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Senegal: International Charter activated due to floods in Dakar

Senegal's rainy season this year has led to flooding

Due to flooding in Dakar caused by heavy rains, on 25 August 2013, the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated to support Senegal with its flood response efforts.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 30/08/2013 - 10:03
latitude: 
14.7645
longitude: 
-17.366

International Charter activated for floods in three Western African countries

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters has been activated three times in the past two days to provide satellite imagery and maps regarding floods in Niger, Senegal and Nigeria.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 29/08/2012 - 16:16

International Charter activated for floods in Senegal

The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated on Sunday 26 of August 2012 in the region of Diourbel, Senegal.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 28/08/2012 - 09:24

Flood in Senegal

On Sunday 17 and Monday 18 October, the region of Saint-Louis and its surrounding areas received 98 mm of rains.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Flood in Senegal
Region: 
Senegal
Occurance Date: 
17/10/2010
latitude: 
14.4974
longitude: 
-14.4524

Floods in Senegal

Torrential rain since Thursday, September, 2nd 2010 lead to floods in the main part of Senegal and many towns.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Floods
Region: 
Senegal
Occurance Date: 
02/09/2010
latitude: 
14.75
longitude: 
-17.3333

Centre de Suivi Ecologique (CSE)

The Centre de Suivi Ecologique (CSE) was created in 1986 by the Senegalese government with the support of the Unite Nation Program for the South Sahara Region (UNSO) and the funding of the Danish I

Floods in Senegal

Recent heavy rains in Senegal have caused severe floods in almost all suburbs of Dakar.

Disaster Information
Region: 
Dakar, Senegal
Occurance Date: 
28/08/2009