Overall Green alert Drought for Myanmar-Bangladesh-East India-2022
in Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015771
Name: Myanmar-Bangladesh-East India-2022
Countries: Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar
Start Date: End of May 2022
Duration: 135 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 301665 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Climate change affects developing countries: Safma2022-09-26T03:12+0200.

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Daily Noon Briefing Highlights: Niger, CERF, Ukraine and Haiti2022-09-17T00:17+0200.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),