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15 Feb 2017 description

2,7 milliards sur 3 ans pour le relèvement des départements affectés par le cyclone Mathieu

L´évaluation des besoins après le désastre par les autorités nationales et leurs partenaires internationaux identifie le logement et l´agriculture comme les secteurs prioritaires.

15 Feb 2017 description

LA COMMISSION EUROPÉENNE, vu le traité sur le fonctionnement de l’Union européenne, vu le règlement (UE) 2015/322 du Conseil du 2 mars 2015 relatif à la mise en œuvre du 11e Fonds européen de développement1 , et notamment son article 9, paragraphe 3, vu le règlement (UE) 2015/323 du Conseil du 2 mars 2015 portant règlement financier applicable au 11e Fonds européen de développement2 , et notamment son article 26, considérant ce qui suit:

14 Feb 2017 description

THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EU) 2015/322 of 2 March 2015 on the implementation of the 11th European Development Fund1 and in particular Article 9(3) thereof,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EU) 2015/323 of 2 March 2015 on the financial regulation applicable to the 11th European Development Fund2 and in particular Article 26 thereof Whereas:

09 Feb 2017 description

€ 19 755 000 humanitarian assistance:
• €255 000 IFRC (WASH)
• €1 500 000 UNICEF (WASH)
• €2 000 000 CARE FR (food security and livelihoods, education, shelters) • € 16 000 000 (food security and livelihoods, nutrition, education, shelter, protection, WASH)

ECHO office: 4 Humanitarian experts and 1 logistics / security expert also supporting the CP Team.

08 Feb 2017 description

Le 8 février 2017 - Port-au-Prince, Haïti - Affaires mondiales Canada

08 Feb 2017 description

February 8, 2017 - Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Global Affairs Canada

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced five development projects in Haiti. Canada’s health and welfare focus in the country aims to improve the health and rights of women and children, support initiatives in child protection and continue to increase the access to and completion of basic education, with a focus on girls.

08 Feb 2017 description

La Commission européenne va renforcer son aide en Haïti de €35 millions en 2017. Cette nouvelle enveloppe se compose d’une aide humanitaire de €16 millions et d’une aide au développement de €19 millions.

Cette aide additionnelle permettra de répondre aux effets du passage de l’ouragan Matthew, qui a dévasté Haïti en octobre dernier et engendré des besoins humanitaires et en développement dans un pays déjà extrêmement fragilisé.

08 Feb 2017 description

The European Commission is to strengthen its support to Haiti with an additional contribution of €35 million for the year 2017, composed of €16 million of humanitarian aid and €19 million of development assistance.

This additional support will respond to the consequences of the hurricane Matthew last October, which devastated Haiti and left in its wake humanitarian and development needs in an already extremely fragile country.

07 Feb 2017 description

Brussels, 7 February 2017

La Commission européenne renforce son aide à Haïti avec une contribution additionnelle de 35 millions d'euros pour l'année 2017, dont 16 millions d'euros en aide humanitaire et 19 millions d'euros comme soutien au développement.

Cette nouvelle aide vise à répondre aux conséquences du passage de l'ouragan Matthew en octobre dernier qui a dévasté Haïti et créé des besoins humanitaires et de développement très importants dans un pays déjà fragile.

06 Feb 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Food security improves substantially in hurricane-affected areas, WFP reports

  • USAID/OFDA partners assist more than 15,000 displaced people to return home

  • USAID/OFDA provides additional $2.5 million for hurricane-affected families

  • Number of suspected cholera cases continues to decline

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

02 Feb 2017 description

Main Points

  • A minimum expenditure basket for recurrent Multi-Purpose Grant (MPG) transfers was recently agreed for piloting in Haiti. The MPG involves three sectors: Food Security, WASH and Shelter/NFIs.

  • WFP has established a hotline service to allow people affected by the hurricane to ask questions and provide feedback on assistance provided, including cash-based transfers.

02 Feb 2017 description
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El Nino 2015-2016 - Screenshot of the interactive content as of 02 Feb 2017.
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Disaster associated with El Nino in 1997-1998, 2002-2003 or 2009-2010 - Screenshot of the interactive content as of 02 Feb 2017.

The impact of the 2015‒2016 El Niño weather phenomenon has been one of the most intense and widespread in the past one hundred years. The agriculture, food security and nutritional status of 60 million people around the globe is affected by El Niño-related droughtsfloods and **extreme hot** and **cold weather**.

30 Jan 2017 description

The staff of the EIB Group (European Investment Bank and the European Investment Fund) and the EIB have rallied together to aid Haiti in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, collecting a total of EUR 250,000 which was transferred symbolically on Tuesday to the representatives of six NGOs working in Haiti.

29 Jan 2017 description

Faits saillants

• Des interventions humanitaires se déroulent dans des zones difficiles à atteindre, conformément à un plan d'accès aux localités éloignées en utilisant divers moyens de transport.

• Le récent rapport d'évaluation en temps réel (RTE) de la réponse internationale à l'ouragan Matthew recommande d'ajuster la réponse humanitaire en cours ainsi que les mesures visant à renforcer la résilience et la gestion des risques de catastrophe en Haïti. Il suggère également des changements à long terme concernant le système humanitaire.

25 Jan 2017 description

Main Points

• Humanitarian interventions are taking places in hard-to-reach areas in line with a plan to access remote locations using various means of transportation.

• The recently released Real Time Evaluation (RTE) report of the international response to Hurricane Matthew recommends adjustment to the ongoing humanitarian response alongside with measures to strengthen resilience and disaster risk management in Haiti and long-term changes concerning the humanitarian system.

24 Jan 2017 description

Belgium, a long-time supporter of FAO's work in emergencies, has deepened its commitment to protecting agriculture in countries struck by disaster with a €14-million contribution. This boosts FAO and its member countries' capacity to respond immediately to disasters and crises, and to strengthen the long-term resilience of vulnerable farmers and herders.