Haiti Floods Jun 1986 UNDRO Information Report 1

Report
from UN Department of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 11 Jun 1986
UNDRO 86/1397

HAITI - FLOODS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
11 JUNE 1986

UNDRO DELEGATE REPORTS PRESENT FLOODS WORST IN DECADES. CIVIL UNREST MAKING SURVEY AND ASSISTANCE DIFFICULT. ONLY DETAILED INFO RECEIVED FROM LES CAYES CITY WHERE 21 DEAD, 1,300 HOMELESS AND SEVERE CROP/ANIMAL LOSSES. SIGNIFICANT ROAD/BRIDGE DAMAGE THIS AREA, BUT WATER RECEDING.

NATIONAL RED CROSS OPDES (ORGANISATION PREDESASTRE ET DE SECOURS), INTERNATIONAL NGO'S AND UN ORGANIZATIONS MONITORING AND RESPONDING AS BEST POSSIBLE. CURRENT RELIEF SITUATION SEEMS MANAGEABLE WITH NATIONAL RESOURCES.

NO INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE REQUESTED.

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