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03 Nov 2016 description

COLOMBIA

  • Heavy rain has continued to affect the country, especially the central and western areas, over the past few days causing floods and landslides.

31 Oct 2016 description

PHILIPPINES

Typhoon Haima struck the northern Philippines on 19 October. As of 28 October, nearly 31,000 people remained displaced in Region III and Cordillera Administrative Region as a result of Typhoon Haima (4,000 people are in 20 evacuation centres and 27,000 are hosted by relatives and friends). Around 192,000 houses have been damaged, mostly in Cagayan and Isabela provinces. The Government, local and international NGOs are providing assistance to the affected communities.

31,000 people displaced

INDONESIA

30 Oct 2016 description

INDONESIA

Severe flooding in Gorontalo City, Province of Gorontalo, has affecting 8,500 families and submerging 1,500 houses.

Flood also inundated many houses in Boalemo District in Gorontalo Province. Nearly 1,050 families were reportedly affected by the flood.

Flood in Bandung, West Java Province has caused 1 death and affected nearly 4,100 people.

Flash flood and landslide damaged 60 houses in Sarolangun, Jambi Province.

27 Oct 2016 description

Heavy rain is affecting several areas of the country causing floods and landslides. Approx. 131 mm of rain in 24 h were recorded in Gorontalo city (Gorontalo province, Sulawesi island) over 25 - 26 October. According to official reports, as of 27 October, 1 500 houses have been damaged in Gorontalo. Local media also reported that 11 people have been killed in Merangin district (Jambi province, Sumatra island). Over the next 24 h, moderate to locally heavy rain may affect most of the country, including the areas already affected.

27 Oct 2016 description
  • Heavy rain has been affecting the central and western areas of the country over the past few days causing floods. Approx. 189 mm of rain in 24 h were recorded in Paotere city (South Sulawesi province) over 24-25 October.

  • According to official reports, as of 26 October early morning (UTC), one person has been killed in Bandung city (West Java province) and over 1 100 houses have been damaged in the provinces of West Java and South Sulawesi.

24 Oct 2016 description

PHILIPPINES

On 19 October, Category 4 Typhoon Haima (locally named Lawin) made landfall in Cagayan province. After landfall, the storm left a broad path of debris, causing flooding and landslides, and damaging about 46,000 houses. As of 24 October, authorities have confirmed eight fatalities and approximately 159,000 people remain displaced (38,000 people are staying inside evacuation centres and 121,000 people outside of evacuation centres). The Government is leading the humanitarian response and has declined an offer of international assistance.

23 Oct 2016 description

PHILIPPINES

The Philippines was hit by two typhoons in this period of time. The first typhoon, named Sarika, has damaged 12,777 houses and affected 300,386 people in the central and northern Luzon. The second typhoon, i.e. Haima, also affected about 158,000 people and caused 14 death in northern Luzon.

INDONESIA

Flood affected 1,000 families in Palopo, South Sulawesi Province. Flood also submerged 747 houses in Luwu District.

Nearly 15,500 people were reportedly affected by flood in Nagan Raya, Aceh Province.

VIET NAM

19 Oct 2016 description
report Jakarta Post

Eight districts in West Aceh are inundated amid heavy rains in the last five days. Floodwater levels range from 30 centimeters to 1 meter in people’s homes.

“Rain is still pouring,” Teuku Syahluna Polem, head of the West Aceh Disaster Mitigation Agency (BPBD) said on Tuesday as quoted by tempo.co.

Teuku said flooding had hit 54 villages in eight districts. He said no fatalities had been reported and residents had either remained in their homes or taken shelter in the homes of relatives.

18 Oct 2016 description

This satellite image interpretation shows a damage assessment map produced by the LAPAN. Space-Based Disaster Emergency Response Flash Flood, 20 September 2016.

18 Oct 2016 description

This satellite image interpretation shows a damage assessment map produced by the LAPAN. Space-Based Disaster Emergency Response Flash Flood, 20 September 2016.

18 Oct 2016 description

This satellite image interpretation shows a damage assessment map produced by the LAPAN. Space-Based Disaster Emergency Response Flash Flood, 20 September 2016.

18 Oct 2016 description

This satellite image interpretation shows a damage assessment map produced by the LAPAN. Space-Based Disaster Emergency Response Flash Flood, 20 September 2016.

18 Oct 2016 description

This satellite image interpretation shows a damage assessment map produced by the LAPAN. Space-Based Disaster Emergency Response Flash Flood, 20 September 2016.

18 Oct 2016 description

This satellite image interpretation shows a damage assessment map produced by the LAPAN. Space-Based Disaster Emergency Response Flash Flood, 20 September 2016.

10 Oct 2016 description

INDONESIA

  • Heavy rain has triggerred flood and landslide in Banjar City, West Java Province. At least 136 houses were flooded and damaged becaused of the incident.
  • In Pangandaran District, West Java Province, flashflood submerged at least 65 houses. The the local disaster management agency conducted damage assessment and provided assistance to the flood affected population.
  • Flood also submerged 561 houses in Surakarta, Central Java Province.

VIET NAM

09 Oct 2016 description

On this edition:

  • The signing of the Declaration on One ASEAN One Response

  • 9th DELSA PSC Meeting

  • Interview with Ms Adelina Kamal on The Other Side many more

06 Oct 2016 description

INDONESIA

  • Flooding in two villages in Demak, Central Java affected 110 families, submerging their houses.
  • Mt. Barujari in East Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara erupted. The volcano spewed volcanic ash 2,000 meters above the crater when it erupted. The local authority evacuated 400 tourists and climbers to avoid casualty.

PHILIPPINES

  • The Southwest Monsoon aggravated by Typhoon Helen brought heavy rains that caused flooding in 3 municipalities in the province of Bulacan. 356 families of 1,559 persons were relocated to 6 evacuation centers.
05 Oct 2016 description
report Jakarta Post

By Ganug Nugroho Adi - The Jakarta Post

Following extended heavy rainfall, floods have started to inundate roads and houses in Surakarta.Water reached up to 50 centimeters above the ground in several areas of the city on Sunday evening.

Flooded roads include Jl. Yosodipuro, Jl. Juanda, Jl. Adi Sucipto and Jl. Slamet Riyadi. Sumber subdistrict, the location of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s relatives’ houses, was also affected by the flood. Jokowi’s relatives’ houses were not flooded, but dozens of other houses nearby were inundated.