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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2020. Map produced by EC-JRC.The designations employed and the presentation of material on the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the European Union concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
The blurred events in the list below are the past events before last 4 days.
For drought alerts, all the events listed in the homepage are ongoing events. In bold: i) new events; ii) events where a significant worsening has been detected (+ 0.5 GDACS score or increase in the Alert Level); iii) events where new information products are available (Global Drought Observatory Report).
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GATI-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
27 Nov 2020  22:32 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
IOTA-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
27 Nov 2020  14:05 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
VAMCO-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
27 Nov 2020  12:43 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
Vanuatu – Volcanic eruption
27 Nov 2020  10:55 UTC.


  • Yasur volcano, located in Tanna Island (southern Vanuatu), continues his activity that consists of ongoing explosions with gas plumes and volcanic ash.
  • According to the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Departme
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Indonesia - Floods and landslides (ECHO 27 Nov 2020)
27 Nov 2020  10:28 UTC.


  • Widespread floods and landslides triggered by heavy rain have been affecting several parts of Indonesia (particularly Sumatra and Kalimantan) over the past few days, resulting in casualties and damage.
  • According t
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India - Tropical Cyclone NIVAR update (ECHO 27 Nov 2020)
27 Nov 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • After the passage of tropical cyclone NIVAR on 25-26 November over Tamil Nadu State (south-eastern India) the number of fatalities has increased to 5 around the Chennai City area, according to media.
  • Heavy rainfal
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Colombia - Landslides and flooding (ECHO 27 Nov 2020)
27 Nov 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • Landslides and flooding triggered by heavy rainfall continue to affect Antioquia Department (north-western Colombia), resulting in at least 18 fatalities and 3 missing people.
  • Search and rescue operations are ongo
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Vietnam – Floods and landslides (ECHO 27 Nov 2020)
27 Nov 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • In October and November, several Provinces of central Vietnam have been affected by landslides and flooding, caused by the activity of multiple tropical cyclones in the area.
  • UN OCHA reports that as of 20 November
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Thailand - Flooding
27 Nov 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • Floods and flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall have been affecting central and southern Thailand since 21 November.
  • According to AHA Centre, about 2,170 people have been affected by the events.
  • Locall
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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27 Nov 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • Italy:Warning level 3/3 for Sardegna region.
  • United Kingdom: Flood warning (level 2 out of 3) active for North-West England.

IOTA-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
26 Nov 2020  13:35 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
IOTA-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation 25 Nov 2020  13:05 UTC.

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
NIVAR-20 - EC/ECHO daily map 25 Nov 2020  05:57 UTC.

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
IOTA-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation 24 Nov 2020  19:36 UTC.

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
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