Overall Green alert Drought for Paraguay-Bolivia-2019
in Bolivia, Brazil

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1012926
Name: Paraguay-Bolivia-2019
Countries: Bolivia, Brazil
Start Date: End of Dec 2018
Duration: 193 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 23688 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 21 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Why people in a flooded British town were told to stop flushing the to ... Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:53:00 +0200.

were evacuated. Curiously, the advice to the town's remaining residents is to avoid flushing the toilet or using the washing machine whenever possible - advice that is more usually associated with drought rather than flood. The request sugg
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Why people in a flooded British town were told to stop flushing the to ... Thu, 20 Jun 2019 15:33:00 +0200.

were evacuated. Curiously, the advice to the town's remaining residents is to avoid flushing the toilet or using the washing machine whenever possible - advice that is more usually associated with drought rather than flood. The request sugg
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Realiza presidente de Bolivia llamado internacional a proteger la Madr ... Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:57:00 +0200.

La Paz, 17 jun (RHC) El presidente de Bolivia, Evo Morales, realizó un llamado internacional a proteger la Madre Tierra e intensificar los esfuerzos para detener la degradación de los suelos, y así garantizar un mejor futuro. A través de su
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6:26 Morales realiza un llamado internacional a proteger la Madre Tier ... Tue, 18 Jun 2019 00:52:00 +0200.

17 de junio de 2019, 18:26 La Paz, 17 jun (Prensa Latina) El presidente de Bolivia, Evo Morales, realizó hoy un llamado internacional a proteger la Madre Tierra e intensificar los esfuerzos para detener la degradación de los suelos, y así g
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),