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15 Dec 2017 description

Ciudad de Guatemala, 15 dic (AGN).- El gobierno del presidente Jimmy Morales, terminó hoy con la entrega de viviendas a las familias afectadas por el deslizamiento registrado el 1 de octubre de 2015 en El Cambray II, en el municipio de Santa Catarina Pinula, que dejó 280 personas fallecidas.

La entrega oficial de las llaves de otras 30 casas que se suman a 143 entregadas con anterioridad en la nueva lotificación llamada “Querida Familia”, ubicada en San José Pinula, estuvo a cargo del ministro de Comunicaciones, Infraestructura y Vivienda, Aldo García.

15 Dec 2017 description

MINEDU y MINCUL, junto con el apoyo de UNESCO Perú y Grupo Sura clausuran Proyecto con festival educativo y artístico para más de 500 niños y niñas de Sechura, como parte de su Respuesta conjunta frente a las consecuencias del Fenómeno Niño Costero en Piura.

15 Dec 2017 description

The Tropical Cyclone KAI-TAK (named URDUJA in the Philippines) continues moving west-northwest over the Philippine sea toward Eastern Samar province (Eastern Visayas region, Philippines). On 15 December at 0.00 UTC, its centre was located 250 km east of Borongan city in Eastern Samar province, and had a maximum sustained wind speed of 83 km/h (Tropical Storm).

14 Dec 2017 description
report Government of Peru

Última información

- Lambayeque: Bomberos y trabajadores municipales extinguen incendio forestal en centro poblado Tampón Bajo

En una acción conjunta, personal de la Compañía de Bomberos Illimo N°149 y la Municipalidad Distrital de Salas, extinguieron el incendio forestal que se registró la tarde de ayer en el centro poblado Tampón Bajo, en la provincia y departamento de Lambayeque, informó el INDECI al COEN DEFENSA.

- Pasco: Reabren en un solo sentido tramo Villa Rica- Puerto Bermúdez afectada por huaico

14 Dec 2017 description
report El 19 Digital

El Sistema Nacional para la Prevención, Mitigación y Atención de Desastres (Sinapred), sostuvo este jueves una reunión con autoridades de los Gobiernos Locales con el objetivo de compartir el esquema y aspectos estratégicos del Tercer Ejercicio Nacional de Preparación y Protección Multiamenazas.

14 Dec 2017 description

This report is produced by Office of the Resident Coordinator Viet Nam in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the period from 22 November to 13 December 2017. The next report will be issued once new information becomes available.

14 Dec 2017 description

Hanoi, 13 December 2017 – In response to Typhoon Damrey, which wreaked havoc across large parts of Vietnam’s central and south-central regions in early November, the European Commission is providing 200 000 EUR (5.36 billion VND) in humanitarian aid funding to assist the most affected communities. The aid will respond to the urgent needs of more than 10 000 heavily impacted people in the provinces of Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, and Khanh Hoa.

14 Dec 2017 description

Key Figures

4.33M people affected

15 provinces affected

305,000 homes destroyed/damaged

Key Figures Humanitarian Response

1.1M people targeted

9 provinces prioritized

$54M funding requested (US$)

SITUATION OVERVIEW

13 Dec 2017 description
report Government of Peru

Última información

Pasco: Tránsito continúa interrumpido en carretera Fernando Belaúnde Terry tras caída de huayco

El tránsito en la carretera marginal Fernando Belaúnde Terry, del distrito de Villa Rica, provincia de Oxapampa, en la región Pasco, continúa interrumpido luego del huayco ocurrido la mañana de ayer en el sector Quebrada La Cerveza Km 95+900, tras la ocurrencia de precipitaciones en esa zona.

Lluvias de ligera a moderada intensidad con ráfagas de viento se prevé desde el mediodía en diez regiones

13 Dec 2017 description
report World Bank

This blog is part of a series exploring the housing reconstruction progress in Uttarakhand, India.

In June 2013, a heavy deluge caused devastating floods and landslides in the state of Uttarakhand located in the Himalayan foothills. The disaster – the worst in the country since the 2003 tsunami—hit more than 4,200 villages, damaged 2,500 houses, and killed 4,000 people.

12 Dec 2017 description

by Zoe Tabary | zoetabary | Thomson Reuters Foundation
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 02:10 GMT

An effort to rehouse flood-battered residents in apartment buildings is winning converts

AKARTA, Dec 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Whenever floods hit her one-room shack in northern Jakarta, Irma Susanti hangs her most precious furniture – a bed and a table – from the ceiling with a rope.

12 Dec 2017 description

This issue of Southasiadisasters.net is titled "School Safety and Security: Reflections" and deals with this important theme in extensive detail. This issue highlights how different stakeholders including the government, teachers, students and various civil society organizations (CSOs) are coming up with various innovations to protect India's large school going citizens. This issue contains articles from reputed academics, practitioners and experts who have worked on the theme of School Safety and Security.

12 Dec 2017 description
report Viet Nam News

YÊN BÁI – Signs of revival have brightened up Mù Cang Chải District in northern mountainous Yên Bái Province, three months after a historic flood swept through the area.

By around 5.30 am on August 3, significant portions of the district had been submerged by floodwaters. Large rocks of between 5-10 tonnes carried by the water caused serious damage to homes and property. Even two-storey houses made of cement were destroyed in the natural disaster.

12 Dec 2017 description

To assist South Asia with post disaster response due to the recent flooding and population displacements in the region, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People’s Republic of China has partnered with the United Nations Development programme (UNDP), to provide US $12 million to support early recovery efforts in Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Nepal.

11 Dec 2017 description

Ciudad de Guatemala, 11 dic (AGN).- La Unión Europea (UE) destinó 90.00 euros (unos 106.443 dólares) para atender las necesidades más urgentes de las familias guatemaltecas que resultaron afectadas por las torrenciales lluvias de los últimos meses, informó una fuente diplomática.

La UE dijo en un comunicado que los fondos se emplearán para dar asistencia a 700 familias (3.500 personas) del departamento de Alta Verapaz, el más afectado por el fuerte invierno de 2017.

11 Dec 2017 description
report Government of Peru

I. HECHOS:

El 11 de diciembre de 2017, a las 01:00 horas aproximadamente a consecuencia de las precipitaciones pluviales se produjo el desprendimiento de talud ocasionando el colapso de viviendas y el fallecimiento de 01 persona en el distrito de Chaglla

V. ACCIONES:

Lunes, 11 de diciembre de 2017

14:30 horas

11 Dec 2017 description

Bimala Pariya, 60, would never have suspected that she would lose everything she owned to the recent flooding in Nepal. The floods not only destroyed her house in the Sunsari District of Nepal, but swept away her toilet, pig shed, household items, and damaged the fresh water well behind her home.

“The last time I saw flooding this severe was 30 years ago,” she said. “The floodwater was so powerful, it rose as high as three feet and broke the embankment that was supposed to protect us.”

11 Dec 2017 description

El frente frío que ingresó al país al final del sábado ha provocado este domingo tres fallecidos por caídas de árboles y dos heridos, así como el cierre de la ruta 32 –hacia Limón– por deslizamientos, 35 casas destechadas y numerosos cortes de electricidad en diversos sectores.

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