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Vietnam, Cambodia - Floods (DG ECHO, Vietnam Red Cross Society, Humanitarian Response Forum, Cambodia Meteo, VDMA) (ECHO Daily Flash 27 October 2020)

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  • Vietnam and Cambodia have been affected by flooding and landslides following several tropical cyclones this month.

  • In Vietnam, 130 people have died as a result and 18 are missing according to the Vietnam Red Cross Society. More than 290,000 homes have been damaged and floods have resulted in extensive livestock and crop losses.

  • In Cambodia, the Humanitarian Response Forum reports 38 deaths and the displacement of 14,300 households. More than 161,550 houses, 2 health centres and 686 schools have been damaged by floods.

  • More rain is expected over the North Central Coast Region of Vietnam and north-eastern Cambodia as Tropical Cyclone MOLAVE approaches.