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Namibia : Flood : 2009/03/01
GLIDE: FL-2009-000062-NAM  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2009/03/01
Country
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District
Namibia
Name Flood
Outline Namibia has been receiving heavy rains over the past three weeks, which led into localised flooding. The north-eastern and north-western parts are the most affected, where thousands of families have since been displaced.

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Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Reuters AlertNet 2009/03/25
    The official death toll in Namibia is 92 but aid workers said it would almost certainly be much higher.
  • IFRC 2009/03/11
    The flooded Kunene region reported a cholera outbreak that has caused seven deaths so far.
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