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27 Jul 2017 description

Dame Marie, June 14, 2017, Pierre 14 years, Lovedaica 10 years and Divins 8 years play on the deck of a small colorful house located on the main road along the sea. Ena, their mother, greets us at the doorstep. "Welcome to our new home," she says cheerfully. The dwelling is composed of a space with a kitchen, a bedroom and a latrine.

24 Jul 2017 description

Summary

The present report is submitted pursuant to Economic and Social Council resolution 2016/28 and highlights the main findings of the Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Haiti following its visits to Washington, D.C., in March 2017, during which members met with the international financial institutions and regional actors, and to Haiti, in May 2017, during which members interacted with a number of senior government and legislative officials, representatives of the United Nations system and private sector and civil society actors.

19 Jul 2017 description

La sécurité alimentaire devrait s’améliorer avec les récoltes de printemps en juin/juillet

MESSAGES CLÉS

  • La sécurité alimentaire en Haiti devra s'améliorer dès juin/juillet avec les récoltes de printemps et la baisse des prix qui y est associées. Entre juillet et septembre 2017, le pays sera en insécurité alimentaire Minimale (Phase 1 de l’IPC) et dans les zones affectées par l’ouragan Matthew, en Stress (Phase 2 de l’IPC).

18 Jul 2017 description
report ACTED

On this sunny Wednesday morning of June, some thirty people gathered in the church of the Savanne, Les Cayes city, on the occasion of a community workshop to raise awareness and discuss solutions to prevent violence against children. "Child protection is our responsibility. Each one of us has a key role to play in the community to prevent its members from being subject to violence, and to tackle violence", says the Chairman of the Protection Committee. Participants agreed with the president’s speech, punctuated by laughter and cries of young children playing near the place.

18 Jul 2017 description
report ACTED

In October 2016, Jérémie, the chief town of the Grand'Anse department, was one of the most affected by Hurricane Matthew, with extreme on access to water because of destroyed infrastructures, mudflows and difficult sanitary conditions. This paved the way to a new cholera outbreak. The number of suspected cases doubled between September and October.

18 Jul 2017 description

Fort des projets menés par sa filiale CA17 International ces dernières années, le groupe CACG s’investit dans le développement agricole en Haïti.

CA 17 International intervient dans le pays depuis 2013 auprès du Ministère de l’Agriculture, des Ressources Naturelles et du Développement Rural (MARNDR). Les actions misent en place par CA17 international en 4 ans ont bénéficié à plusieurs milliers de producteurs locaux à travers différents projets :

15 Jul 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The humanitarian community mobilized to support the Government in the event of an emergency.

  • 5.82 million people face acute food insecurity, of whom 2.35 million are in severe situation (IPC February - May 2017).

  • Eight months after Hurricane Matthew, affected people still live in precarious conditions, particularly in hard-to-reach areas.

KEY FIGURES

11 Jul 2017 description
report ACTED

En octobre 2016, Jérémie, chef-lieu du département de la Grand’Anse, a été une des localités les plus touchées par l’ouragan Matthew, dont les conséquences ont été particulièrement extrêmes sur l’accès à l’eau potable, entre infrastructures détruites, coulées de boue et conditions sanitaires difficiles. Cette situation a entraîné une recrudescence de choléra, avec un nombre de cas suspects multiplié par deux entre septembre et octobre.

07 Jul 2017 description
report ACTED

En ce mercredi de juin, une trentaine de personnes se sont réunies dans l’église du quartier de Savanne, aux Cayes, à l’occasion d’un atelier communautaire de sensibilisation et d’échanges sur la prévention des violences subies par les enfants. « Nous sommes responsables de la protection des enfants. Chacun de nous a un rôle à jouer dans la communauté pour empêcher que ses membres ne subissent des violences, et pour lutter contre elles », exhorte Le président du Comité de protection.

05 Jul 2017 description

FOREWORD

Today’s global challenges continue to grow. We currently have five ongoing emergencies ranked at the highest level of operational complexity and urgency in Iraq, Nigeria, South Sudan, in the Syria region and Yemen. While the majority of these are conflict emergencies, the frequency of natural disasters is also on the rise – with Cyclone Winston hitting Fiji in February 2016 and Hurricane Matthew striking Haiti last October. The need to strengthen preparedness and resilience is becoming more and more critical.

05 Jul 2017 description

President's message

03 Jul 2017 description

Blurb: When sexual and gender-based violence spiked in Haiti after Hurricane Matthew, MCC used donations to help its partner SOFA respond to the needs of survivors.

By Paul Shetler Fast

July 3, 2017

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — When people think of disasters, such as Hurricane Matthew that battered Haiti in the fall of 2016, the images that often come to mind are of flattened houses, destroyed infrastructure, fleeing families and hungry people. The suffering is clear and public.

30 Jun 2017 description

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Cereal production in 2017 forecast at average level

  • Cereal imports anticipated to decline in 2017 marketing year

Cereal production in 2017 forecast at average level

26 Jun 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

INTRODUCTION

70 YEARS AND COUNTING

Seven decades ago, the world was recovering from a devastating world war. For millions of child survivors of that war, peace still encompassed a landscape of significant challenges and damaged futures. UNICEF was created to help those children – no matter who they were, no matter where they were from. The only thing that mattered for the nascent organization was achieving results for children in need.

23 Jun 2017 description
report ACTED

Huit mois après l’ouragan Matthew, de nombreuses familles du Grand Sud, la région la plus touchée, vivent encore au quotidien dans des conditions difficiles à cause des dégâts causés par le cyclone. Le logement étant un des secteurs prioritaires, ACTED continue ses efforts pour apporter une solution durable aux populations.