Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Conflict in Bangui, Central African Republic (2014-02-18)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2014-02-18 19:00:00 Event time (UTC): 2014-02-18 01:00:00 Event type: Other

Activation reason:
The Central African Republic (CAR) has been in the midst of an escalating emergency since 5-6 December 2013, when fighting between rival armed groups in the capital, Bangui, left at least 1,000 people dead. The humanitarian crisis has worsened significantly until today.

Reference maps produced: 2 Delineation maps produced: 0 Grading maps produced: 2

Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.

How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2014):  Conflict in Bangui, Central African Republic (2014-02-18). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/53233283-9cf5-4a3b-8583-97671895c24c
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Additional information
Issue date 2014-02-18
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR071
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/53233283-9cf5-4a3b-8583-97671895c24c
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4.41396310439° N, 18.5789977239° E, 4.35623674976° S, 18.5087999123° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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