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NORTH-WEST SYRIA: INTER-SECTOR RAPID NEEDS ASSESSMENT - FLOOD IMPACT - January 2019

Context

On 26 December 2018, exceptionally heavy rainfall caused severe flash flooding in Idleb and Aleppo governorates in north-west Syria. This area has a high proportion of displaced people and  concentration of camps and sites, making it a region with a notably large vulnerable population. Hundreds of tents were reportedly swept away and concrete houses in camps collapsed. As a result of the flooding, thousands of people have been impacted.

Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
01 Feb 2019
Map/Infographic Type: 
Hazard Maps
Location(s): 
Aleppo
Idleb
Theme(s): 
Natural Disasters
Coordination hub(s): 
Gaziantep
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Syria: Crisis 2011-2021