monsoon floods Current Affairs, GK & News
The recently released joint report of the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) raised concerns regarding long southwest monsoon causing large-scale displacement of masses in South Asia. Key findings The report found that southwest monsoon is lasting longer than its season and overlapping with the northeast monsoon, causing more severe ..
Topics: ADB • Asian Development Bank (ADB) • Climate change • Internal Displacement • Monsoon • monsoon floods • Monsoon of South Asia • Monsoon rainfall • Monsoons • northeast monsoon • Southwest monsoon
Pakistan is currently battling its worst monsoon floods in a decade, which has killed more than 1,100 people, caused more than USD 10 billion in damages and submerged nearly a third of the country. Also, the United Nations issued a USD 160 million flash appeal to help Pakistan deal with the floods. Key Points According ..
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