Overall Orange alert Drought for Madagascar-2023
in Madagascar

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 7 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1016833
Name: Madagascar-2023
Glide number: DR-2023-000270-MDG
Countries: Madagascar
Start Date: End of Oct 2023
Duration: 268 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 98420 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Articles: 120 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

La ONU certifica que Freddy, con 36 días de duración, se convirtió en ... 2024-07-02T05:05+0200.

MADRID, 01 (SERVIMEDIA) La Organización Meteorológica Mundial (OMM), agencia de la ONU especializada en el tiempo, el clima y el agua, certificó este martes que Freddy es el ciclón tropical más duradero jamás registrado, con 36 días. Freddy
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El ciclón tropical Freddy es el ciclón tropical de mayor duración jamá ... 2024-07-02T02:40+0200.

Attachments La Organización Meteorológica Mundial (OMM) ha declarado que el ciclón tropical Freddy es el ciclón tropical de mayor duración jamás registrado, con 36 días. Freddy atravesó la cuenca del océano Índico, partiendo de las costas d
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La ONU certifica que Freddy, con 36 días, fue el ciclón tropical más d ... 2024-07-02T00:19+0200.

MADRID, 01 (SERVIMEDIA) La Organización Meteorológica Mundial (OMM), agencia de la ONU especializada en el tiempo, el clima y el agua, certificó este martes que Freddy es el ciclón tropical más duradero jamás registrado, con 36 días. Freddy
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Republic of Korea rice donation bolsters WFP’s emergency response in M ... 2024-06-28T20:16+0200.

The contribution will enable WFP to assist over 416,000 vulnerable people who are experiencing recurring extreme climatic events, such as droughts and cyclones, in the South and Southeast of Madagascar. “The Republic of Korea reiterates its
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19/Apr/2024 09:40 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),