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Floods in Balkans

Image captured by NASA’s Aqua satellite on 18 May 2014

In mid-May 2014, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia experienced the worst flood in over 120 years.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Floods in Balkans
Region: 
Balkans
Occurance Date: 
14/05/2014
latitude: 
43.9814
longitude: 
21.2456

MapAction Volunteers deployed in Response to Flooding in the Balkans

Flooding in the Balkans

On 19 May 2014, volunteers from the non-profit crowdsource mapping group MapAction were deployed to Belgrade in response to the severe flooding in Serbia and the Balkans.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 22/05/2014 - 11:47
latitude: 
44.8206
longitude: 
20.4622

Serbia: International Charter activated due to flood events

international charter activated due to floods in Serbia

The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated on 21 May due to the ongoing flood events in Serbia.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 22/05/2014 - 11:00
latitude: 
44.9833
longitude: 
19.6167

EU Copernicus Mapping Services produces maps for floods in Balkan states

Extent of floods near Jagodina, Serbia on 15 May 2014

The Emergency Mapping Service of the European Union's Copernicus programme was activated to provide satellite-based maps of the severe floods in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Serbia.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Tue, 20/05/2014 - 16:09
latitude: 
43.9814
longitude: 
21.2456

Earthquake in Serbia

An earthquake jolted central Serbia in the early hours of 3 November, killing an elderly couple in the town of Kraljevo and injuring 100 people.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Earthquake in Serbia
Region: 
Serbia
Occurance Date: 
03/11/2010
latitude: 
43.7234
longitude: 
20.687