Overall Orange alert Drought for India-2018
in Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 6 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

Name: India-2018
Countries: Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal
Start Date: End of Jun 2018
Duration: 215 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 864567 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Clima, Italia nella Top 10 dei Paesi con più danni
Sun, 20 Jan 2019 04:31:00 +0100.

legati a catastrofi naturali Negli ultimi 20 anni aumentate del 151% le perdite economiche mondiali dovute ai disastri ambientali e climatici. 27 ottobre 2018 - ore 12:00 | Redatto da Meteo.it Negli ultimi 20 anni le perdite economiche leg
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Clima, Italia nella Top 10 dei Paesi con più danni
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:57:00 +0100.

legati a catastrofi naturali Negli ultimi 20 anni aumentate del 151% le perdite economiche mondiali dovute ai disastri ambientali e climatici. 27 ottobre 2018 - ore 12:00 | Redatto da Meteo.it Negli ultimi 20 anni le perdite economiche leg
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L’Ue aumenta la sua assistenza umanitaria
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:32:00 +0100.

Commissione Europea: “L’Ue ha adottato il suo più alto budget annuale umanitario iniziale di 1,6 miliardi di euro per il 2019”. Dai conflitti di lunga durata in Medio Oriente e in Africa, all’impatto crescente dei cambiamenti climatici a li
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Analytical report

18/Dec/2018 16:07 UTC

Daily Maps:

10/Jan/2019 03:47 UTC

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (24), WMO (1), INFORM (2),