Overall Green alert Flood
in Rwanda

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100458
Death: 8
Displaced: -
Countries: Rwanda
From - To 01 May - 01 May


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Rwanda, May 2020The Ministry of Emergency Situations (MINEMA) in Rwanda reported on 03 May that 8 people died, 5 were injured after heavy rain from 01 to 02 may. Around 100 homes were destroyed and roads and crops damaged. As of 03 May no further details were available, such as locations. More heavy rainfall is forecast.Fri 1 May 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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