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Provision of logistics support to the government of Thailand’s response to floods in 28 districts

Countries: | Operations ID: 200372 | Operations type: Special Operation (SO)

Duration: 1 month  (25 October to 24 November 2011).

Thailand is experiencing its worst flooding in decades, with 2.45 million people affected across 28 of 77 provinces which are now beset with heavy or partial flooding and declared “disaster areas”. The death toll from three months of downpours has risen to 356. An estimated 113,000 people have been displaced and are living in temporary shelters. In Bangkok, evacuations are underway in perimeter provinces of Nonthaburi and Pathum Thani and the city remains on high alert.