Details of Disaster Information

Cambodia : Flood : 2002/08/27
GLIDE: FL-2002-000522-KHM  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2002/08/27
Name Flood
Outline While southern provinces of Cambodia are still facing severe drought conditions, northeastern, eastern and southwestern provinces located along the Mekong River are now being affected by floods. According to media reports, one million people have been affected by the floods, 14 people have been killed and around 450,000 people have been displaced.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others
CNN news 2002/08/29
Dead: 18 people
(most of them children)
2,155 hectares of crops were affected.

Related Links
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center