Ecuador: Earthquake Situation Report No. 09 (up to 9 May 2016)



  • The Flash Appeal (US$ 72.7 million) is currently 12 per cent funded. Funds are urgently needed to implement programs to assist benefit thousands of people.

  • The Government created the Committee for Reconstruction and Productive Reactivation of Employment to revive the economy and manage reconstruction in the affected areas.

  • Approximately 82 tourism establishments were affected in Portoviejo. Tourism is one of the main economic activities in the affected areas.

  • Displaced families who are not in official shelters, are in need of assistance.


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