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15 Oct 2001 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On October 15 (Mon), the Government of Japan decided to extend emergency assistance in kind (equivalent to a total of approximately 11 million yen) comprising tents and blankets to the Government of Belize, which has suffered a hurricane disaster.

    2. The hurricane Iris, which hit Belize on October 8, has caused a large-scale disaster especially in the southern region of the country.

13 Oct 2000 description
report Government of Japan

On October 13 (Fri), the Government of Japan decided to extend to the Government of Belize emergency material aid of electricity generators, blankets, plastic sheets and other items worth about 9,250,000 yen.

Hurricane Keith hit Belize from October 1 to 3 and caused great damage to the country, especially in the northern region. According to the Government of Belize and other sources, the total number of the afflicted people is about 10,000 out of Belize's population of about 240,000, including four persons dead and five missing.