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28 Dec 2017 description
De los 50 trabajos iniciados, 17 ya están finalizados, todos relacionados con limpieza y canalización de ríos, quebradas o lagunas y reconstrucción de diques.
13 Nov 2017 description
report Voice of America
Un fuerte sismo de magnitud preliminar 6,5 sacudió el domingo Costa Rica, causando la caída de algunos objetos y que numerosas personas salieran a la calle por temor a derrumbes.
13 Oct 2017 description
The emergency, caused by torrential rains and Tropical Storm Nate, has affected 90 per cent of the country. Volunteers are providing shelter, healthcare and clean water.
07 Oct 2017 description
The Tropical Storm has hit Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras, and is predicted to become a Category 1 hurricane as it approaches the Yucatan Peninsula and land along the Gulf Coast.
23 Nov 2016 description
The tropical depression that formed over the Caribbean coast of Central America has been upgraded to a Category 1 hurricane. Severe rainfall and strong winds are also affecting Panama and Nicaragua.
18 Jul 2013 description
Almost 15,000 cases have been confirmed, which is a 258 increase compared to last year. There is a significant risk that the number of dengue cases will rise in the coming months.
09 Aug 2012 description
90,095 Swiss francs have been allocated from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) to support the Costa Rican Red Cross (CRRC) in delivering immediate assistance to some 3,750 beneficiaries (750 families). Unearmarked funds to repay DREF are encouraged. Summary: A low-pressure system...