Overall Green alert Drought for Egypt, Libya-2024
in Egypt, Libya

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016906
Name: Egypt, Libya-2024
Countries: Egypt, Libya
Start Date: End of Nov 2023
Duration: 104 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 128814 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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How Climate Change Risks Increase at a National Scale as the Level of ... 2024-02-29T20:55+0100.

A major research programme led by the University of East Anglia (UEA) has quantified how climate change risks to human and natural systems increase at a national scale as the level of global warming increases. A major research programme le
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Drought in India's farmlands to reduce by 21% if 1.5 degree global war ... 2024-02-29T15:36+0100.

A new study shows India’s agricultural land exposure to drought would reduce by 21% if the global warming threshold of 1.5 ºC above pre-industrial temperatures is met. Moreover, it will reduce economic damage due to riverine flooding and po
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UEA studies climate change risks as global warming increases2024-02-29T13:18+0100.

A research programme led by the University of East Anglia (UAE) has quantified how climate change risks increase at a national scale as the level of global warming increases. A collection of eight studies, focusing on Brazil, China, Egypt,
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El Gobierno valenciano dispara las inspecciones en almacenes un 375% a ... 2024-02-20T17:48+0100.

El conseller de Agricultura, José Luis Aguirre, ha expresado su preocupación en Les Corts por el incremento de las importaciones europeas de naranjas egipcias. En enero, de las 51.000 toneladas de naranjas importadas por la UE, 45.000 proce
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23/Feb/2024 08:39 UTC

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