Overall Green alert Flood
in Angola

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100836
Death: 15
Displaced: 8165
Countries: Angola
From - To 16 Apr - 20 Apr

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Angola, April 2021Angola Press Agency (ANGOP) reported severe flooding in the capital, Luanda, after heavy rain on 19 April 2021. 14 fatalities were reported, along with 2 injured, 1,600 homes damaged and 8,000 people displaced. Earlier, the Ministry of the Interior reported a young person died and 2 were injured after heavy rain caused damage in Sumbe City, Cuanza Sul Province, on 16 April 2021. Note: No rainfall figures available.Tue 20 Apr 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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