Floods in Senegal

Recent heavy rains in Senegal have caused severe floods in almost all suburbs of Dakar. Dozens of volunteers from the Senegalese Red Cross were dispatched to help disaster victims save their belongings and evacuate their flooded homes. 194 affected families received immediate assistance.

Source : Glide number

Heavy rains have caused floods in Dakar and other areas of Senegal. According to officials, a number of deaths were reported so far and houses and roads have been destroyed by floods.
 

Source: International Charter

Disaster Information
Region: 
Dakar, Senegal
Occurance Date: 
28/08/2009