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Duration 2012/08 In recent weeks, flooding has occurred in the Irrawaddy, Pegu, Tenasserim and Rangoon areas and in Karen, Mon and Arakan states. Thousands homeless after Karen State floods. Country or District Myanmar Name Flood
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others
- AFP 2012/08/27
More than 68,000 people are staying in 308 camps around the country, according to the Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Ministry.
- Mizzima News 2012/08/10
Up to 6,000 people are homeless after severe flooding in Hpa-an Township in Karen State.
Geographycal Data Information
- OCHA 2012/08/13
Myanmar: Floods (as of 14 Aug 2012)
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center