Bangladesh Flood Revision

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What is Bangladesh's GDP per capita?
957.82 USD
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When did the floods occur?
August 2007
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What are the names of the rivers flowing through Bangladesh?
The Ganges, the Meghna and the Brahmaputra
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Where is Bangladesh?
South East Asia
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How many people were taken into shelters at government relief centres
7,000
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How much were the destroyed crops worth?
$290,000
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How many districts were affected?
46 out of 64
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how many people were displaced by the flood?
10.5 million
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how many people were killed?
over 950
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how much of the land was affected and how?
38%, caused soil erosion and water contamination
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how much was donated by agencies?
£150 million
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What is the Bangladesh Flood Action Plan ?
plan with , 26 points covering long/short term management, funded by the world bank
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what did the government do?
free seeds to farmers from government to reduce food shortages
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