Overall Green alert Drought for East Africa-2022
in Ethiopia, Kenya

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 10 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1014742
Name: East Africa-2022
Countries: Ethiopia, Kenya
Start Date: End of Feb 2021
Duration: 455 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 36795 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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2021 sees record numbers displaced globally and in Myanmar2022-05-20T09:55+0200.

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as inte
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2021 sees record numbers displaced globally and in Myanmar2022-05-20T08:02+0200.

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as inte
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Nearly 60 million people internally displaced worldwide in 20212022-05-20T04:07+0200.

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as inte
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60m people internally displaced worldwide in 20212022-05-20T03:10+0200.

GENEVA: Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said on Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were regi
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Analytical report

23/Mar/2022 07:36 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

23/Mar/2022 07:36 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

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21/Mar/2022 10:03 UTC

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