AgroNoticias Latin America & The Caribbean
 

Emergencies and Reconstruction


Country 
Ecuador
   Topic 
Emergencies and Reconstruction

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Ecuador on 16 April 2016 affected 218,000 people. Hardest hit was the highly populated coastal province of Manabí, where communities are heavily dependent on agriculture and fishing.

Publication date 
24/04/2017
Source 
ReliefWeb    
   

Country 
Colombia
   Topic 
Emergencies and Reconstruction

Coastal El Niño impacting Peru–and now perhaps Colombia–may predict a stronger El Niño later this year.

Publication date 
05/04/2017
Source 
National Geographic   
   

Country 
República Dominicana
   Topic 
Emergencies and Reconstruction

Heavy rainfall and flooding which devastated much of the Dominican Republic’s organic banana production late last year is having a lasting effect as farmers struggle to rehabilitate plantations.

Publication date 
03/04/2017
Source 
Produce Business UK   
   

Country 
Paraguay
   Topic 
Emergencies and Reconstruction

Paraguay will deliver 10 tons of rice to Peru, as well as a thousand personal hygiene kits, to help those affected by the floods that left 75 dead, 246 wounded and 20 missing.

Publication date 
21/03/2017
Source 
Última Hora    
   
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