REDLAC Weekly Note on Emergencies Latin America & The Caribbean - Year 9 - Volume 448

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 11 Apr 2016


  • FLOODS: The number of people affected by floods in Argentina has increased.
    More than 16,000 people have been evacuated.

    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.

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