REDLAC Weekly Note on Emergencies Latin America & The Caribbean - Year 9 - Volume 448
FLOODS: The number of people affected by floods in Argentina has increased.
More than 16,000 people have been evacuated.
DROUGHT AND FOOD INSECURITY:
Two million people need humanitarian assistance in Haiti. The humanitarian community is requesting US$193.8 million to address this and other emergency needs in the country.
MIGRANTS: In Central America, the number of people seeking asylum in neighboring countries for violence has increased by 250 percent. UNHCR calls the situation in Central America a protection crisis.