Details of Disaster Information


Panama : Mud Slide : 2004/09/18
GLIDE: MS-2004-000100-PAN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2004/09/18
Country
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District
Panama
Name Mud Slide
Outline Panama declared a state of emergency on Saturday, a day after torrential rains and mudslides killed at least 14 people and wrecked or damaged the homes of about 10,000 people.




Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • OCHA Relief Web 2004/09/19
    As a result of torrential rains which triggered mudslides and flooding in Panama, 11 people die d, 9 have disappeared and 11,650 people in total were affected. Some 1,405 houses were damaged and 281 were totally destroyed.
  • Reuters Alertnet 2004/09/19
    Panama declared a state of emergency on Saturday, a day after torrential rains and mudslides killed at least 14 people and wrecked or damaged the homes of about 10,000 people.
  • CNN News 2004/09/18
    Panama mudslides kill nine