Union admits state of emergency 13 cities of the Amazon

The federal government authorized the transfer of approximately R $ 334 thousand for the city of Tabatinga.
05/06/2015 16h15 - Updated 14/06/2015 04h18
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The Ministry of National Integration recognized the emergency situation 13 Amazonian municipalities affected by the flooding in the Amazon. The concierge with the list of cities was published in today's edition (5) the Official Gazette.

The federal government also authorized the transfer of approximately R $ 334 thousand for the city of Tabatinga, not Amazonas. The funds will be used in carrying out relief actions, victim assistance and restoration of essential services.

The ordinance was published on Friday (5) in the Official Gazette. The National Secretariat of Protection and Civil Defense emergency acknowledged by summary procedure in Tabatinga, because of flooding, in 29 of April.

According to the ministry, after the recognition of emergency by the federal government, the municipality can ask for help in the response actions, aimed to help, assistance and establishing essential services, and so request resources for reconstruction actions in the areas hit by disasters.

According to the folder, to ask for resources, the municipality must send a detailed plan indicating what is the need for the transfer of funds is done through the Civil Defense Payment Card.

Source: Exame.com

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