Chiquimula (Guatemala)

Type: City
Name: Chiquimula (Guatemala)
Country: Guatemala
Latitude: 14.8
Longitude: -89.550003
population: 40,669
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Guatemala: ACT Alliance Alert: Drought in Guatemala

Source: ACT AllianceCountry: Guatemala Geneva, 27 August 2014 1. Brief description of the emergency and impact Today a State of Public Calamity was declared for the departments of: Jutiapa, Chiquimula, Santa Rosa, Quiché, El Progreso, Huehuetenango, ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Guatemala: State of Emergency, 200,000 families at risk

Source: Missionary International Service News AgencyCountry: Guatemala President Otto Perez Molina declared a state of emergency on Monday in 16 of its 22 provinces, which have been affected by one of the country’s worst droughts that is threatening over ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Community church to hold Pencil Drive

Community Church of Possum Kingdom Lake is having a Pencil Drive for missionary children of Servant Ministries in Guatemala.The school sponsorship project will consist of collecting pencils and crayons to take to the mission school in November.James Turner, ... [Published LakeCountrySun.com - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Rains return too late for many struggling Guatemalan farmers

GUATEMALA CITY – Rain is gradually returning to Guatemala after an extended drought in the middle of rainy season brought tragedy to some of the poorest regions of the country. But many agricultural workers say it’s too late to save their harvests.“We ... [Published TicoTimes.net - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

New plant gives hope to Guatemalan coffee growers

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News  –Guatemala City, Aug 12 (IANS/EFE) On a plantation called Majadas del Tesoro, some 238 km east of Guatemala City, a group of coffee growers has given new hope to the sector in this country with the discovery ... [Published Yahoo! India - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Tender for Electrical Transmission Network for $400 million

As previously announced on July 15, the Ministry of Energy and Mines in Guatemala has convened a formal tender to expand electricity coverage of the country through ".... the installation of 29 new substations, expansion of 22 existing ones and the adaptation ... [Published CentralAmericaData - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

40,000 Families affected by drought in Guatemala

Some 40,000 families have been affected by the drought caused by the El Niño weather phenomenon in Guatemala, Agriculture, Ranching and Food Minister Elmer Lopez said Tuesday, citing preliminary figures.The lack of rain has damaged corn crops in some ... [Published Fox News Latino - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Guatemala introduces coffee plant resistant to rust fungus

Guatemala's National Coffee Association, or Anacafe, announced the existence of a new variety of coffee plant immune to roya, a fungus that causes coffee rust and which damaged crops on 70 percent of Guatemalan plantations in 2012 and 40 percent in 2 ... [Published Fox News Latino - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

World: Central America and Caribbean Seasonal Monitor - July 2014

Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua, World Key Messages Rainfall deficits have continued across parts of Central America, particularly in eastern and southern regions of Honduras and central ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Entities: Haiti, Guatemala, Nicaragua
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 2 reports

Guatemala: Guatemalan Red Cross Annual Report 2013 (MAAGT002)

Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Guatemala This report covers the period 1 January 2013 to 31 December 2013 Overview According to the last Human Development Index, Guatemala has improved by 35 per ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 05 2014]
First reported May 28 2014 - Updated May 28 2014 - 1 reports

Haiti: Central America and Caribbean Seasonal Monitor - May 2014

Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua El Niño expected to affect the distribution of rainfall in the region Key Messages - According to recent forecasts, there is an increased likelihood ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 28 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Guatemala: Guatemala: Food Insecurity due to coffee rust and the effects of climatic shocks 2014 - Situation Report No. 01

Source: UN Country Team in GuatemalaCountry: Guatemala Highlights In February 2013 a phitosanitary emergency is declared in consequence to the coffee leaf rust affecting the entire Central American Region. The International Coffee Organization (ICO) ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 01 2014]

Quotes

"RECRUITMENT OF DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF EXTENSION NO. 1 OF ST. TEJAR, ST HIGUITO AND ASSOCIATED TRANSMISSION LINES."
"Canada supports the work of Guatemala in its movement to improve child nutrition. It also seeks to support small-scale agriculture, by increasing profitability and accessibility to markets that sell high quality maize and beans. We seek to help communities in vulnerable areas become more resilient" said Canadian Ambassador, Stuart Savage

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Guatemala: ACT Alliance Alert: Drought in Guate... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 28 2014]
Guatemala: State of Emergency, 200,000 families... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 26 2014]
STATE OF EMERGENCY, 200,000 FAMILIES AT RISK [Published Misna - Aug 26 2014]
Community church to hold Pencil Drive [Published LakeCountrySun.com - Aug 21 2014]
Rains return too late for many struggling Guate... [Published TicoTimes.net - Aug 13 2014]
New plant gives hope to Guatemalan coffee growers [Published Yahoo! India - Aug 12 2014]
Tender for Electrical Transmission Network for ... [Published CentralAmericaData - Aug 04 2014]
40,000 Families affected by drought in Guatemala [Published Fox News Latino - Jul 29 2014]
Guatemala introduces coffee plant resistant to ... [Published Fox News Latino - Jul 26 2014]
World: Central America and Caribbean Seasonal M... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Guatemala: Guatemalan Red Cross Annual Report 2... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 05 2014]
Guatemala: Guatemala: Red Cross Annual Report 2... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 04 2014]
Haiti: Central America and Caribbean Seasonal M... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 28 2014]
Guatemala: Guatemala: Food Insecurity due to co... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 01 2014]
Guatemala: Guatemala and Canada Work to Improve... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 17 2014]
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Guatemala: ACT Alliance Alert: Drought in Guate... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 28 2014]
Source: ACT AllianceCountry: Guatemala Geneva, 27 August 2014 1. Brief description of the emergency and impact Today a State of Public Calamity was declared for the departments of: Jutiapa, Chiquimula, Santa Rosa, Quiché, El Progreso, Huehuetenango, ...
Guatemala: State of Emergency, 200,000 families... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 26 2014]
Source: Missionary International Service News AgencyCountry: Guatemala President Otto Perez Molina declared a state of emergency on Monday in 16 of its 22 provinces, which have been affected by one of the country’s worst droughts that is threatening over ...
World: Central America and Caribbean Seasonal M... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua, World Key Messages Rainfall deficits have continued across parts of Central America, particularly in eastern and southern regions of Honduras and central ...
Guatemala: Guatemalan Red Cross Annual Report 2... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 05 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Guatemala This report covers the period 1 January 2013 to 31 December 2013 Overview According to the last Human Development Index, Guatemala has improved by 35 per ...
Guatemala: Guatemala: Red Cross Annual Report 2... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 04 2014]
Source: Government of GuatemalaCountry: Guatemala MAAGT002 04 July 2014 This report covers the period 1 January 2013 to 31 December 2013 Overview According to the last Human Development Index, Guatemala has improved by 35 per cent between ...
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