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Philippines: Mindanao Flooding (as of 02 March 2017)

In January and February 2017, tail-end of a cold front brought cloudy skies with moderate to occasionally heavy rains and thunderstorms over eastern regions of Mindanao island. These heavy rains caused landslides and flooding especially on low lying areas currently affecting 151,500 people in Caraga and Davao regions. Continous rains in central Mindanao also affected 183,000 people in Lanao del Sur and Maguindanao

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Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
02 Mar 2017
Map/Infographic Type: 
Natural Disasters
Location(s): 
Philippines
Coordination hub(s): 
Manila
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Philippines: Floods and Landslides - Jan 2017