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Ecuador

Ecuadoran Military Geographic Institute (IGM)

The National Military Geographic Institute of Ecuador is a Technical Institution within the Ecuadoran military.

Ecuadoran Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (INAMHI)

The National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology is an entity with administrative and technical autonomy, with national jurisdiction throughout Ecuador and with international representation.

Ecuadoran Ministry of Education (MINEDUC)

The Ministry of Education’s mission is to ensure both access to and quality of Early Childhood, Elementary and High School Education in Ecuador.

Ecuadoran Ministry of Public Health (MISPA)

The Ministry of Public Health of Ecuador is the national health authority; therefore it exercises the steering, regulation, planning, management, coordination and control of the Ecuadoran public he

Ecuadoran Secretariat for Planning and Development (SENPLADES)

The main mission of the Ecuadoran Secretariat for Planning and Development is to manage and to coordinate the National Decentralized System of Participatory Planning for the sectoral and territoria

Ecuadoran Secretariat for Risk Management (SNGR)

The Ecuadoran Secretariat for Risk Management is the Governmental institution that is concerned with risk reduction and emergency and disaster management.

Ecuadoran Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Integration (MRECI)

The Ecuadoran Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Integration directs the implementation of the international policy of the State, orientates and coordinates the work of the diplomatic missions

Severe Storm in Ecuador

Violent winds in Sucumbíos have affected 92 families, damaging their homes. Materials and food are being distributed.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Violent winds in Ecuador
Region: 
Ecuador
Occurance Date: 
21/09/2010
latitude: 
-0.145228
longitude: 
-76.2711

Volcano in Ecuador

Hundreds have been evacuated after Volcano Tungurahua started spewing ash columns.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Volcano in Ecuador
Region: 
Ecuador
Occurance Date: 
28/05/2010

Floods in Ecuador

Hundreds of families were affected in Esmeraldas, Guayas y El Oro provinces due to floods caused by heavy rains. Government is helping with evacuation and delivery of aid.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Floods in Ecuador
Region: 
Esmeraldas, Guayas and El Oro provinces