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Landslide

landslide on a mountainside in northern Tanzania triggered by four days of heavy rain has killed at least 20 people.(AlertNet)

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide
Region: 
Tanzania
Occurance Date: 
11/11/2009

Landslide

Landslides have killed at least 14 people and buried 20 houses in South Sulawesi province, Indonesia.

http://www.glidenumber.net/glide/public/search/details.jsp?glide=18956.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide
Region: 
Indonesia
Occurance Date: 
09/11/2009

Landslide in Chile

On 6 September intense rains triggered a soil removal.

Disaster Information
Region: 
Chile
Occurance Date: 
07/09/2009

Landslide in Sierra Leone

At least seven people were killed and 15 injured in a landslide due to heavy rains in Freetown/Sierra Leone. Flooding has left at least 300 people homeless - AlertNet August 13th.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Sierra Leone
Region: 
Sierra Leone
Occurance Date: 
13/08/2009

Mudslide in Japan

Heavy rainfall on 19-29 July has caused mud slide in Chugoku and northern part of Kyushu districts.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Mudslide in Japan
Region: 
Japan
Occurance Date: 
30/07/2009

Landslide in Myanmar

Over 700 people affected and in need of support following a landslide due to heavy rains in Kachin State, northern Myanmar.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Myanmar
Region: 
Myanmar
Occurance Date: 
04/07/2009

Landslide in Nicaragua

Due to heavy rains, there have been 4 landslides around of the area of the Volcano Concepci?n in the municipality of Moyogalpa, island of Ometepe. 12 houses and 64 people affected

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Nicaragua
Region: 
Nicaragua
Occurance Date: 
19/06/2009

Mudslide in Côte d'Ivoire

Series of mudslides caused by torrential rains have killed 18 people in Ivory Coast's main city Abidjan, rescue services said Friday 12 June.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Mudslide in Côte d'Ivoire
Region: 
Côte d'Ivoire
Occurance Date: 
12/06/2009

Earthquake in Vanuatu

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit the Island of Tongoa on 29 May, damaging infrastructure and causing landslides.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Earthquake in Vanuatu
Region: 
Vanuatu
Occurance Date: 
29/05/2009

Landslide in Papua New Guinea

Up to 19 people were buried alive when heavy rains triggered a landslide in Morobe province of Papua New Guinea.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Papua New Guinea
Region: 
Papua New Guinea
Occurance Date: 
27/05/2009