Disasters

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In November 2010, thousands of people were evacuated and many homes were damaged or destroyed after exceptional weather and heavy rains caused devastating floods in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro and Serbia. (OCHA 8 Dec 2010)
Affected countries: Serbia
On 3 Nov 2010, at 1.58 A.M. an earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale hit central Serbia, the epicentre being the village of Vitanovac, some 15 kilometres northwest of the town of Kraljevo. Two people in the Kraljevo suburb Grdica were killed when their house collapsed. Another person died…
Between May and August 2010, several countries in central Europe were hit by flash floods triggered by heavy rains. Poland was the most affected, with floods and landslides in 14 out of 16 regions. (ECHO, 9 Aug 2010) Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Ukraine, Moldova, Lithuania,…
Affected countries: Serbia
In March 2010, heavy rains and rapid snow melt caused floods in Serbia, damaging 1,306 households and affecting more than 3,150 people ReliefWeb 4 Mar 2010 The Red Cross of Serbia provided basic food and non-food items to 1,500 vulnerable people and assisted in reducing the risk of water-borne…