376 entries found
Sort by: Latest |Relevance
20 Aug 2019 description

Introduction

This research is part of a project to understand how people affected by crisis and humanitarian staff perceive the impact of the Grand Bargain commitments. This report presents findings from the second annual survey of the views of people affected by natural disaster in Haiti, most recently by Hurricane Mathew in 2016. It also introduces the perspectives and opinions of humanitarian staff in Haiti.

20 Aug 2019 description

Introduction

Ce rapport présente les résultats de la deuxième enquête annuelle sur l'opinion des personnes affectées par les catastrophes naturelles en Haïti, dont le dernier en date avait été celle de l’ouragan Mathew en 2016. Il suit les perceptions des personnes affectées sur l'action humanitaire compte tenu des engagements de réforme pris par les donateurs et les agences opérationnelles dans le cadre du « Grand Bargain » convenue lors du Sommet humanitaire mondial de 2016.

14 May 2019 description

OVERVIEW

• Countries in the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region2 experience a range of natural hazards, including droughts, earthquakes, floods, forest fires, hurricanes, landslides, tsunamis, and volcanoes. El Niño and La Niña phenomena occur periodically, exacerbating the impacts of hydrometeorological events in the LAC region. Unplanned urban expansion, environmental and natural resource degradation, and land-use management challenges also increase populations’ vulnerability and exposure to natural hazards.

10 May 2019 description
report Salesian Missions

(MissionNewswire) The Salesian Diocesan Center of Arts and Trades in Les Cayes, Haiti, has a new back-up electricity system for the school thanks to Salesian Missions donors. The vocational school lost its back-up electrical system during Hurricane Matthew, a Category 4 hurricane that pummeled Haiti on Oct. 4, 2016. The devastating storm affected 2.1 million people including close to 894,000 children, caused close to 1,000 deaths and left nearly 141,000 people displaced.

21 Feb 2019 description
report CARE

CARE Report Ranks Top 10 Under-Reported Humanitarian Crises of 2018

21 Feb 2019 description

SUMMARY OF NEEDS, TARGETS AND REQUIREMENTS

PEOPLE IN NEED 2.6M

PEOPLE TARGETED 1.3M

REQUIREMENTS (US$) 126.2 M

21 Feb 2019 description

CHIFFRES CLÉS

En 2018, Haïti a subi une période d’importante sécheresse, des inondations et un séisme, tandis que le pays fait toujours face aux épidémies de choléra, de diphtérie et de malaria, à une crise migratoire avec les déplacements volontaires ou contraints de populations haïtiennes en provenance de la République dominicaine ou d’autres pays de la région Amérique latine et Caraïbes, et à des problèmes récurrents de protection.

21 Feb 2019 description

KEY FIGURES

In 2018, Haiti suffered a period of severe drought, floods and an earthquake, at a time the country is still facing epidemics of cholera, diphtheria and malaria, a migration crisis with the voluntary or forced displacement of Haitian populations from the Dominican Republic or other countries in the Latin American and Caribbean region, and recurrent protection problems.

11 Jan 2019 description
file preview
English version
file preview
Arabic version

At the end of December 2018, 21 Humanitarian Response Plans (HRP) and the Syria Regional Response Plan (3RP) required US$24.93 billion to assist 97.9 million people in urgent need of humanitarian support. The requirements remained unchanged as of the end of November 2018. The plans are funded at $14.58 billion which amounts to 58.5 per cent of financial requirements for 2018. Notably, the percentage of total funding contributed through humanitarian response plans carried out by the UN with partners in 2018 is estimated at 62.9%.

13 Dec 2018 description

Introduction

World Humanitarian Data and Trends presents global- and country-level data-and-trend analysis about humanitarian crises and assistance. Its purpose is to consolidate this information and present it in an accessible way, providing policymakers, researchers and humanitarian practitioners with an evidence base to support humanitarian policy decisions and provide context for operational decisions.

25 Sep 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

The Latin America and Caribbean region is increasingly impacted by natural disasters as well as population movements. In 2017, more than 15.6 million people - including 8 million children were affected by natural disasters. Hurricanes resulted in aggravating the humanitarian situation of more than 1.4 million people in Cuba, Haiti and the Eastern Caribbean islands. Mexico was severely hit by two major earthquakes in September 2017, while floods and landslides further exacerbated the needs of vulnerable children and their families in Colombia and Peru.

18 Sep 2018 description

Suite au passage de l’ouragan Matthew, Solidarité Laïque, avec le soutien de l’Agence Française de Développement et de l’Ambassade de France, a reconstruit et réhabilité 11 écoles dans le département de la Grand-Anse. Ces nouvelles infrastructures, réalisées aux normes anticycloniques, accueillent dès cette rentrée environ 3500 élèves.

28 Aug 2018 description

APERÇU DE LA SITUATION

Bien que la situation humanitaire en Haïti se soit améliorée après de multiples crises ces dernières années, les besoins humanitaires persistent. L’insécurité alimentaire, l’épidémie de choléra, la protection et l’intégration des personnes déplacées et retournées, les besoins non satisfaits des personnes affectées par les désastres naturels et la préparation aux désastres demeurent les problématiques humanitaires majeures du pays.

25 Jun 2018 description

CERF announces new findings in latest Results Report

Claudia Hargarten June 26, 2018

A new Results Report takes stock of how a US$439 million humanitarian investment from more than 50 donors delivered life-saving assistance to over 22 million people facing the consequences of natural disasters and conflict around the world.

10 Apr 2018 description

OVERVIEW

• Countries in the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region experience a range of natural hazards, including droughts, earthquakes, floods, forest fires, hurricanes, landslides, tsunamis, and volcanoes. El Niño and La Niña phenomena occur periodically, exacerbating the impacts of hydrometeorological events in the LAC region. Unplanned urban expansion, environmental and natural resource degradation, and land-use management challenges also increase populations’ vulnerability and exposure to natural hazards.

31 Jan 2018 description

Highlights

• The results of the IPC (Integrated Food Security Phase Classification) exercise conducted in October 2017 show that the food security situation has improved overall, especially thanks to the good spring harvest. But despite this improvement, 1.32 million people remain in IPC Phase 3 “Crisis” and 3 million in IPC Phase 2 “Stress”.

23 Jan 2018 description
report Salesian Missions

(MissionNewswire) On Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, exactly eight years after the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti in 2010, Salesian missionaries held Catholic Mass and a ceremony at the Salesian-run National School of Arts and Crafts (ENAM) in Port-au-Prince. The ceremony, presided by Father Morachel Bonhomme, vicar of the vice province of Haiti, drew a large number of Salesian missionaries, post-novices, aspirants, pre-novices, staff and teachers from ENAM and the Little Schools of Father Bohnen (OPEPB).