Overall Green alert Drought for Nigeria-2022
in Nigeria

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 12 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015792
Name: Nigeria-2022
Countries: Nigeria
Start Date: End of Apr 2022
Duration: 429 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 48739 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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An aerial photo taken on Aug. 22, 2021, shows the scenery of Saihanba forest farm in north China's Hebei Province. (Xinhua/Mu Yu) China has set the pace in desert control, offering vital lessons to African nations, says a Kenyan scholar, wh
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China's strides in desert control an inspiration for Africa2023-06-17T13:58+0200.

An aerial photo taken on Aug. 22, 2021, shows the scenery of Saihanba forest farm in north China's Hebei Province. (Xinhua/Mu Yu) China has set the pace in desert control, offering vital lessons to African nations, says a Kenyan scholar, wh
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New record of 110 million forcibly displaced people, including because ... 2023-06-14T16:22+0200.

2023-06-14T14:21:08.478Z. Highlights: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees published its annual report on June 14. The number of people displaced by the consequences of climate change has almost tripled, particularly in the Hor
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),