ADRC DisasterReport Back to ADRC Homepage(English/Japanese)

ADRC Latest Disaster Information

Back to List

Korea (the Democratic People's Republic of):Flood:2013/07/17

Duration2013/07/17 Torrential rain has caused severe damage in North Korea, killing five people and leaving more than 23,000 people homeless.
Country or DistrictKorea (the Democratic People's Republic of)

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others

Specific Matters

Related Links
  • AFP 2013/07/22
    The floods destroyed or submerged more than 6,060 dwelling houses throughout the country leaving some 23,770 people homeless, the Korean Central News Agency reported.
Geographycal Data Information
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center