Overall Green alert Drought for South West Angola-2022
in Angola

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1015356
Name: South West Angola-2022
Countries: Angola
Start Date: Middle of Dec 2021
Duration: 206 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 8243 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Arriva Scipione, l'anticiclone africano con valori fino a 40°C, cresce ... 2022-05-31T10:09+0200.

Con l’innalzamento dei livelli del mare l’acqua salata – aggiunge Coldiretti Puglia – sta già penetrando nell’entroterra bruciando le coltivazioni nei campi e spingendo all’abbandono l’attività agricola secondo l’allarme lanciato dal rappor
UN adds Pakistan to list of drought-hit ...2022-05-16T12:19+0200.

NEW YORK The United Nations has placed Pakistan in the list of 23 countries facing drought related emergencies in last two years (2020-2022). The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) has issued the 'Global Land Out

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),