Details of Disaster Information


Kenya : Flash flood : 2012/04/24
GLIDE: FF-2012-000062-KEN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2012/04/24
Country
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District
Kenya
Name Flash flood
Outline Heavy rains since early April 2012 have caused flash floods across the country in Kenya, killing at least 17 people and affecting more than 58,000.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • Kenya Red Cross 2012/05/02
    Currently, at least 60,000 people have been affected by the current floods and landslides with 40 people having lost their lives, 42 other injured and 2 others are still missing.
  • Kenya Red Cross 2012/04/27
    Currently, a joint assessment of the situation by the Government, Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) and other stakeholders has revealed that at least 36 people have lost their lives and 42 others injured as a result of the prevailing situation. Three others are still missing and more than 2,000 households (HH) have been displaced.
  • Kenya Red Cross 2012/04/24
    Heavy rains since early April 2012 have caused flash floods across the country in Kenya, killing at least 17 people and affecting more than 58,000.