CIEE Security Alert – Argentina, Chile, Brazil

Sun, 06/16/2019

According to a notice from the Edesur power company on Sunday, 16 June, a failure in the electrical interconnection system has caused large outages across Argentina and Uruguay. It is indicated that Buenos Aires as well as Santa Fe, San Luis, Formosa, La Rioja, Chubut, Cordoba and Mendoza provinces have been affected. Further media reports indicate that cities in Paraguay, southern Brazil and parts of Chile have also been affected. Further updates are awaited.

CIEE is currently assessing the impact to our centers in the region.  We will continue to monitor the situation closely and remain in contact with our participants to ensure their ongoing safety.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call us at 1-800-40-STUDY.