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Cambodia: promoting preparedness in communities where floods are inevitable

Cambodia: promoting preparedness in communities where floods are inevitable

By Kate Roux, IFRC and Josselin Leon, French Red Cross The Mekong River Basin lies at the heart of Southeast Asia, and serves as a vital resource to over 70 million people in the region. But in 2011, heavy rains in Cambodia caused the river to overflow to dangerous levels, affecting 18 of the country’s 24 provinces, and leaving 1.2 million people in need of assistance. The worst flooding to hit...

Flood survivor reunited with family in Cambodia’s Kompong Thom province

Flood survivor reunited with family in Cambodia’s Kompong Thom province

More than 1.2 million people have been hit by flooding that has affected 17 of Cambodia’s 24 provinces since August. Kompong Thom is one of the provinces that has suffered the most.

Response continues as flood waters ravage Cambodia

Response continues as flood waters ravage Cambodia

The Cambodian Red Cross is appealing to donors to support the emergency response as flood waters continue to ravage many provinces in the country.

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