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Ghana : Flood : 2009/07/15
GLIDE: FL-2009-000132-GHA  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2009/07/15
Country
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District
Ghana
Name Flood
Outline Several hours of rain during the night of 19 June, 2009 and subsequent heavy down pours along the coastal and forest belt of Ghana from 6 to 8 July, 2009 caused massive destruction of private and public properties in most communities in the western parts of Accra, Eastern, Volta, Central, Western and Ashanti Regions.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • IFRC 2009/07/19
    The disaster coordination body in Ghana (NADMO) indicated that 19,755 people are affected.
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