Overall Green alert Flood
in Indonesia

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

GDACS ID FL 1102458
Death: 13
Displaced: 500
Countries: Indonesia
From - To 03 Feb - 28 Feb

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Indonesia - Floods and landslides (ECHO 12 Feb 2024)Mon, 12 Feb 2024 10:46

  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting eastern and central Indonesia, in particular Central Papua Province and the Java Island, since 6 February, causing floods and landslides that have resulted in casualties and damage.
  • The Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB) reports, as of 7 February, five fatalities and one injured person in Intan Jaya Regency in Central Papua Province due to a landslide and flash floods occurred on 6 February.  According to the ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADINet), as of 12 February, one person died in Sumedand Regency in West Java Province, and three people have been injured in Dompu Regency in West Nusa Tenggara due to floods. In addition, almost 7,868 people and approximately 2,600 houses have been affected by floods across West, East and Central Java Provinces, as well as in West Nusa Tenggara Province.
  • Over the next 24 hours, more heavy rainfall is still forecast over Indonesia, with very heavy rainfall ove central Indonesia.
Indonesia - Floods, update (ECHO 13 Feb 2024)Tue, 13 Feb 2024 10:23

  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting central Indonesia (in particular the Java Island) since 6 February, causing floods, flash floods and rivers overflow and resulting in population evacuation and damage. 
  • The ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADINet) and the Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB) report, as of 13 February, a total of approximately 21,000 displaced people (of which a number of these across 59 evacuation points) and a damaged highway in the Demak Regency (Central Java Province), due to flash floods. In addition, nearly 1,500 affected people and 365 flooded houses were reported across the Gresik Regency (East Java Province).
  • Over the next 72 hours, very heavy rainfall is still forecast over the whole Java Island.
Central Papua Province, Indonesia, February 2024BNPB reported landslides and flash floods struck in Central Papua Province in Indonesia on 09 February 2024.Mon 12 Feb 2024FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
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Articles: 108 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Floods hit the state border in Sambas, road access was cut off2024-03-02T15:35+0100.

DOKUMENTASI KADES KALIAU. Floods in Sajingan Besar District, Sambas Regency, West Kalimantan, have begun to subside on Saturday (2/3/2024) afternoon. PONTIANAK, KOMPAS - The border area between Indonesia and Malaysia in Aruk, Sajingan Besar
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Endikat River Water Power Makes Lights No Longer Byarpet2024-03-02T10:37+0100.

KOMPAS/ADITYA PUTRA PERDANA. Participants in the South Sumatra Energy Exploration organized by the Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR) observed the penstock pipe at the Green Lahat Minihydro Power Plant (PLTM) in Singapure Villag
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Announcement 01 March 2024 SERCOM-3: Advancing Global Resilience, Earl ... 2024-03-01T14:17+0100.

The third session of the Commission for Weather, Climate, Hydrological, Marine, and Related Environmental Services and Applications (SERCOM-3) will convene in Bali, Indonesia, from 4-9 March 2024, hosted by the Indonesian Agency for Meteoro
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Remain alert even though the intensity of rain in Jakarta is decreasin ... 2024-03-01T13:12+0100.

KOMPAS/TOTOK WIJAYANTO. Road users are attempting to navigate through flooded Jalan Boulevard Barat Raya in Kelapa Gading, Jakarta on Thursday (29/2/2024). JAKARTA, KOMPAS - The Jakarta Regional Disaster Management Agency has reported that
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