Flood in Albania
Thursday, 07 January 2010
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European Commission – Monitoring Information Centre (MIC)
Description of the event
Albanian authorities declared a natural disaster in several northwestern regions of the country, where hundreds of people were evacuated. The emergency situation was created by unprecedented rains and unusually warm weather.
For this activation, value adding support has been provided by the European project GMES SAFER.