Eastern Europe/Balkans Floods 2014: Situation Analysis (24 May, 1418 CEST)

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 24 May 2014


1. Severity of crisis

Disaster regional overview:

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia were the most affected, with several major cities completely flooded, and landslides in mountainous regions.

  • Eastern Croatia and southern Romania also experienced flooding, while Austria, Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Poland and Slovakia were affected by the storm.

15 million Number of people living in affected countries

3.1 million Number of affected people

81,879 Number of people evacuated

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