Overall Green alert Flood
in Burundi

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100365
Death: 3
Displaced: 1014
Countries: Burundi
From - To 18 Jan - 01 Feb

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North West Burundi, January 2020The International Organization for Migration (IOM) reports that 3 people died and over 1,000 people were displaced after a period of heavy rain and flooding in Burundi during late January 2020. No rainfall figures were available.Sat 18 Jan 2020FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (32), (1), NASA (7), INFORM (2),