Overall Green alert Drought for Egypt, Libya-2024
in Egypt, Israel, Libya

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 4 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016906
Name: Egypt, Libya-2024
Countries: Egypt, Israel, Libya
Start Date: End of Nov 2023
Duration: 144 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 99237 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Articles: 35 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Terrestrial water storage in 20232024-04-05T05:55+0200.

Negative TWS anomalies encompassed much of North America in 2023 (Fig. 1b ). In particular, severe droughts were observed over western and central Canada owing to low snowfall (especially in southern British Columbia), causing TWS anomalies
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S&P Global Says Panama Canal’s Drought Dilemma Threatens Supply Chains2024-04-04T19:23+0200.

Start every business day with our analyses of the most pressing developments affecting markets today, alongside a curated selection of our latest and most important insights on the global economy. Panama Canal’s Drought Dilemma Threatens Su
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Marcos Román (Asociafruit): “Egipto es la mayor amenaza que tiene la a ... 2024-04-03T11:37+0200.

La fuerte irrupción de Egipto, la falta de agua, el descenso en el consumo de la patata y que este ali mento no esté contemplado en la PAC no son razones suficientes para que Marcos Román, presidente del Sector de la Patata de Asociafruit,
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Brazil’S Machinery Exports, Imports Down2024-03-28T19:49+0100.

- Brazil-Arab News Agency (ANBA)) São Paulo – Brazil's machinery and equipment exports were down in February and the first two months of the year, the Brazilian Association of the Machinery and Equipment Industry (ABIMAQ) reported on Wedne
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23/Feb/2024 08:39 UTC

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