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17 Jan 2017 description

Main Points

• Since 06 January, humanitarian operations in Grand’Anse and Sud were either temporally suspended or limited in relation with the arrest of senator-elect Guy Philippe and the demonstrations and road blocks that followed.
This week, activities have fully resumed in Sud and slowly in Grand’Anse.

• As part of a Technical Assistance Project for Agricultural Assistance and in preparation for the Spring Campaign, FAO signed with the Ministry of Agriculture a seed donation agreement of 500,000 US dollars.

09 Jan 2017 description

Main Points

  • The security situation in Grand’Anse has deteriorated following the arrest of senator-elect Guy Philippe, on 05 January with many demonstrations and road blocks reported and affecting humanitarian operations which were either temporally suspended or limited

  • The preliminary results of a new Emergency Food Security Assessment (EFSA) show that food security and availability in markets have improved in the communes affected by Matthew with the levels of inadequate food consumption decreasing in both Sud and Grand’Anse.

30 Dec 2016 description

Faits saillants

• Le CERF a approuvé deux projets d'une valeur d'un peu plus de 3,5 millions de dollars américains pour le rétablissement rapide des services rassurants d'éducation, l'assistance à la protection des plus vulnérables expulsés des abris temporaires et le soutien à environ 30 000 personnes dans les zones de retour.

28 Dec 2016 description

Main Points

  • The CERF approved two project proposals worth just over US$ 3.5 million for rapid restoration of safe education services, protection assistance to most vulnerable evicted from temporary shelters and support to an estimated 30,000 people in areas of return.

  • The three-month USD 139 million Flash Appeal to respond to the most urgent post Hurricane Matthew humanitarian needs remains underfunded by USD 52.5 million (or 37.8% of the funding requirements).

19 Dec 2016 description

Main Points

  • UNDP has supported the creation of Emergency employment with 123,680 daily jobs created in 10 of the most affected communes

  • Access to safe water remains critical. The WASH sector reported that 42 partners in 88 communes are supporting the DINEPA in the WASH response. Water supply systems affected by Matthew are being rehabilitated by DINEPA on World Bank funds among others.

10 Dec 2016 description

Main Points

  • Active screening of children under five in most affected areas of Grand’Anse and Sud point to alarming levels of malnutrition and the need for immediate response. 

  • Close to 98% of the 806,000 severely food insecure people in need of assistance have received food distributions. In addition, some 120,000 people have also received food as part of WFP’s second round of distributions. 

04 Dec 2016 description

Main Points

• The HCT launched an action plan to prioritize assistance to the most vulnerable people in the most affected areas based on a severity ranking tool.

• Assisted departure of families sheltered in schools in Jeremie has resumed. More than 300 families are scheduled to receive assistance in three schools in the coming days.

• Multisector assessments in areas of returns are being piloted in Port-a-Piment, in the South region.

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

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.

23 Nov 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 19 to 22 November 2016. The next report will be issued on 25 November.

Main Points

  • Early data indicate that 82 per cent of the targeted population in 16 communes of the Grand’Anse and Sud departments received cholera vaccination between 8 and 18 November.

21 Nov 2016 description

Ce rapport est produit par le Bureau des Nations Unies pour la Coordination des affaires humanitaires (OCHA) en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il est publié par l’Équipe de Réponse d’Urgence à l’Ouragan Matthew et couvre la période du 16 au 19 novembre 2016. Le prochain rapport sera publié le 22 novembre. Pour recevoir les informations sur la réponse d’urgence à l’ouragan Matthew : http://eepurl.com/Kyey5.

Faits saillants

19 Nov 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 16 to 19 November 2016. The next report will be issued on 22 November. Sign up to receive reports of the Emergency Response Team: http://eepurl.com/Kyey5

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13 Nov 2016 description
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French version

Ce rapport est produit par le Bureau des Nations Unies pour la Coordination des affaires humanitaires (OCHA) en Haïti en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il est publié par OCHA Haïti et couvre la période du 09 au 11 novembre 2016. Le prochain rapport sera publié le 15 novembre. Pour recevoir les rapports de situation de l’équipe de réponse à l’ouragan Matthew : http://eepurl.com/Kyey5. Vous pouvez également visualiser une carte 3W interactive ou une carte 3 W par secteurs.

Faits saillants

12 Nov 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 9 to 11 November 2016. The next report will be issued on 15 November. Sign up to receive reports of the Emergency Response Team: http://eepurl.com/Kyey5.

10 Nov 2016 description

Ce rapport est produit par le Bureau des Nations Unies pour la Coordination des affaires humanitaires (OCHA) en Haïti en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il est publié par OCHA Haïti et couvre la période du 03 au 08 novembre 2016. Le prochain rapport sera publié le 11 novembre. Pour recevoir le rapport de situation de l’équipe de réponse à l’urgence Ouragan Matthew, merci de suivre ce lien : http://eepurl.com/Kyey5.

Faits saillants

09 Nov 2016 description

Main Points

  • Of the 806,000 affected people who are at the “extreme level” of food insecurity, 426,000 people (or 53 per cent) have so far received food assistance.

  • Continued security incidents targeting convoys of humanitarian supplies hinder the much needed delivery of assistance.

  • During the reporting period, heavy rains in the departments of Grand’Anse, Nord-Est, and Nord led to the death of 10 people (Three women, four men, and three children). Three others are wounded and one is missing.