GDACS is a cooperation framework between the United Nations, the European Commission and disaster managers worldwide to improve alerts, information exchange and coordination in the first phase after major sudden-onset disasters.
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Information exchange and coordination of bilateral assistance in the early phase after major disasters.
Ongoing disasters
Disaster managers exchange information to coordinate international assistance. Summary reports of ongoing disaster discussions are published below.
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15/1/21Earthquake in Sulawesi
23/1/21Tropical Cyclone Eloise

Current GDACS Alerts
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Iceland 24/02/2021 10:05 UTC, 260000 people within 100km. Wed, 24 Feb 2021 10:05:59 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:16.4km) in Indonesia 22/02/2021 19:22 UTC, 280000 people within 100km. Mon, 22 Feb 2021 19:22:12 GMT
Green flood alert in South Africa, Zimbabwe Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green flood alert in Malaysia Sun, 21 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green alert for tropical cyclone GUAMBE-21. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Mon, 22 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green alert for tropical cyclone DUJUAN-21. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Mon, 22 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green flood alert in Indonesia Wed, 24 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green flood alert in Madagascar Sun, 21 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Volcanic eruption is on going for Etna in Italy Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Angola, Congo, DRC, Namibia Wed, 24 Feb 2021 23:07:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Iraq, Syria, Turkey Wed, 24 Feb 2021 23:07:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Madagascar Wed, 24 Feb 2021 23:07:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Kazakhstan, Russia Wed, 24 Feb 2021 23:07:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Bolivia, Brazil Wed, 24 Feb 2021 23:07:00 GMT
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