Overall Green alert Flood
in Papua New Guinea

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1100369
Death: 3
Displaced: -
Countries: Papua New Guinea
From - To 02 Feb - 06 Feb

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Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea, February 2020At least 3 people died when flash floods swept through areas of Mul-Baiyer district in Western Highlands Province on 03 February, 2020. Local media later reported a further 3 fatalities.Sun 2 Feb 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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