Torrential rains and flooding in Japan during the summer of 2014

Juan G. Torrential rains and flooding in Japan during the summer of 2014. Water and Irrigation. .: Vol 5, No. 1: 31-32, September, 2014, Spain. During summer 2014, in the Pacific has occurred great cyclonic activity with a total of 14 shocks between tropical depressions,…

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Floods in the Balkans requires more drainage works.

Juan G.R. Floods in the Balkans require more drainage works. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 5, No. 1: 13-16, June, 2014, Spain. Heavy rains as a consequence of the combined action of different meteorological factors within and outside the territory of the Balkans in 2014 has…

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Major flooding in the UK in 2014 demanding better drainage networks .

Floods however, seems a result of many years of neglect combined with the heaviest rains in England for nearly 250 years, influenced by climate change. Heavy rains accompanied by strong winds have damaged homes and buildings , roads and power grids, toppling trees, have been flooded urban, agricultural areas and commercial properpies, causing economic damage .

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Integrated urban water management. Case Study: Asuncion

Integrated urban water management. Case Study: Asuncion Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank (WSP) Partnership Programme for water (WPP) of the World Bank. January 2013 www.bibliotecaonuagua.org     Water Library | Document Center United Nations Water and Sanitation The serious problems in the city of…

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Cities and Flooding. A Guide to Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management

Cities and Flooding. A Guide to Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management for the 21st Century https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/2241 International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), World Wide Fund for Natural Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) of the World Bank. February 2012 www.bibliotecaonuagua.org  Water Library | Document Center…

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Argentina floods affect five million hectares

Argentina floods affect five million hectares Digital Journal: Sinembargo-07/09/2012, Mexico / Buenos Aires, Argentina. About five million hectares of the province  Buenos Aires, Argentina’s largest, are affected by the floods that have caused heavy rains in recent days, officials said. The rain and bad weather…

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Torrential rains and inadequate drainage systems induce huge losses southeast Spain.

Juan G. R. Torrential rains and inadequate drainage systems induce huge losses southeast Spain. Water and Irrigation. Volume: 3, 1: 9-10, October, 2012, Spain. The first storm of autumn 2012 that affected southeastern Spain in late September, torrential rains brought about 200 l/m2, which has…

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África – Flood in the Sahel: 8 out of 10 children need immediate help

África – Flood in the Sahel: 8 out of 10 children need immediate help Fides Agence, 09/08/2012 Niamey, Niger. Mali, Niger and Senegal are currently the countries most affected by the floods that are occurring in the Sahel. The food crisis due to the recent…

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