Cambodia Humanitarian Response Forum (HRF) Situation Report No. 01 (as of 30 September 2013)
Highlights and key priorities
Ten provinces affected by floods and flash floods since the third week of September;
30 confirmed deaths, more than 81,000 households affected and more than 9,500 households evacuated to safe areas;
More than 67,500 houses, 513 schools and 283 pagodas flooded; with roads, bridges and infrastructure damaged;
National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM) and Provincial Committees for Disaster Management (PCDM) monitoring the situation and leading joint assessments with participation from HRF;
National and local authorities, Cambodia Red Cross (CRC) and NGOs providing immediate relief assistance to affected families evacuated to safe areas;
Assessments ongoing in several provinces to determine extent of floods’ impact and needs of the population.