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13 Jan 2018 description
report AlterPresse

P-au-P, 12 janv. 2018 [AlterPresse] --- 17 mille personnes déplacées sur 37 mille vivent encore dans 12 camps situés dans des zones à risque moyen ou élevé d’inondations et de glissements de terrain.

Ces chiffres sont communiqués par l’Unité de construction de logements et de bâtiments publics (Uclbp) et l’Organisation internationale pour les migrations (Oim), à l’occasion du 8è anniversaire du tremblement de terre du 12 janvier 2010.

Ce séisme a fait environ 300 mille morts et d’énormes dégâts matériels.

13 Jan 2018 description

THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1257/96 of 20 June 1996 concerning humanitarian aid,

and in particular Article 2, Article 4 and Article 15(2) and (3) thereof,

Having regard to Council Decision 2013/755/EU of 25 November 2013 on the association of the overseas countries and territories with the European Union ('Overseas Association Decision')2 , and in particular Article 79 thereof,

12 Jan 2018 description

On 11 January, the Humanitarian Country Team in collaboration with the Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation launched the revised Multi-Year Humanitarian Response Plan (2017-2018). In support of the Government response, the plan requires $252 million to provide critical life-saving, protection and livelihoods assistance to 2.2 million Haitians out of an estimated 2.8 million people in need.

12 Jan 2018 description

PROJECTED FOOD ASSISTANCE NEEDS FOR JULY 2018

12 Jan 2018 description

The materials contained in this supplementary document complement those found in the existing IRP Guidance Note on Recovery – Health. The discussions and case studies contained herein portray an expanded and oftentimes fresh perspective on many of the issues found in the original guidance note on several new and emerging issues for which there exist best practices and lessons learned.

12 Jan 2018 description

On 12 January 2010, an earthquake hit Haiti, killing over 200,000 people. Many more were injured. Moïse, 4 years old, had to have his left leg amputated. Thanks to the support of Handicap International (HI), he received a prosthesis and underwent rehabilitation. Supported by the organisation for the last eight years, Moïse is now fighting fit.

12 Jan 2018 description

The steering committee established to spearhead the recovery process of countries hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, in September of 2017, have been moving ahead in the venture, information coming out from the CARICOM Secretariat stated.

Following the successful staging of the CARICOM-UN High-Level Pledging Conference at UN Headquarters in New York on November 21, 2017, the Steering Committee has continued to meet with a renewed focus on translating pledges into concrete programmes and initiatives.

12 Jan 2018 description
  • The death toll of the heavy rain events that affected Haiti over the past days has reached 6, with 12 people injured, according to media. The most affected departments are Nippes, North, North-East and North-West. Localised rising of water levels, floods and landslide occurred in all the northern part of the country.

  • Over the next 24 hours, light to moderate rain could have an impact on the already affected areas.

12 Jan 2018 description
report AlterPresse

P-au-P, 11 janv. 2018 [AlterPresse] --- Des millions de dollars continuent d’être dépensés par l’Agence américaine pour le développement international (Usaid) en vue de compenser ses tentatives infructueuses de reconstruction en Haïti, révèle une enquête du Centre de recherche économique et politique (Cepr), consultée par l’agence en ligne AlterPresse.

12 Jan 2018 description

Contenido

  • Enfoque 2

  • Perspectiva 4

  • Países Miembros 5

  • Recursos de Información 11

  • Próximos Eventos 12

Huracanes Irma y María:

11 Jan 2018 description

Hurricanes Irma and Maria: health sector response

In the space of one month, several nations of the Caribbean were ravaged by two category 5 hurricanes packing winds of up to 160 mph (260 km/h). Hurricane Irma passed through 11 islands in the Caribbean starting on 5 September 2017, followed a week later by Hurricane Maria, which impacted six islands, including three in Puerto Rico, Turks and Caicos, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, that had already been hit by Irma. The total population of the islands is 37.2 million people.

11 Jan 2018 description

Editorial

François Grünewald and Véronique de Geoffroy

11 Jan 2018 description

Port-au-Prince- jeudi 11 janvier 2018- Le Gouvernement Haïtien et la communauté humanitaire ont lancé aujourd´hui un appel de fonds de 252,2 millions de dollars en vue de répondre aux besoins humanitaires urgents de 2,2 millions de personnes à travers le Plan de Réponse Humanitaire révisé 2017-2018 (phase 2018.

11 Jan 2018 description

Le 11 janvier 2018, le ministre de la Coopération et de l’Action humanitaire, Romain Schneider, a signé six accords-cadres de développement avec les organisations non gouvernementales de développement (ONGD) suivantes : Action pour un monde uni, Frères des Hommes Luxembourg, Guiden a Scouten fir eng Welt, Handicap International Luxembourg, Pharmaciens sans frontières et Unity Foundation.

11 Jan 2018 description

Les garde-côtes haïtiens accompagnés d’agents de la Protection Civile ont secouru 200 ressortissantes et ressortissants haïtiens au large de la commune de Caracol (Nord-est) plus particulièrement dans la zone de Fausse-Passe. Ils/elles se trouvaient à bord d’une embarcation en provenance de la plaine du Nord qui a fait naufrage, le 6 janvier 2018, après avoir percuté des récifs coralliens de la zone.

Selon Tony Denis, Coordonnateur de la Protection civile du département du Nord-est, aucune perte en vies humaines n’a été enregistrée.

11 Jan 2018 description

Heavy rainfall associated with Tropical Cyclone Ava causes flooding in Madagascar

Africa Weather Hazards

  1. Since November, rainfall has been belowaverage in South Africa.
    The early season abnormal dryness has expanded into several parts of southern and western Mozambique, Zimbabwe, eastern Botswana, and southern Zambia, where rainfall is forecast to be low during the middle of January.

11 Jan 2018 description
report AlterPresse

P-au-P, 09 janv. 2018 [AlterPresse] --- Une nouvelle secousse tellurique de magnitude 4.5 sur l’échelle de Richter a été enregistrée près des Cayes (Sud) dans la matinée du lundi 8 janvier 2018, vers 8 :00 heures locales ( 13 :00 Gmt).

Cette information a été communiquée par l’Unité technique de sismologie (Uts) du Bureau des mines et de l’énergie (Bme), dans un bulletin dont a pris connaissance l’agence en ligne AlterPresse.