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Drought

Drought in Honduras

Drought induced by El Nino has caused hunger in the departments of Choluteca, Valle La Paz, Lempira, Intibuca, El Paraiso y el Sur de Francisco Morazan.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought
Region: 
Honduras
Occurance Date: 
31/12/2009

Drought in Ecuador

The state of emergency has been declared for the coastal Province of Manabi as drought is affecting food security and daily lives.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought
Region: 
Ecuador
Occurance Date: 
25/11/2009

Drought in Bolivia

A severe drought is affecting indigenous communities in the department of Chuquisaca in the Chaco region. ECHO is providing 150.000 euros to help around 390 families.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought
Region: 
Bolivia
Occurance Date: 
12/10/2009

Drought in Kenya

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Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought in Kenya
Region: 
Kenya
Occurance Date: 
01/08/2009

Drought in Somalia

NAIROBI, 17 August 2009 (IRIN) - Some rains have fallen in northern Somalia, but this has not stopped an exodus of drought-affe

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought in Somalia
Region: 
Somalia
Occurance Date: 
17/08/2009

Drought in India

A drought-like situation is developing in parts of India and Bangladesh.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought in India
Region: 
India
Occurance Date: 
28/07/2009

Drought in Syrian Arab Rep.

Syria is currently experiencing the dramatic effects of a drought that has been affecting the country since 2006.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought in Syrian Arab Rep.
Region: 
Syrian Arab Rep.
Occurance Date: 
03/08/2009

Drought in Paraguay

Since the first trimester of 2009, Paraguay has been facing an extreme cyclical drought.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought in Paraguay
Region: 
Paraguay
Occurance Date: 
24/05/2009

Drought in China P. Rep.

44 percent of winter wheat areas in China under extreme drought conditions in the following provinces: Henan, Anhai, Shandong, Hebei, Shanxi, Shaanxi, and Gansu.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought in China P. Rep.
Region: 
China P. Rep.
Occurance Date: 
04/02/2009

Drought in Thailand

Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) reported the drought hazard which has affected 12 provinces, 45 districts, 272 sub-districts, 1,522 villages, 183,279 households and 659,169

Disaster Information
Name: 
Drought in Thailand
Region: 
Thailand
Occurance Date: 
27/01/2009