REDLAC Weekly Note on Emergencies Latin America & the Caribbean - Year 7 - Volume 346

Highlights

  • BOLIVIA: 60,000 families affected. An UNDAC team is in the field working on evaluations and coordination.

  • COLOMBIA: 3,000 people affected by rains and a cold front.

  • HONDURAS: Authorities are waiting on a variation in climate due to El Niño, which would cause a shortage of rain.

  • PERU: The Arequipa region has registered losses of $6 million in the agricultural sector due to freezes and lack of rain.

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