Interactive Dashboard: Overview of Natural Disasters in Afghanistan

  • Updated 10 November 2019 | Dataset date: January 01, 2017-December 31, 2017
    This dataset updates: Every year
    1) Natural disaster events include avalanches, earthquakes, flooding, heavy rainfall & snowfall, and landslides & mudflows as recorded by OCHA field offices based on assessments in the field. 2) A natural disaster incident is defined as an event that has affected (i.e. impacted) people, who may or may not require humanitarian assistance. 3) The information includes assessment figures from OCHA, ANDMA, IOM, Red Crescent Societies, national NGOs, international NGOs, and ERM. 4) The number of affected people and houses damaged or destroyed are based on the reports received. These figures may change as updates are received.