REDLAC Weekly Note on Emergencies Latin America & The Caribbean - Year 6 - Volume 305

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 06 May 2013

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • GUATEMALA: 1,520 people affected by rains, 90 evacuated and 70 in shelters.

  • ECUADOR: Lack of rain is affecting several regions in Loja, with an estimated 80 per cent in crops losses.

  • GUATEMALA: Red alert in the department of Peten for fires, authorities are combating 12 forest fires.

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