Viet Nam has been affected by both Cyclone Podul and Typhoon Haiyan over the past ten days. At least 41 people have been killed in rains triggered by Podul, adding to the 14 people killed during Haiyan.
The population is at risk of waterborne diseases as wells are contaminated by flooding. The health and hygiene training that volunteers received during the 2012 floods is paying off as IFRC mobilizes returning volunteers.
PARAGUAY: Las autoridades estiman que aún hay 10,000 familias en necesidad alimentaria.
CUBA: Un inusual brote de cólera en la provincia de Granma ha dejado tres muertos.
PERÚ: Las autoridades han movilizado más de 92,000 frazadas a las zonas afectadas por las heladas.
PERU: Cold Weather affects about 11,665 people in the Andean region.
MEXICO: Hurricane Carlotta affected more than 12,000 families in the state of Oaxaca
BOLIVIA: More than 720 confirmed cases of influenza AH1N1.