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02 Dec 2016 description
  • As of 30 November 2016, UN-coordinated appeals and refugee response plans within the Global Humanitarian Overview (GHO) require US$22.1 billion to meet the needs of 96.2 million humanitarian crisis-affected people in 40 countries. Together the appeals are funded at $11.4 billion, leaving a shortfall of $10.7 billion.

01 Dec 2016 description

This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by the Hurricane Matthew Emergency Response Team and covers the period from 25 to 30 November 2016. The next report will be issued on 02 December. Sign up to receive reports of the Emergency Response Team: http://eepurl.com/Kyey5.

Main Points

• Messages on the impact of looting and the scope of international humanitarian assistance were broadcast on 26 November through local radios in affected regions.

29 Nov 2016 description

DESTACADOS

• Más de 1.4 millones de personas en necesidad de asistencia humanitaria en Cuba y Haití, tras el paso del huracán Matthew.

• 12.5 millones de personas afectadas por desastres en 2016. La sequía y los huracanes son los principales desastres.

• Seis meses después del terremoto en Ecuador, US$26.9 millones han sido financiados de los $72.8 solicitados en el Llamamiento Internacional.

29 Nov 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• More than 1.4 million people need humanitarian assistance in Cuba and Haiti after Hurricane Matthew

• Some 12.5 million people have been affected by disasters in 2016. Droughts and hurricanes have caused the worst impacts .

• Six months after the Ecuador earthquake, US$26.9 million has been funded of the $72.8 international appeal

• A study shows that gender equality in humanitarian action is most effective when it focuses on protecting the rights and long-term well -being of the most vulnerable people.

28 Nov 2016 description

Faits saillants

 Les premières données indiquent que 90% de la population ciblée dans 16 communes des départements de la Grand’Anse et du Sud ont été vaccinés contre le choléra du 8 au 18 novembre.  Le secteur du relèvement rapide a indiqué que 6 500 personnes ont bénéficié du programme «argent contre travail» relatif au nettoyage des débris dans le Grand'Anse et au Sud.

26 Nov 2016 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by the Hurricane Matthew Emergency Response Team and covers the period from 22 to 25 November 2016. The next report will be issued on 29 November. Sign up to receive reports of the Emergency Response Team: http://eepurl.com/Kyey5.

Main Points

25 Nov 2016 description

INTRODUCTION

Hurricane Matthew, a Category 4 hurricane, passed through Haiti on 4 October causing hundreds of deaths, widespread damage, flooding, and displacement. The hurricane has resulted in the largest humanitarian crisis in Haiti since the 2010 earthquake. Amongst the 2.1 million people who were affected, nearly 1.4 million need some type of humanitarian assistance.

24 Nov 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Les premières données indiquent que 82% de la population ciblée dans 16 communes des départements de la Grand’Anse et du Sud ont été vaccinés contre le choléra du 8 au 18 novembre.

  • Un groupe de travail intersectoriel sur le Cash a été activé et sera dirigé par le Gouvernement Haïtien, co-présidé par le PAM et CARE, et facilité par OCHA à travers le support à son secrétariat.