Overall Green alert Drought for D.R. Congo-2021
in Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda

Event summary

No evidence of relevant impacts or not enough information available to date.

Name: D.R. Congo-2021
Countries: Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda
Start Date: Middle of Jan 2021
Duration: 217 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 24596 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 03 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 749807 km2 GDO
2 0.5 20 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 762104 km2 GDO
3 0.25 30 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 24603 km2 GDO
4 0.5 10 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 49206 km2 GDO
5 0.25 20 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 49206 km2 GDO
6 0.25 30 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 24596 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Burundi
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Rwanda
Uganda


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Low Rwanda Rwanda
- Low Uganda Uganda
- Medium Maniema Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Nord-Kivu Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Sud-Kivu Democratic Republic of the Congo

More information

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