On 2 December 2010, a wildfire swept through the Carmel mountain range in Israel, raging for nearly 82 hours. The fire came under control by 6 December, claiming 42 lives and injuring 33. (OCHA, 06 Dec 2010)
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…
Cyclone in Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam, Viet Nam.
From 13/12/2017 to 15/12/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 93 km/h) KAI-TAK-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam, Viet Nam (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.