Landslide in Rwanda

Several areas of the Rwanda have experienced floods following ongoing above normal heavy rains which resulted in a landslide in Rubavu district on 26th March 2010. Communities in three cells of Rubavu sector are among those most impacted by landslides. As a consequence of heavy rains along the Rwanda hills of Rubavu districts in Western Province; approximately 5,920 people have been affected out of whom approximately 1,184 families are homeless due to destroyed houses and risks.

Source: GlideNumber

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in Rwanda
Region: 
Western Province
Occurance Date: 
09/04/2010