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  • Syria: Wild Fires - Oct 2020 أكتوبر 8, 2020
    Affected country: Syrian Arab Republic Glide: FR-2020-000208-SYR At the time of writing, large scale fires across the coastal regions in Syria have caused at least three deaths and dozens of injuries, with areas in Al Fakhoura, Al Qirdaha, Jableh and Lattakia districts in Lattakia Governorate and Safita district in Tartous Governorate particularly affected. While assessments […]
  • DR Congo: Floods - Oct 2020 أكتوبر 2, 2020
    Affected country: Democratic Republic of the Congo Glide: FL-2020-000206-COD Floods have affected North Kivu Province (eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo) following heavy rain on 2 October. According to media reports, at least 15 people died in Sake Town (Masisi territory) after the overflow of the Mutahyo River. Dozens of people have been displaced, several […]
  • Cambodia: Floods - Oct 2020 أكتوبر 1, 2020
    Affected country: Cambodia Glide: FL-2020-000212-KHM Since October 1, Cambodia has experienced heavy rainfall across much of the country. As of October 12, seven provinces have been affected by flash floods, including Pursat, Battambang, Banteay Meanchey, Pailin, Svay Rieng and Stung Treng. The worst affected are Pursat (8,315 households affected, 1,693 evacuated), Battambang (13,180 households affected, […]
  • Ecuador: Sangay Volcano - Sep 2020 سبتمبر 20, 2020
    Affected country: Ecuador Glide: VO-2020-000205-ECU In the early hours of 20 September 2020, the Sangay volcano, located in the central Ecuadorian province of Morona Santiago, registered a significant increase in its level of eruptive activity (NationalGeophysical Institute; Special Report no. 4- 2020)...As the hours passed, the ash cloud began to descend over the provinces of […]
  • Viet Nam: Floods and Landslides - Sep 2020 سبتمبر 16, 2020
    Affected country: Viet Nam Glide: FL-2020-000210-VNM Tropical Cyclone NOUL made landfall in Viet Nam over the coastal area between Dong Ha and Hue cities (Thua Thien Hue Province) on 18 September, as a tropical storm. According to media, as of 18 September, more than 500,000 people are being evacuated in the central provinces of Vietnam. […]