Emergency in El Oro by the flooding of bordering canal with Peru

Six cantons of the El Oro province were declared in local emergency due to the overflowing of rivers and streams that have caused floods. The Zarumilla river international canal overflowed on Saturday because of heavy rains, affecting the bordering populations with Peru. The...

Buenos Aires suffers damage and flooding due to temporary

Buenos Aires suffered a heavy storm of wind and rain on Wednesday causing damage, flooding and evacuated dozens of vast sectors of the province, where the two airports also suffered cancellations and delays. The National Weather Service maintains an alert throughout the province,...

Brazil declares emergency in 126 municipalities due to heavy rains

The Brazilian government on Thursday declared a state of emergency in 126 municipalities of the state of Rio Grande do Sul due to heavy rains that have been lashing for weeks southern Brazil and causing flooding. More than 18 thousand 300 people were evacuated due to flooding,...

Aid reaches to Quininde, which is on alert for flooding

The aid began to arrive for the inhabitants of the parishes of Cube and Rosa Zárate,in Quininde, Esmeraldas, which are affected by the floods. Due to the magnitude of the damage caused by the overflowing of the rivers Cube, Viche and Tachina, the Risk Management Secretariat (SGR)...