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Floods and typhoon in North Korea

Friday, 21 September 2007

Type of Event:
Floods and typhoon
Location of Event:
Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)
Date of Charter Activation:
21/09/2007 16:06 UTC
Charter Requestor:
UNOOSA on behalf of World Food Programme (WFP) and UNOSAT
Project Management:

Description of the event

Between 19 and 21 September 2007, torrential rains triggered by typhoon Wipha have destroyed houses and buildings and have also flooded extensive areas of cropland.