Overall Green alert Drought for Eastern Europe-2023
in Romania, Ukraine

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 6 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016401
Name: Eastern Europe-2023
Glide number: DR-2023-000138-AUT
Countries: Romania, Ukraine
Start Date: End of Jul 2023
Duration: 227 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 25595 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Latest media headlines

Articles: 23 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Il miele a basso prezzo straniero alla conquista dell’Italia2024-03-04T09:45+0100.

Il mercato italiano del miele cresce, ma la quota di prodotto straniero a basso prezzo affossa gli apicoltori nazionali. Secondo i dati della Coldiretti, nel 2023 sono arrivati nel nostro Paese oltre 25 milioni di chili di miele straniero,
Why tractors are blocking roads across Europe2024-02-28T02:41+0100.

What are the main triggers? Ukraine War | Following its invasion by Russia, farm produce from Ukraine has found its way to Middle East, Africa, and Asia via neighbouring countries like Poland, Hungary, Romania, and Slovakia. Some of that Uk
Ecco C4C: azioni locali per rispondere al cambiamento climatico2024-02-23T13:03+0100.

Il cambiamento climatico non è più una minaccia lontana ma una realtà urgente. Inondazioni, incendi, siccità e perdita di biodiversità stanno colpendo tutti noi in tutto il mondo. Per affrontare questo problema urgente, la Commissione europ
Communities for Climate: Local action to respond to climate change2024-02-22T14:14+0100.

Climate change is no longer a distant threat but a pressing reality. Floods, fires, droughts, and the loss of biodiversity are impacting us, worldwide. To address this urgent issue, the European Commission is launching the Communities for C

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Analytical report

06/Dec/2023 14:19 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

14/Jul/2023 13:47 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),