Forest Fire (5279 ha) in Burkina Faso, Ghana 15 Nov 2022

Event summary

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

GDACS ID WF 1010158
Countries: Burkina Faso, Ghana
Start Date - Last detection*: 15 Nov 2022 - 23 Nov 2022
Duration (days): 8
People affected: 16810 in the burned area
Burned area: 5279 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)

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