Haiti: Cholera Situation Report #23 - 3 December 2010
=B7 The Ministry of Health (MSPP) has reported 1,882 deaths and 84,391 hospitalised cases. The case mortality rate nationwide is now 2.2 percent.
=B7 56 CTCs and 105 CTUs are now operational across the county with further scaling up required.
=B7 Although Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) clusters are now functioning in seven departments, there remains a systemic lack of actors.
=B7 The United Nations Secretary General made an urgent appeal today for funds to respond to the cholera outbreak in Haiti. During a General Assembly debate on Haiti today, he stressed that the UN appeal for 174 million dollars made last month has only been 20 percent funded and urged the donors to contribute more.
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