Ecuador - Floods and landslides (Government of Ecuador, INAMHI, Floodlist, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 13 December 2019)

  • Intense rain has been affecting Morona-Santiago Province (south-eastern Ecuador) since 8 December, causing landslides.

  • According to media reports, 1 person died and 2 are missing after a landslide in Limón Indanza Canton (central Morona-Santiago). Houses and main roads are damaged, cutting access to remote villages.

  • A state of emergency was announced on 9 December for Limón Indanza.

  • Heavy rain is forecast for Morona-Santiago over 13-14 December.