Overall Green alert Drought for Nigeria-2024
in Nigeria

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016995
Name: Nigeria-2024
Countries: Nigeria
Start Date: End of Feb 2024
Duration: 98 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 61132 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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Latest media headlines

Articles: 39 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

The Unprecedented Impact Of El Niño In Nigeria2024-05-29T14:27+0200.

El Niño, a complex climate phenomenon characterized by the periodic warming of sea surface temperatures in the central and eastern equatorial Pacific Ocean, has profound implications for global weather patterns. Its impacts in Nigeria are p
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L'UNICEF alla Giornata per i Bambini incontra Papa Francesco: appello ... 2024-05-27T16:32+0200.

ROMA\ aise\ - La Direttrice generale dell'UNICEF, Catherine Russell , ha fatto visita in questi giorni a Roma, dove ha incontrato Papa Francesco e si è unita a migliaia di bambini in occasione della prima " giornata per i bambini " organizz
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UNICEF Chief meets with Pope Francis to advocate for millions of child ... 2024-05-27T10:28+0200.

On Saturday, Russell joined Pope Francis and tens of thousands of children from across the globe, including those from war-torn regions, at Rome’s Olympic Stadium. UNICEF Executive Director Catherine Russell concluded a three-day visit to
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Unicef e Papa Francesco: appello per la pace e protezione dei bambini2024-05-27T07:08+0200.

La Direttrice generale dell'UNICEF Catherine Russell ha concluso ieri una visita di tre giorni a Roma, dove ha incontrato Papa Francesco e si è unita a migliaia di bambini in occasione della prima "giornata per i bambini" organizzata dal Va
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),