Details of Disaster Information


Sri Lanka : Drought : 2014/08
GLIDE: DR-2014-000120-LKA  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2014/08
Country
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District
Sri Lanka
Name Drought
Outline More than 1.8 million people (9 percent of the population of around 20 million) have been affected by the drought which is still ravaging 16 of the country’s 25 districts in Sri Lanka.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • OCHA 2014/08/18
    By August, low rainfall had further aggravated the impact of the drought, which affected more than 1.8 million people in 16 districts.