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Benin: establishing emergency flood warnings

23 May 2016, BCPR-UNDP

In Benin, 800,000 people now have access to early weather warnings, thanks to the establishment of a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) supported by the UNDP Climate Information and Early Warning Systems Project.


General Facts
  • Population: 922 million (2005)
  • Density: 30 per sq km
  • Total Area: 30,250 sq km (X 1,000)
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
*: reported


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