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Lao People's Democratic Republic (the): Floods, landslides: 2023/08/04 Country Information on DRR

Period 2023/08/04
Country or District Lao People's Democratic Republic (the)
Event Type Floods, landslides
Outline The southwest monsoon brings heavy rainfall over Lao PDR resulting in flooding and landslides incident since 4 August 2023. According to the report of AHA Centre as of 9 August 2023, 13,777 households were affected over 417 villages in Vientiane Capital, Huaphanh, Xayaboury, Xiengkhuang, Vientiane, Borikhamxay, Khammuane, Savannakhet, Champasack, and Xaysomboon Provinces in Lao PDR. 6 persons dead (4 in Xaysomboon and 2 in Borikhamxay) and 1 person missing.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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AHA Centre 2023/08/09
FLASH UPDATE No. 01, Flooding and Landslides in 10 Provinces, Lao PDR (as of 9 August 2023)