HYOGO FRAMEWORK COUNTRIES & REGIONS THEMES & ISSUES HAZARDS PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
Subscriptions: RSSEmail

Myanmar

Myanmar: Severe flooding drowns 1,000 homes in Hlegu

4 Aug 2014, DVB

About 1,00 homes have been flooded in Hlegu, Myanmar following intensive precipitation in the area. Undeveloped infrastructure, risk prevention and low capacity for efficient relief efforts remain a concern in many parts of the country...


National Platform

Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Storm 2008 2,420,000
Flood 1991 359,976
Storm 2010 260,000
Mass Movement Wet 2010 145,000
Flood 1997 137,418
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
Training & Events in Myanmar
 
Academic Programmes in Myanmar
 


Create your own view of country national HFA progress by selecting, sorting and comparing the data and information you wish to see. View it online or download a spreadsheet.

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.