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24 Sep 2017 description

UK is providing a further £5 million UK aid package for Dominica, the island worst hit by Hurricane Maria, Priti Patel announced during a visit to the region.

The UK is providing a further £5 million UK aid package for Dominica, the island worst hit by Hurricane Maria, the International Development Secretary announced during a visit to the region today (Sunday 24 September).

24 Sep 2017 description
  • In Dominica, 100% of the country has been impacted by Hurricane Maria. There are 15 confirmed deaths and 16 persons missing. Power and water supplies have been disrupted and it is estimated that damage to housing is at 90%. The first preliminary assessment on agriculture sector is 100% of losses. Priorities in the country are oriented towards airlift and food as well as shelters. Curfew has been established from 4 PM to 8 AM daily due to security issues.

24 Sep 2017 description
report Government of Peru

Última información

 Puno: Ministerio de Defensa entrega 5 toneladas de ayuda humanitaria a afectados por heladas

El Ministerio de Defensa hizo entrega esta mañana de cinco toneladas de ayuda humanitaria consistente en abrigo y víveres de primera necesidad, recolectadas por América Televisión y Canal N, en el distrito de Arapa, provincia de Azángaro, departamento de Puno, en el marco del Plan Multisectorial de Heladas y Friaje.

24 Sep 2017 description
report Government of Peru

 Ministerios de Defensa y Vivienda firman convenio para construcción de viviendas a favor de damnificados de Piura

Los ministros de Defensa, Jorge Nieto, y de Vivienda, Construcción y Saneamiento, Carlos Bruce, firmaron un convenio para la construcción de viviendas en beneficio de los damnificados por el fenómeno El Niño Costero en la región Piura, en un terreno cedido por el Ministerio de Agricultura y Riego del Perú.

24 Sep 2017 description

La ayuda, consistente en palas, picos, barretas, guantes de carnaza, entre otros materiales, fue llevada desde la Ciudad de México por brigadas de la STPS

Boletín No. 1009

Tetela del Volcán, Morelos, a 22 de septiembre de 2017

24 Sep 2017 description
report El Comercio

Agencia EFE

Un avión de la Fuerza Aérea Ecuatoriana (FAE) trasladó hoy, sábado 23 de septiembre del 2017, 14 toneladas de ayuda humanitaria a Cuba para apoyar a los damnificados por el paso del huracán Irma, informó el Ministerio de Defensa.

La aeronave, que partió desde el Ala de Combate número 23 de Manta, traslada paquetes de comida, vestimenta y materiales para dormir como cobijas, sábanas, almohadas y colchones.

24 Sep 2017 description

This report is produced by ISCG in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers 20 - 23 September 2017. The next report will be issued on 26 Sept.

Highlights

• Over the last two days, movement across the border reportedly decreased with only small numbers of people noted to be moving into Cox’s Bazar.

• Refugees who have arrived since 25 August continue to move to the new Kutupalong Expansion site, where they are constructing new shelters.

24 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Earthquake toll rises to at least 305 deaths and more than 2,600 injuries; majority recorded in Mexico City

  • DART, including USAR specialists, supports coordination and emergency interventions in affected areas

  • GoM reports sufficient health response capacity, with 98 percent of health facilities in Mexico City operating normally

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

23 Sep 2017 description

Este boletín se publica sólo para información; refleja la situación actual y los detalles disponibles en este momento.

Situación

23 Sep 2017 description

This bulletin is issued for information purposes only; it reflects the current situation and the available information at the moment.

Situation

23 Sep 2017 description
report Government of Cuba

La Habana, 22 sep (ACN) Procedente de China llegó a la capital cubana hoy un avión con 86 toneladas de materiales de asistencia, para el proceso de recuperación del país tras el paso del huracán Irma.

23 Sep 2017 description

Este reporte es elaborado por la Oficina del Coordinador Residente en México y compilado por OCHA en base a la información disponible. Cubre el periodo del 19 al 21 de septiembre del 2017.

Resumen

  • El 19 de septiembre a las 13:14 hrs. se registró sismo con magnitud de 7.1 grados Richter con epicentro a 12 km al Sureste de Axochiapan (Estado de Morelos) en los límites de Puebla y Guerrero.

  • Hasta el día de hoy a las 5:30 hrs., se han registrado 34 réplicas (la de mayor intensidad 4.0 grados Richter).

23 Sep 2017 description
report Government of Cuba

La Habana, 23 sep (ACN) El General de Ejército Raúl Castro recibió este viernes, junto al Presidente Nicolás Maduro y en nombre del pueblo cubano, un donativo de la hermana República de Venezuela para ayudar a damnificados tras el paso del huracán Irma por Cuba.

La historia de hermandad entre los pueblos de Cuba y Venezuela tiene raíces profundas. Ante la estatua del Libertador Simón Bolívar, en el siglo XIX, José Martí pidió en qué servir a Venezuela, refiere hoy el diario Granma.

23 Sep 2017 description

St. George’s, Grenada – Friday 22nd, September, 2017: The general public is hereby notified that the National Disaster Management Agency (NaDMA) has collaborated with the vessel ‘Flying Buzzard’ for the collection of relief supplies for Dominica.

The vessel will be loading today Friday 22nd September, 2017 from 12 noon at the Welcome Bay Area of the St. George’s Port. Persons can donate relief items such as Tarpaulin, water, canned food, toiletries and items for babies. Individuals are welcomed to deliver well labeled personal items.

23 Sep 2017 description

This update is a coordination tool to improve communication between sectors and up to the Humanitarian Partners Forum. It focuses on processes, rather than achievements. The latter are covered through separate monthly sector dashboards, available through the inter-agency portal and at http://data.unhcr.org/jordan/sectors/.

I. General / Inter-Sector Update

23 Sep 2017 description

Due to Irma, 5.6 million people are affected, 10 people dead, around 215 000 homes severely affected. 3.1 million people are without access to water, 75 000 hectares of agricultural land and 70% of health facilities in affected territories are damaged, as well as 2 180 schools out of which 500 in Havana. The number of public health institutions affected by the hurricane has risen to 1 026.

23 Sep 2017 description

In Dominica, the number of fatalities is expected to further rise as large areas of the island remain inaccessible. Until now, 15 deaths and 20 missing people are reported. At least 85% of the population was exposed to moderate or severe damage and needs urgent support in terms of shelter and water. 90% of the buildings have been damaged. There is no electricity, no water and no gasoline and destroyed roads and bridges make it very difficult to access communities. All airports are closed making the shipment of equipment and movement of staff challenging.

23 Sep 2017 description
report Save the Children

Hundreds of children are sleeping rough on the streets of Mexico City as residents try to get to grips with the destruction brought on by this week’s earthquake.

Makeshift tent cities have sprung up across the city, and children are being forced to spend the night in the open with little more than cardboard and plastic tarpaulins to protect them from the elements, with heavy showers battering the city overnight and further thunderstorms forecast for this weekend.