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22 Dec 2017 description
report World Bank, GFDRR
El presente análisis tiene por objetivo evaluar el impacto de las inundaciones en el estado de Tabasco entre los años 2007 y 2010 y de las inversiones en RRD en el bienestar socioeconómico de la población de Tabasco.
14 Mar 2013 description
The world has experienced three consecutive years where annual economic losses have exceeded $100 billion due to an enormous increase in exposure of industrial assets to extreme disaster events.
09 Jul 2012 description
DESTACADOS: 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.
25 Jun 2012 description
HIGHLIGHTS:  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.
18 Jan 2012 description
302 human impact disasters claimed 29,782 lives; affected 206 million and inflicted record economic damages of $366 billion in 2011 Geneva, 18 January 2012 – For two consecutive years the long-term disasters trend has been bucked by major earthquakes which claimed thousands of lives and affected...
25 Nov 2011 description
I. HIGHLIGHTS • The Government of Turkey has called for a second international assistance in the form of winterized tents and prefabricated houses to respond to the earthquake which occurred in Van on November 9, 2011. • Two earthquakes shook Van on November 9, 2011. First one took place...
15 Nov 2011 description
(New York, 15 November 2011): The Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) has allocated US$3.4 million to provide shelter, education as well as mental health and psychosocial support to thousands of people affected by the recent earthquake in southeastern Turkey. “The CERF contribution will allow...
30 Oct 2011 description
By Joe Lowry in Budapest As the hope for more survivors emerging from the rubble in Van province, eastern Turkey, fades, a massive relief effort is taking shape to augment Turkish Red Crescent’s (TRC) emergency response. Reacting to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent...
28 Oct 2011 description
A preliminary appeal for more than ten million Swiss francs (USD 11.4 million, Euro 8.2 million) has been issued by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC). The funds will be used to support Turkish Red Crescent (TRC) assist 50,000 people in urgent need following...
25 Oct 2011 description
25 Oct 2011 15:21 Source: Reuters // Reuters Death toll jumps to 432, many missing in Kurdish region 2-week-old girl plucked from arms of mother in rubble Turkish authorities criticised over tent shortage (Adds death toll) By Jonathon Burch and Humeyra Pamuk ERCIS, Turkey, Oct 25 (Reuters) -...
12 Oct 2011 description
(Shanghai/New York, 12 October 2011): Asia and the Pacific’s most experienced emergency responders have gathered in Shanghai, China to look at strengthening disaster response and preparedness. Up to 100 disaster management professionals from 25 countries in Asia and the Pacific as well as...
31 May 2011 description
report Xinhua
China's meteorological authority said Tuesday that drought-stricken regions along the lower and middle reaches of the Yangtze River will get some relief with the arrival of light rainfalls in the coming three days. Drizzles, moderate rains and thundershowers are forecast to hit central China...
13 May 2011 description
GLIDE n° FL-2010-00240-VEN Period covered by this Ops Update: 1 January to 23 March 2011. The financial report reflects expenditure up to the end March 2011. Appeal target (current): 717,571 Swiss francs. Appeal coverage: 77% Appeal history: A Preliminary Emergency Appeal for 429,887 Swiss...