Details of Disaster Information


Brazil : Flood : 2013/12/11
GLIDE: FL-2013-000157-BRA  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2013/12/11
Country
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District
Brazil
Name Flood
Outline Severe flooding last week in northeastern Brazil left 16 dead while days of heavy rain in Rio de Janeiro state left two people dead and some 2,000 families homeless.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • AFP 2013/12/26
    At least 44 people have died and more than 60,000 have been left homeless following torrential rain in southeast Brazil over the past few weeks, officials said 26 December 2013.
  • OCHA 2013/12/23
    Some 20,000 have been affected in the state of Espíritu Santo. 5 people have died.
  • AFP 2013/12/11
    Over the weekend, torrential rain in the northeastern Brazilian state of Bahia left at least 16 people dead. One person remains missing there.