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Rwanda: Flood, landslide: 2023/05/02-2023/05/03 Country Information on DRR

Period 2023/05/02-2023/05/03
Country or District Rwanda
Event Type Flood, landslide
Outline The death toll reached to 127 on 3 May 2023 after catastrophic flooding and landslides that occurred in the parts of the Western, Northern, and Southern Provinces of Rwanda from 2 to 3 May 2023.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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FloodList 2023/05/04
The President of Rwanda confirmed that, as of 03 May, 127 people had lost their lives.

Geographycal Data

UNOSAT 2023/05/10
Satellite detected landslides/mudslides over Kibingo, Congonil, Kagana and Ghanga Villages, Rutsiro District, Western Province, Rwanda (as of 07 May 2023)

UNOSAT 2023/05/10
Satellite detected water extent along the Nyarabongo river West and South of Kigali City in Southern and Eastern Provinces, Rwanda (as of 5 May 2023)

International Charter, UNOSAT 2023/05/08
Preliminary Satellite Flood and Landslide Assessment Report, Rutsiro and Karongi Districts, Western Province, Rwanda- 8 May 2023