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01 Jun 2012 description
IOM is providing emergency assistance to displaced families in Peru's Amazon region of Loreto, which has been hit by heavy rains and floods. According to the authorities, nearly 200,000 people have been severely affected by the rains that have fallen in Loreto since late February. The water has...
04 May 2012 description
report El Comercio Perú
La cifra corresponde a aludes y desbordes de ríos desde noviembre en las 25 regiones del país El Instituto Nacional de Defensa Civil (Indeci), informó hoy que las lluvias que afectaron diversas zonas del Perú en los últimos seis meses dejaron un saldo de 53 muertos, 267.391 damnificados y...
01 May 2012 description
HIGHLIGHTS: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: Some 11,150 people evacuated in the north due to floods. HAITI: Rains cause 6 deaths and affect 10,000 people. BOLIVIA: La Nina affects more than 259,000 people.
25 Apr 2012 description
Enrique Jair Guevara El fenómeno meteorológico conocido como La Niña el cual causo sequias en Paraguay, ha una vez mas causado condiciones climáticas adversas en la región. Fuertes lluvias durante los pasado cuatro meses continúan causando inundaciones y deslaves en varios países de Sur...
17 Apr 2012 description
HIGHLIGHTS: PARAGUAY: Some 10,000 families affected by floods. 20 communities are isolated. PERÚ: More than 700,000 people affected during the rainy season. Classes are suspended in the department of Loreto. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: A cold front keeps the country in alert. 715 people were affected...
10 Apr 2012 description
HIGHLIGHTS: PERU: Landslide in the district of Chosica, Lima leaves more than 5,990 people affected. BOLIVIA: The rainy season has left 165 municipalities and more than 32,280 families affected. ECUADOR: Since January the government have provided humanitarian assistance to 20,000 people affected...
06 Apr 2012 description
report El Comercio Perú
También a 500 centros educativos y 40 centros de salud. Además, se perdieron 25 mil hectáreas de cultivo Aproximadamente 40 mil viviendas han sido afectadas por las inundaciones a causa del desborde de los ríos de la cuenca amazónica, informó el presidente regional de Loreto, Yván...
26 Mar 2012 description
Rains on March 10-11 and 13, 2012 hammered southern Peru and northern Chile—regions that have already had heavy rains earlier in February. Many rivers are swollen, homes flooded, bridges down and the rail line between the two countries has been blocked due to mudslides. Area farms are water-logged...
11 Jan 2012 description
HIGHLIGHTS: PERU: 1,690 people affected by rains. More than 560 houses destroyed. BRAZIL: 2,1 million people affected by rains. 38,000 people have evacuated their homes. CHILE: Forest fires are under control, 45,000 hectares were burnt. PARAGUAY & BRAZIL: Drought is affecting agriculture...
07 Jan 2012 description
report El Comercio Perú
Así lo informó el Indeci, que señaló que hasta febrero las precipitaciones se concentrarán en la sierra sur por encima del promedio normal (Andina). Las lluvias registradas desde noviembre en 18 departamentos del país han dejado hasta la fecha cinco fallecidos, 12 heridos, 15.939 personas...