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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2021. 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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Philippines - Floods (ECHO 29 Jul 2021)
29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • Widespread floods caused by Southwest Monsoon rains continue to affect The Philippines, resulting in casualties.
  • According to the Disaster Response Operations Monitoring and Information Centre (DSWD-DROMIC), more
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Turkey - Forest fire (ECHO 29 Jul 2021)
29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • A forest fire broke out in Manavgat District (Antalya Province, southern Turkey) on the night of 28 July burning approximately 1,500 hectares.
  • According to the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD),
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Thailand - Floods (ECHO 29 Jul 2021)
29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting several districts of Tak Province (north-west Thailand) since 27 July.
  • According to the ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADInet), 1,020 people have been affected by floods acro
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Pakistan - Floods (ECHO 29 Jul 2021)
29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Region (north-western Pakistan), led to floods, flash floods and a number of related incidents.
  • The Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) reports 4 deaths and 6 i
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Myanmar - Floods update (ECHO 29 Jul 2021)
29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • The number of casualties following flooding in Kayin, Mon, and the Rakhine States is increasing.
  • The ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (AHA Centre) reports 22,700 displac
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Bangladesh – Floods and landslides in Cox’s Bazar update (ECHO 29 Jul
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29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • Incessant rains since 27 July have resulted in continued flooding across the Rohingya refugee camps and host communities in Cox’s Bazar, claiming 18 lives. 
  • According to ISCG, 12,994 refugees in 27 camp
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Alaska (USA) - Earthquake (ECHO 29 Jul 2021)
29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • An earthquake of magnitude 8.2 M at a depth of 47 km occurred offshore in the northeast Pacific Ocean, close to the southern coast of Lake and Peninsula Borough (southwestern Alaska) on 29 July at 06.15 UTC (28 July at 19
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India – Flash floods and cloudbursts (ECHO 29 Jul 2021)
29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • Flash floods in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh and cloud bursts in the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh have killed at least 16 people, with 21 missing and 17 injured.
  • On 28 July, a
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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29 Jul 2021  15:37 UTC.


  • Italy: warning level 2/3 for Lombardia.
  • United Kingdom: warning level 2/3 for Scotland.
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