April 2024Local media in the Democratic Republic of the Congo reported flooding along the Congo and Aruwimi rivers impacted communities in Tshopo Province in April 2024.Wed 17 Apr 2024FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. 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.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 33 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

South Africans tasted the fruits of freedom and then corruption snatch ... 2024-04-18T12:37+0200.

Date: 2024-04-18 10:29 Author: Gemma Ware, Head of Audio Original article: https://theconversation.com/south-africans-tasted-the-fruits-of-freedom-and-then-corruption-snatched-them-away-podcast-227087 Five years after his momentous electio
Africa’s free trade zone attracts $3.3trn –Group2024-04-18T04:37+0200.

From Isaac Anumihe , Abuja African Infrastructure Climate and Investment Summit (AICIS) yesterday said that African Continental Free Trade Area is the largest free trade zone in the world connecting economies worth $3.3 trillion. This is as
Biden vows to block US Steel acquisition by a Japanese company and pro ... 2024-04-17T22:04+0200.

PITTSBURGH (AP) — President Joe Biden promised cheering unionized steelworkers on Wednesday that his administration would block the acquisition of U.S. Steel by a Japanese company and he called for a tripling of tariffs on Chinese steel, se
Biden to call for tripling tariffs on Chinese steel products2024-04-17T18:02+0200.

President Joe Biden on Wednesday will call on his trade representative to more than triple some tariffs on steel and aluminum products from China, as part of a series of moves meant to help cushion American manufacturers from a surge of low

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),