Overall Green alert Flood
in Burundi

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100396
Death: 2
Displaced: 1212
Countries: Burundi
From - To 02 Mar - 29 Mar

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Burundi, March 2020The International Organization for Migration (IOM) reports that 1 person died and 280 were displaced after severe weather in Burundi during the period 02 to 08 March. Strong winds affected parts of Rumonge Province from 02 March. IOM said 95 people were displaced. Floods and heavy rain affected Kabezi and Mutimbuzi communes in Bujumbura Rural province and Nyanza-Lac in Makamba Province, where 1 person died as a result. Note: No rainfall figures were available.Mon 2 Mar 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
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