Shongjog has a study to understand the information and communication needs of communities in flood prone riverine and cyclone prone coastal areas of Bangladesh.
Overview of Hazard Incidents in March 2018
Overview of Hazard Incidents in February 2018
In February 2018, six localised hazard incidents have been reported that include fire, landslide,
Embankment collapse, building collapse, wild elephant attack and cold wave. Though most of these hazards were small in scale, their frequencies and impacts were quite noteworthy.
Overview of Hazard Incidents in January 2018
In January 2018, four major hazard incidents occurred among which 2 were man-made (fire and boat/ trawler capsize) and 2 were natural (earthquake and cold wave throughout the month). Incidents in January were at its peak in number and most of these were in small in scale.
Overview of Hazard Incidents in November 2017
In November, 3 incidents occurred among which only earthquake was the natural and 2 were manmade (fire and boat capsize). Incidents in November are low at number and almost all of these are localized in scale. Despite of being low in frequency, these incidents took 9 lives in 2 districts.