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Iran: Earthquake - Aug 2012

Twin earthquakes devastated rural villages in northwest Iran on 11 Aug 2012, killing 306 people, most of them women and children.  Around 3,000 were injured and more than 16,000 . Learn more.

Typhoon Haikui - Aug 2012

Typhoon Haikui, which made landfall in Zhejiang on 08 Aug 2012, has brought heavy downpours to east China and killed three people there. In neighboring Anhui province, the typhoon has left one person dead and forced 26,000 others to be evacuated. . Learn more.

Russian Federation: Flash Floods - Jul 2012

Torrential rains during the night of 6 Jul 2012 caused severe flash floods in Russia's southern Krasnodar region, which killed 171 people and affected 22,000. Learn more.

Bangladesh: Floods and Landslides - Jun 2012

Monsoon rains starting on 25 Jun 2012 in southeast and northeast Bangladesh resulted in flash floods and landslides, causing 110 deaths and affecting more than 400,000 people. Learn more.

Horn of Africa Crisis: 2011-2012

East Africa is facing a ‘double-dip’ hunger crisis that could plunge millions of people back into emergency levels of hunger and malnutrition.Learn more.

Sahel: Food Insecurity 2011-2012

More than 16 million people are facing food insecurity and more than 1 million children under the age of five are at risk of severe acute malnutrition across the Sahel Region of Western Africa this year... Learn more.

Brazil: Drought - May 2012

A severe drought is affecting more than 1,100 towns in northeastern Brazil, where short water supplies have devastated farm output, endangering the lives of local people and their livestock. 'Water wars' are observed in rural areas.Learn more.

Georgia: Flash Floods and Landslides - May 2012

The central and eastern parts of Georgia were severely affected by rains on 12 and 13 May 2012. Multiple landslides followed the heavy rains, and at least five people were killed in the capital city of Tbilisi. Over 3,200 families have been affected and out of them 1,400 have had their property badly damaged. Learn more.

Nepal: Flash Floods - May 2012

On 5 May 2012, a landslide near Machhapuchhre mountain in Kaski district triggered a catastrophic flash flood in the Seti river, sweeping settlements and breaching the river banks downstream.Learn more.

Comoros: Floods - Apr 2012

Since 20 Apr 2012, the Islands of Comoros have been battered by torrential rains, which caused heavy floods, landslides and rockslides. Grande Comore, Anjouan and Moheli islands are significantly affected Learn more.

Rwanda: Floods - Apr 2012

According to the Rwanda Red Cross and government local authorities, an estimated 2,200 households, or 11,000 people, have been affected. 348 houses were destroyed, 446 were damaged or are still flooded. Learn more.


More than 8,000 people have been affected by floods in 19 departments since the start of this year's first rainy season. Learn more.


Four months on, floodwaters still remain in the provinces of Baluchistan, Punjab and Sindh. Learn more.


Nearly 1,600 Haitians have died and 30,000 hospitalized from a severe outbreak of cholera. Learn more.

West African Food Crisis

Nearly 10 million West Africans are facing the country’s most severe famine in a decade. Learn more.