Côte d'Ivoire

Côte d'Ivoire - Floods (WMO, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 17 June 2020)

  • Heavy rain has been affecting southern Côte d'Ivoire (particularly the area of the capital Abidjan) over the past 48 hours, triggering floods and landslides and leading to casualties and damage.
  • Media report, as of 17 June, one fatality, several injured people, and a number of damaged buildings across the capital.
  • Over the next 24 hours, drier conditions are forecast over most of the country. Moderate rain is forecast over northwest Côte d'Ivoire