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Affected countries: Georgia
On 7 June 2015 heavy rains and hails caused flooding in the eastern part of Georgia affecting 8,800 people. On 13 Jun, the situation in the country escalated further when repeated heavy rains caused mud flow and flash flooding of the rivers Vere and Mtkvari, seriously affecting different central…
Affected countries: Georgia
On 19 Jul 2013, heavy rains caused flooding and considerable damage in several parts of Georgia, especially in the west, affecting 1,900 people, who are in need of food and non-food items (IFRC, 26 Jul 2013). On 17-18 Aug, heavy rains caused flooding in the Guria region. Houses and agricultural…
Affected countries: Georgia
On 24 Mar 2013, strong wind and storms affected the eastern and western parts of Georgia. 350 houses were damaged and the roofs of about 20 schools were broken or ripped off. Tens of thousands of households were left without electricity in various parts of the country. (IFRC, 29 Mar 2013)
Affected countries: Georgia
Heavy rains, strong winds, hail and flooding hit Georgia in the early hours of 19 Jul 2012, wrecking havoc on housing and crop lands. The Government expects the total cost of the damages at 150 million GEL, with 20,000 households affected and 22,000 hectares of arable land damaged in Kakheti alone…
Affected countries: Georgia
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…
Affected countries: Georgia
In Western and Eastern Georgia many regions were affected by unceasing rains from 12 to 22 June 2011 with landslides that followed. Seven people lost their lives. Over 3,000 houses have been affected, out of which 1,500 are badly damaged (IFRC, 25 June 2011). Useful Links UN Country Team in…
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Since its emergence in April 2009, pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 virus affected all parts of the world, causing the first influenza pandemic since 1968. Following the observation that 1 or 2 epidemic periods had occurred in most countries and in most WHO Regions, WHO declared on 10 Aug 2010 that…
Affected countries: Georgia
Affected countries: Georgia