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Product ID: 2833 - English
Published: 2 Aug, 2018
GLIDE: FL20180723LAO

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This GDACS LIVE map integrates geo-spatial data in support of response efforts following the flash floods caused by collapse of Xe Namnoy Dam, on 23 July 2018
More specifically, it was created with the aim of supporting humanitarian operations in the field.
Focus on information derived from satellite imagery and field data. Up-to-date and comprehensive satellite image derived flood analysis are displayed, together with photos automatically uploaded from the UN-ASIGN smartphone app. Additional supportive GIS data are also included on the map.
Satellite Imagery Analysis: UNITAR-UNOSAT, GISTDA

Field Data: WFP

Baseline Data: OCHA ROAP, HDX, Lao Statistic Bureau, Open Street Map

Satellite Image used for Analysis: MDA, ESA, COSMO-Skymed

Production: UNITAR - UNOSAT