Overall Green alert Drought for Bolivia-Brazil-2019
in Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 8 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1012926
Name: Bolivia-Brazil-2019
Countries: Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
Start Date: End of Dec 2018
Duration: 270 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 239284 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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7:20 Bolivia reafirma posición en defensa de la Naturaleza en COP-14Tue, 10 Sep 2019 13:28:00 +0200.

10 de septiembre de 2019, 7:20 Nueva Delhi, 10 sep (Prensa Latina) Bolivia expresó hoy su preocupación por el calentamiento global y cambio climático provocado por el hombre, al intervenir ante la Conferencia de las Partes de ONU de Lucha c
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La Bolivia verso le elezioni tra incendi e "progressismo anti ambienta ... Mon, 09 Sep 2019 10:31:00 +0200.

Nell’ultimo mese hanno fatto il giro del mondo le immagini dell’Amazzonia in fiamme. Sotto accusa il presidente brasiliano Bolsonaro che, con le sue politiche estrattiviste in favore delle “grandi corporation del crimine ambientale”, sta po
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1:52 Bolivia expuso su estrategia en Convención ONU contra Desertifica ... Fri, 06 Sep 2019 20:10:00 +0200.

6 de septiembre de 2019, 13:52 Nueva Delhi, 6 sep (Prensa Latina) El viceministro de Recursos Hídricos y Riego de Bolivia, Juan Braulio Huaylla, expuso hoy la Estrategia Nacional de Neutralidad de Degradación de Tierras en la Conferencia de
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Amazon deforestation and development heighten Amazon fire risk: studyFri, 06 Sep 2019 19:37:00 +0200.

Forest fires burn out of control in the municipality of Colniza, Mato Grosso state, Brazil in 2019. Image by Victor Moriyama / Greenpeace. As of August 24, there were 41,858 fires reported this year in the Brazilian Amazon — the highest num
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),