Showing posts with label El Niño. Show all posts
Showing posts with label El Niño. Show all posts

Monday, March 20, 2017

PLUIES DILUVIENNES ET INONDATIONS AU PÉROU: 75 morts

Les pluies diluviennes causées par El Niño qui s'abattent depuis plusieurs jours sur le Pérou ont continué dimanche et provoqué inondations, avalanches et coulées de boue, dont le bilan s'établissait à 75 morts.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Flash floods take dramatic toll in Lima, northern Peru

El Niño-fueled flash floods and landslides hit parts of Lima, leaving some communities cut off from roads Saturday, as others fled rising rivers and millions fretted that they won't have drinking water.

Monday, May 16, 2016

El Niño Drought Leaves 28 Million Southern Africans Hungry

Nearly five million people in Zimbabwe - half of the country's rural population - will need assistance by next year as a result of the ongoing drought in southern Africa, the UN has said.

Monday, March 14, 2016

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

14 Million People in Southern Africa Face Hunger Due to Drought

United Nations Deputy spokesperson Farhan Haq said the World Food Program (WFP) estimated that about 14 million people in southern Africa are facing hunger due to the prolonged drought which led to a poor harvest in 2015.

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Miles de calamares mueren varados en una costa de Chile

Miles de calamares han quedado varados durante los últimos días en la costa de la isla chilena de Santa María, informa el periódico 'La Vanguardia'. Unos 10.000 cefalópodos en descomposición han desatado la preocupación sobre las causas de muerte, así como una alerta sanitaria.

Friday, December 25, 2015

El mundo está al borde del hambre y la escasez de agua es inminente

El mundo se enfrenta a un futuro de escasez de alimentos y migración masiva como consecuencia de la escasez de agua generalizada causada por el calentamiento global, cita el periódico 'The Independent' al secretario general de la Organización Meteorológica Mundial, Michel Jarraud.

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Early snow blankets northern regions

An unexpectedly early snow fell on Beijing and other cities in North China on Friday, causing traffic dilemmas for millions of people, and prompting the capital to start providing heating for residential complexes ahead of schedule.

Monday, November 2, 2015

El Niño castiga con sequía a Venezuela y puede ser el peor en décadas

El fenómeno El Niño, que está causando daños en toda América del Sur y castiga con sequía la mitad norte de Venezuela, puede ser el más fuerte y prolongado desde finales del siglo XX, afirmó a Sputnik Nóvosti el experto Juan Carlos Centeno.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Ethiopia experiencing ‘worst drought in 30 years’ due to El Niño conditions – (UN report)

 UN, 27 October 2015 – Ethiopia is experiencing its worst drought in 30 years according to the United Nations, with levels of acute need across all humanitarian sectors having already exceeded levels seen in the Horn of Africa drought of 2011, and which are projected to become far more severe in 2016.

Thursday, October 22, 2015

East Africa countries seek funds to curb El Niño effects

East African countries said Wednesday they are facing financial constraints to help mitigate impact of El Niño whose effects are already being felt in some regions.

Monday, October 12, 2015

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Pacific region prepares for looming El Niño (UN)

The United Nations is urging Pacific Islanders and their governments to prepare now for a looming El Niño emergency with the potential to affect more than four million people.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

El Niño to Be Among Strongest Since '50s (UN)

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) reports a strong El Niño is present in the tropical Pacific Ocean and warns it could develop into one of the strongest in history by the end of the year.

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