Peru hosts about 75 percent of the western Amazon jungle. Deforestation is therefore a critical topic for the country.
The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated on 21 January 2014 for the flood event in Huancavelica, Peru.
In the central Andes mountains, satellites have detected ground deformation under way above a major subterranean magma body.
Hundreds of families have been affected by mudslides triggered by heavy rains in Urubamba Province.
M=6.2 earthquake, among other series of earthquakes, affected 192 people, injured 72 in Amazon and the north.
Floods due to intensive rain caused infrastructure collapse in bridges over Urubamba river, damages in housing, loss of lives of lives, isolation of people and lost of crops.
Government of Peru reporting 539 people affected and 42 houses damaged due to low temperatures in the Departament of Apurimac, Arequipa and Ayacucho
In Peru, several cases of dengue have been registred between the first three months of the year. The Ministry of Health has declared that the outbreak is a matter of public health.
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