Overall Green alert Flood
in Rwanda

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1100850
Death: 1
Displaced: 630
Countries: Rwanda
From - To 29 Apr - 13 May

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Rwanda, Late April 2021Flash floods in Gahunga Sector of Burera District, Northern Province, Rwanda on 27 April 2021 left 1 person dead and damaged or destroyed houses, crops and livestock.Mon 3 May 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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