Overall Green alert Flood
in Indonesia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100613
Death: 43
Displaced: 8241
Countries: Indonesia
From - To 06 Sep - 06 Nov

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Sumatra Island, Indonesia, October 2020Heavy rain caused floods and landslides in parts of the island of Sumatra, Indonesia from 08 October (North Sumatra and Bengkulu provinces) and again from 18 to 21 October (Bangka Belitung Islands Province and South Sumatra Province). Floods on 22 October displaced around 60 people and affected 325 in Mentawai Islands Regency, West Sumatra.Thu 8 Oct 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 14 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

¿Coche atascado en una inundación? No haga esto para obtener reclamaci ... Wed, 28 Oct 2020 22:18:00 +0100.

Nuevo Periodico ¿Coche atascado en una inundación? No haga esto para obtener reclamaciones de seguros aceptadas Servicio de grúa Autocillin de Adira. Foto: Adira Insurance jpnn.com, YAKARTA – Indonesia ha comenzado a entrar en la fase de la
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Indonesia records 2,276 natural disasters since early JanuarySun, 18 Oct 2020 10:30:00 +0200.

. 22 minutes ago A flash flood hit Pameungpeuk sub-distict, Garut district, West Java, on Monday (Oct 12, 2020). (ANTARA/HO-BPBD Garut) Jakarta (ANTARA) - Indonesia recorded a total of 2,276 natural disasters in the year ending October 17
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Lluvias altas, así es como el Ministerio de PUPR anticipa inundacionesSun, 18 Oct 2020 00:13:00 +0200.

Nuevo Periodico Lluvias altas, así es como el Ministerio de PUPR anticipa inundaciones Suara.com – El gobierno a través del Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Vivienda Pública ha preparado varias estrategias para anticipar el desastre por inund
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Protection for the Rich, Retreat for the PoorWed, 14 Oct 2020 11:07:00 +0200.

Article body copy. As the climate warms, coastal communities are dealing with rising seas, more intense storms, and increased flooding. To tackle these threats, governments are investing in various protection measures, from building sea wal
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),