ASEAN Weekly Disaster Update, 06 - 12 March 2017


  • Nearly 2,000 people were evacuated due to the flood in Bandung District, West Java Province.

  • Torrential rain has caused flooding in Aceh Tenggara, Aceh Province. The incident affected nearly 3,500 families and damaged 5 houses.

  • 245 houses were submerged by flood in Tapin District, South Kalimantan Province.

  • Flood also inundated 625 houses in Boalemo District, Gorontalo Province.


  • The effect of the Tail-End of a Cold Front has brought thunderstorm and rainshower that triggered flashflood and landslide in Region IX, X, XII and ARMM. Based on the NDDRMC report, a total of 4,354 families or 21,636 people were affected. The incident has also caused 2 deaths and 1 missing.