Local Government Profile

San Juan Chamelco, Guatemala  
San Juan Chamelco
Size
200 km2
Population
50,509 habitantes
Hazard Types
Flood, Land Slide, Wild Fire
Name of Mayor
Ervin Orlando Tut Quim
  • Hazard and vulnerability profile

  • Inundacion: principalmente en el area urbana establecida a inmediaciones de afluentes.
    Deslizamiento: en taludes inestables en carreteras y areas deforestadas.
    Incendio forestal: por tradicion de quema de areas para abonar la tierra previa a la siembra.

  • Disaster Risk Reduction Activities

  • Organizacion de la Comision Municipal de Reduccion de Desastres.
    Capacitacion de integrantes.
    Evaluacion de daños por eventos naturales.

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