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26 Jul 2016 description

Gracias a la invitación del Gobierno de Costa Rica, representado por el Instituto Meteorológico Nacional (IMN-MINAE) y con el apoyo del Programa Regional de Cambio Climático (PRCC-USAID), el Programa Regional de Seguridad Alimentaria y Nutricional para Centroamérica (PRESANCA II) y el Programa Mesoamericano de Cooperación (PMC- Gobierno de México), los días 11 y 12 de julio de 2016, se celebró en la Ciudad de San José Costa Rica, el L Foro del Clima de América Central y V Foro Mesoamericano del Clima.

26 Jul 2016 description
report Redhum

Nicaragua, 25 de Julio 2016
Fuente: La Voz del Sandinismo

Los especialistas continuarán brindando atención a las familias afectadas por el terremoto de 6,3 grados de magnitud registrado el pasado 9 de junio

Un nuevo contingente médico partió este lunes hacia el municipio de Puerto Morazán, en el departamento de Chinandega, para continuar atendiendo a las familias afectadas por el terremoto de 6,3 grados de magnitud registrado el pasado 9 de junio.

26 Jul 2016 description
report Redhum

Nicaragua, 25 de Julio 2016
Fuente: La Voz del Sandinismo

Con el objetivo de eliminar el mosquito trasmisor del dengue, el zika y el chikungunya, brigadistas y familias de la Colonia Morazán y de otros barrios del Distrito II participaron en una nueva jornada de limpieza.

22 Jul 2016 description
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) and partners established a definition of what constitutes an outbreak, endemic transmission, and the interruption of mosquito-borne transmission in order to better characterize the level of transmission of Zika virus infection (Table 1, Fig. 2). This classification system was put into use as of the situation report of 7 July 2016.

21 Jul 2016 description

Highlights

  • The El Niño phenomenon has dissipated while the La Niña is projected to start by mid-year. The 2016-2017 harvest season is expected to normalize after three consecutive years of drought. However, depending on the intensity of La Niña phenomenon, heavy rains may cause crop losses.

  • On 9 June, an earthquake of 6.1 magnitude hit the northeast of Nicaragua. School was suspended for over a week in the departments of Leon and Chinandega. No major damages were reported; the Government provided a rapid response. WFP assistance was not required.

21 Jul 2016 description

By Gabriel Cardona-Fox

As an invisible humanitarian crisis intensifies as a result of drug and criminal violence in Mexico and Central America’s Northern Triangle, a regional call to action provides reason to be cautiously optimistic.

19 Jul 2016 description

La Federación Internacional de la Cruz Roja y de la Media Luna Roja(FICR) y Save the Children firmaron un convenio de cooperación que beneficiará a más de 2 millones de personas afectadas y en riesgo de adquirir el virus Zika en América Latina y El Caribe.

19 Jul 2016 description

INTRODUCTION

Since 2011, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has been working with partners to increase equitable access to education for learners living in conflict and crisis-affected environments (USAID Education Strategy,

February 2011 Goal 3). The following document provides an analysis of the indicators used in Performance Monitoring and Evaluation Plans (PMEPs) from 25 USAID Education projects1 implemented in 16 countries between 2007 and 2018.

19 Jul 2016 description

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and Save the Children International signed a cooperation agreement that will benefit more than 2 million people affected and at risk of acquiring the Zika virus in Latin America and the Caribbean.

15 Jul 2016 description
report Redhum

Fuente: El 19 Digital

Luego de que el Río Escondido volviera a sus niveles normales, las familias de El Rama que se encontraban albergadas ya han retornado a sus casas, informó este jueves la Coordinadora del Consejo de Comunicación y Ciudadanía, Compañera Rosario Murillo.

“Las familias han retornado todas a sus casas, los albergues ya están vacíos. Hay una familia integrada por 6 personas que decidió ubicarse en una casa solidaria porque su casa está cerca de un cauce y fue destruida y el gobierno local está trabajando para reponerle la vivienda”, explicó.

15 Jul 2016 description

PROJECTED FOOD ASSISTANCE NEEDS FOR JANUARY 2017

14 Jul 2016 description
report Redhum

Fuente: El 19 digital

Miembros del Batallón Ecológico del Ejército de Nicaragua se encuentra asistiendo a las familias afectadas por las lluvias en Prinzapolka, en el Caribe Norte de Nicaragua.

De acuerdo a un informe preliminar de las autoridades locales, más de 1 mil viviendas resultaron inundadas en todo el municipio y más de 500 personas se encuentran albergadas en la Escuela Flor de Pino y otros hogares temporales, según reporta TN8.

14 Jul 2016 description

Summary

WHO and partners established a definition of what constitutes an outbreak, endemic transmission, and the interruption of mosquito-borne transmission in order to better characterize the level of transmission of Zika virus infection (Table 1, Fig. 2). This classification system was put into use as of the situation report of 7 July 2016.

14 Jul 2016 description

Globally, millions of vulnerable people are experiencing increased hunger and poverty due to droughts, floods, storms and extreme temperature fluctuations as a result of a climatic occurrence: El Niño. This phenomenon is not an individual weather event but a climate pattern which occurs every two to seven years and lasts 9-12 months. The 2015/2016 occurrence is one of the most severe in a half-century and the strongest El Niño since 1997/1998 which killed some 21,000 people and caused damage to infrastructure worth US$ 36 billion.

13 Jul 2016 description

Washington, DC, 11 de Julio de 2016 (OPS/OMS)—Para continuar el combate eficaz contra los mosquitos que transmiten los virus del Zika, el dengue y el chikungunya, expertos de la Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS) y de la Fundación Oswaldo Cruz de Brasil han entrenado a entomólogos de 11 países en las técnicas más actuales para supervisar y gestionar la resistencia a los insecticidas en los mosquitos Aedes aegypti.

13 Jul 2016 description

Este convenio forma parte del proyecto de un centro regional virtual de avisos de fenómenos hidrometeorológicos adversos para Centroamérica.

Los países beneficiarios serán Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica y Panamá.

13 Jul 2016 description

In three departments (9 municipalities, including El Rama) in Nicaragua, 1, 781 families (8,905 people) have been affected, 534 families have been evacuated, particularly in El Rama, and another 2, 670 people have evacuated voluntarily. Furthermore, 1, 699 homes have been flooded, in addition to three community buildings including a health center. There are 104 active shelters (combination of homes and formal shelters) in four municipalities. As a preventative measure, a medical brigade has been sent by the Ministry of Health to provide humanitarian assistance to the affected population.

13 Jul 2016 description

China – Severe weather
• Heavy rain has continued to affect several areas of the country, causing more floods and landslides.
• According to national authorities, as of 12 July the death toll from heavy rain has reached 206 people, while 30 are still missing, over 206 100 have been evacuated, hundreds of thousands have been affected, and over 482 400 houses have been partially or fully damaged in several provinces of the country.