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17 Apr 2015 description

La Paz, 16 abr (Prensa Palacio).- El ministro de la Presidencia, Juan Ramón Quintana, informó este jueves que el presidente Evo Morales cumplirá este jueves una apretada agenda en el departamento de Beni con la entrega de obras en el marco del Plan Patujú.

14 Apr 2015 description

Since October 2014 (beginning of the rainy season) heavy rain, hail, thunderstorms, floods and landslides have affected several areas of Bolivia, causing deaths and damage. According to the latest SINAGERVIDECI report (as of 9 April 2015), 119 municipalities in nine departements have been affected, with in total 37 000 families affected and 32 dead. As of 9 April, 52 municipalities have declared a «State of Emergency».

14 Apr 2015 description

Snapshot 9–14 April 2015

Afghanistan: Security incidents have spiked in early April, after the announcement that more NATO troops would remain in the country than originally scheduled. NATO convoys were targeted in Nangarhar and Kabul on 10 April. On the same day, five NGO staff were found dead, having been abducted in Uruzgan province in early March.

13 Apr 2015 description

Sucre – Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is launching a new project to ensure that people can be diagnosed and treated for Chagas disease in the town of Monteagudo, in the Chuquisaca department of southern Bolivia. In partnership with local healthcare institutions, the international medical humanitarian organisation will develop a comprehensive care model for primary and secondary care that will be integrated into the existing healthcare system.

13 Apr 2015 description

Geneva, 13 April 2015 – As international policy is discussed at the World Water Forum being held in Korea, Giorgio Armani and Green Cross International are pursuing their fifth successive year of partnership in support of communities living in water poverty.

In 2015 they will sponsor new developments in Ghana, Ivory Coast, Senegal, China, Bolivia, Mexico – and for the first time – Argentina.

These will join some 80 communities around the world already benefiting from clean water thanks to existing Acqua for Life projects.

12 Apr 2015 description
infographic Government of Bolivia, Redhum

Región/País: Bolivia
Fuente: Viceministerio de Defensa Civil

10 Apr 2015 description

Cochabamba, 9 abr (ABI).- El Servicio Departamental de Salud (SEDES) informó el jueves que en Cochabamba se registró un caso "importado" de chikungunya en una niña de tres años que llegó hace unos días de Santa Cruz.

"Estamos de un caso positivo importado. Es una niña procedente de otro departamento (Santa Cruz) que ha dado positivo al examen de laboratorio", dijo el vocero del SEDES, Arturo Quiñones.

10 Apr 2015 description

La Paz, 9 abr (ABI).- El director de Alerta Temprana y Prevención de Riesgos de la Gobernación de La Paz, Hilario Calisaya, entregó el jueves al menos 20 toneladas de ayuda humanitaria a comunidades afectadas por las lluvias en el norte de La Paz.

Callisaya, en contacto con la ABI, dijo que parte de la ayuda humanitaria es el aporte de estudiantes la unidad educativa Instituto Americano.

10 Apr 2015 description

Cochabamba, 9 abr (ABI).- La Gobernación de Cochabamba informó el jueves que 15 familias del pueblo Kolpa Potrero del municipio de Vinto fueron evacuadas por el riesgo del deslizamiento de un cerro en el que construyeron sus casas.

"Se ha visto por conveniente evacuar y reubicar a estas 15 familias a una comunidad aledaña denominada Kolpa Centro que está a cerca de un kilómetro de distancia", dijo el jefe de la Unidad de Gestión de Riesgos (UGR), Oscar Soriano.

08 Apr 2015 description

Snapshot 1–8 April 2015

Iraq: Violence, looting and serious human rights violations were reported as Iraqi forces and affiliated groups recaptured Tikrit. There are numerous booby traps and tensions are reportedly rising between government forces and militias. Elsewhere, IDPs are returning: tens of thousands have gone home to Diyala, Ninewa and Al Alam in Salah al Din since February.

04 Apr 2015 description
report Redhum

Fuente: El País Online

El Servicio Nacional de Hidrografía Naval (SNHN) advierte que tres ríos de la cuenca amazónica se encuentran en alerta roja, con desbordes en diferentes zonas, y nueve en alerta naranja, con un riesgo alto de inundación.

02 Apr 2015 description

In this issue:

UN-SPIDER at a glance

  • UN-SPIDER to conduct two training programmes in Asia

  • New international framework for disaster risk reduction mentions importance of Space technologies

  • WCDRR: A global partnership on Earth observation for disaster risk reduction

  • WCDRR: Public Forum on geospatial information for disaster resilience

  • UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER contributes to Early Warning Session at WCDRR

  • WCDRR: CANEUS public forum on sharing Space data

01 Apr 2015 description

Eager to expand their range of approaches, peacebuilding actors have for some years witnessed a growing interest in the role of art initiatives in conflict management. For their part, increasing numbers of artists are using it as a means to escape traditional art institutions. The professionalisation of the field has led us to consider the role that art could play in peacebuilding, as well as the advantages and associated risks of this approach and the challenges that must be overcome.

31 Mar 2015 description

Snapshot 25–31 March 2015

Ukraine: Fears are growing of a new offensive in Mariupol, as non-government troops appear to be gathering nearby. A recent assessment has found that more than 1.6 million people need humanitarian assistance, nearly 1.1 million of whom are in non-government-controlled areas. 20–30% of IDPs are at risk of losing their status and benefits, due to a new mechanism to verify the addresses of IDPs.

31 Mar 2015 description

Santa Cruz, 30 mar (ABI).- Un avión de la Fuerza Aérea Boliviana (FAB), a bordo agua embotellada, se encontraba en liza el lunes por la tarde, en el aeropuerto Viru Viru, de Santa Cruz, a la espera de la conclusión de un trámite internacional para poner rumbo a la ciudad chilena de Coquimbo, epicentro de las inundaciones y turbiones que afectaron el centro norte de ese país trasandino, confirmó el ministro de la Defensa de Bolivia, Jorge Ledezma.

30 Mar 2015 description

Welcome to Issue 39 of THE ASSESSOR,

WFP’s Food Security Analysis e-Newsletter!

27 Mar 2015 description

Santa Cruz, 26 mar (ABI).- El director del Servicio Departamental de Salud (SEDES), Jorge Monasterio, informó el jueves que el número de casos positivos de chikungunya ascendió a 328 en la ciudad de Santa Cruz.

"Tenemos un registro de 328 casos positivos, en cuanto al informe de laboratorio, según este informe casi todos los casos están afectando a las personas de los 20 a los 50 años de edad, hay muy pocos niños y de la tercera edad", dijo.