Overall Orange alert Drought for Philippines-2019
in Philippines

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 1 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013042
Name: Philippines-2019
Countries: Philippines
Start Date: End of Mar 2019
Duration: 63 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 46265 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Latest media headlines

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Philippines: Early action helps women in farming communities vulnerabl ... Wed, 22 May 2019 15:17:00 +0200.

EWEA ) project to protect the livelihoods of rice farmers in selected vulnerable areas in Mindanao against the potential for extremely dry conditions. Through this project FAO conducted planning workshops and activities with farmers, includ
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Según informe de ONG alemana: Honduras, entre 3 países “azotados” por ... Mon, 13 May 2019 13:15:00 +0200.

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World: Cred Crunch Newsletter, Issue No. 54 (April 2019) - Disasters 2 ... Mon, 29 Apr 2019 21:34:00 +0200.

Brussels 2019 - In 2018, there were 315 climate-related and geophysical disaster events recorded in the EM-DAT (International Disaster Database) with 11,804 deaths, and over 68 million people affected across the world. Globally, Indonesia r
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), WMO (1), INFORM (2),