Overall Green alert Drought for Zambia, Congo-2021
in Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1015281
Name: Zambia, Congo-2021
Countries: Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia
Start Date: End of Oct 2021
Duration: 255 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 48434 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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Cesetti: "Agricoltura al tappeto, quali misure?"2022-06-21T06:40+0200.

L’agricoltura è in ginocchio, la stagione straordinariamente calda e la mancanza di pioggia stanno mettendo a dura prova le aziende marchigiane. A dirlo è il consigliere regionale del Partito Democratico, Fabrizio Cesetti, che ha depositato
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Siccità: Pellicani (Pd), governo dichiari stato d’emergenza2022-06-17T10:35+0200.

(AGENPARL) – ven 17 giugno 2022 Ufficio Stampa Gruppo Partito Democratico per approfondimenti consultare il nostro sito: www.deputatipd.it Siccità: Pellicani (Pd), governo dichiari stato d’emergenza “Da diversi mesi la situazione nel Nord I
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),