Preliminary Appeal Target: US$134,792
Balance Requested: US$134,792
Geneva, 14 October 2014
In the first quarter of this year, Bolivia experienced the worst flooding in 60 years. To date the situation is still difficult for affected families as a new rainy season is beginning prematurely. About 60,000 families were affected with 2,000 homes destroyed, 150,000 head of cattle lost including a larger number of small livestock. Additionally, 43,000 hectares of cultivated land was destroyed.