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Lao People's Democratic Republic (the): Flood: 2013/06 Country Information on DRR

Period 2013/06
Country or District Lao People's Democratic Republic (the)
Event Type Flood
Outline The heavy rainfall in Lao PDR that began in June 2013 has continued unabated and has resulted in widespread flooding, particularly in the Northern and Central parts of the country. Over 20 people have been killed by the flood.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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UN Country Team in Laos 2013/08/29
An estimated 119,625 people have been affected by the flooding as of 29 August 2013.

UN Country Team in Laos 2013/08/26
An estimated 116,518 people have been affected in Oudomxay, Xayabouly, Bolikhamxay, Khammuan, XiengKhuang and Vientiane provinces.

Geographycal Data

OCHA 2013/08/28
Lao PDR: Situation Map (as of 28 Aug 2013)