Overall Green alert Flood
in Myanmar

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100627
Death: 0
Displaced: 2875
Countries: Myanmar
From - To 22 Sep - 28 Sep

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Kachin State, Myanmar, September 2020Disaster authorities in Myanmar reported that 2,875 people from 410 households were temporarily displaced by the floods in Hpakant Township, Kachin State from 22 September 2020.Tue 22 Sep 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

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Tropical storm Noul leaves 11 dead in Cambodia - it's havoc in South E ... Sat, 26 Sep 2020 00:42:00 +0200.

PHNOM PENH, Sept 22 (Xinhua): Tropical storm Noul is creating havoc in South-East Asia. First it was Vietnam, then Laos followed by Myanmar and now Cambodia. The impact of tropical storm Noul has left 11 people dead and one missing in Cambo
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International experts call for cooperation in sustainable development ... Wed, 23 Sep 2020 18:15:00 +0200.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang attends the third Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Leaders' Meeting via video link at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 24, 2020. (Xinhua/Rao Aimin) Chinese experts expressed their willingn
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International experts call for cooperation in sustainable development ... Wed, 23 Sep 2020 13:25:00 +0200.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang attends the third Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Leaders' Meeting via video link at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 24, 2020. (Xinhua/Rao Aimin) Chinese experts expressed their willingn
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (33), (1), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),