Very large landslide hits Colombia’s Cauca Department, destroying 64 homes

Very large landslide hits Colombia’s Cauca Department, destroying 64 homes

A very large landslide destroyed the communities of Parraga Viejo, Santa Clara, La Soledad and Chontaduro in Colombia’s Cauca Department on January 9, 2023. Luckily, growing cracks started appearing several days before the landslide, alerting communities about the risk.

Deadly landslide hits Antioquia, Colombia

Deadly landslide hits Antioquia, Colombia

At least 11 people have been killed and 17 others are either missing or injured after a landslide hit a mining area in Abriaqui municipality of Antioquia, Colombia late April 6, 2022.

Large landslide hits Dosquebradas, burying 6 homes, Colombia

Large landslide hits Dosquebradas, burying 6 homes, Colombia

Heavy rains triggered a large landslide in the town of Dosquebradas, central Colombia at around 11:25 UTC on February 8, 2022, burying 6 homes. According to the state National Unit for Management of Risks and Disasters, at least 36 people were injured and 16 lost…

Deadly landslide hits Colombia’s Narino Department

Deadly landslide hits Colombia’s Narino Department

At least 14 people have died and 6 remain missing after a large landslide hit southwestern Colombia's Narino Department, Mallama Municipality on November 2, 2021, destroying two buildings. The landslide hit the mountainous San Miguel village after heavy rains….

Large landslide partially blocks Medellin River in NW Colombia

Large landslide partially blocks Medellin River in NW Colombia

A large landslide occurred at the La Granja landfill site in La Primavera, Antioquia in Colombia on May 3, 2021, partially blocking the Medellin River. The general director of the Administrative Department of Risk Management of Antioquia (DAGRAN) said a team visited…

Floods and landslides leave at least 3 dead, hundreds affected in Colombia

Floods and landslides leave at least 3 dead, hundreds affected in Colombia

Heavy rain has been impacting several departments in Colombia over the past days, causing floods and landslides that left at least three fatalities and hundreds of residents affected, the Civil Defense reported. The three victims lost their lives after heavy…