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Flood in Gambia

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type d'évènement:Flood
Localidation de l'évènement:Gambia
Date de l'activation Charte:2022-08-09
Time of Charter Activation:17:05
Time zone of Charter Activation:UTC+07:00
Demandeur:UNITAR on behalf of United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) | Regional Office for West and Central Africa
Activation ID:768
Chef de projet:UNOSAT

Heavy rains that affected Gambia in late July and early August have resulted in flash flooding across major towns and villages.

The floods affected also agricultural and farming activities as well as forcing people to evacuate their houses in some regions.

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Preliminary satellite-derived impact assessment in Brikama Town, Central District, Brikama Region, Gambia Download full report

Source: WorldView-2/ WorldView-3
Acquis: WorldView-2: 15/03/2022
WorldView-3: 13/08/2022
WorldView-2: 22/08/2022

Category: Dossier

Copyright: © DigitalGlobe and the DigitalGlobe logos are trademarks of DigitalGlobe, Inc. (2022)
Report produced by USGS / HDDS

Flood assessment in Banjul, Kanifing, Brikama and Kerewan districts, Gambia

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Source: Pleiades
Acquis: 15/08/2022, 13/08/2022, 11/08/2022

Category: Dossier

Copyright: Includes Pleiades material © CNES (2022), Distribution Airbus DS.
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Water extent in Banjul, Kanifing, and Brikama Regions, Gambia

Source: Sentinel-2 / KANOPUS-V
Acquis: Sentinel-2: 10/08/2022
KANOPUS-V: 10/08/2022

Category: Delineation Map

Copyright: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2022)
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