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A major German river hit by drought could create economic havoc

31 Jul 2019, CNBC

A heatwave is causing low water levels on the River Rhine, a European shipping route, which could hurt Germany's economy by affecting production, manufacturing and supply.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance (BBK)
  • Website: http://www.bbk.bund.de/
  • Contact:Senior Advisor
  • Phone:+49228995503704 +49 172 517 0731


  • National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance (BBK)
  • Website: http://www.bbk.bund.de/
  • Contact:Senior Advisor
  • Phone:+49228995503704 +49 172 517 0731


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)
  • Website: http://www.dkkv.org
  • Contact:Chief Executive Officer
  • Phone:+49 22844601827 / +49 228 619-1290 +49-1629097040
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