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08 Nov 2017 description

Highlights

  • Commemoration of the first anniversary of Hurricane Matthew. Despite the current response, humanitarian needs persist.

  • Hurricane Season: Hurricanes Irma and Maria caused 5 deaths in Haiti in September.

  • The humanitarian community has revised the budget of the 2017 Humanitarian Response Plan with 34% decrease

KEY FIGURES

Number of IDPs still living in 27 camps set up in response to the 2010 earthquake (Sept. 2017) Source: DTM 37,667

08 Nov 2017 description

Points Saillants

• Commémoration du premier anniversaire de l’ ouragan Matthew . Malgré la réponse en cours, des besoins humanitaires persistent.

• Saison cyclonique : Les ouragans Irma et Maria ont fait 5 mort en Haïti en septembre.

• La communauté humanitaire a procédé à une révision du budget du Plan de Réponse Humanitaire 2017 avec une baisse de 34%.

CHIFFRES CLES

Nombre de déplacés dans 27 camps du séisme de 2010 (Sep. 2017) Source : DTM 37,667

07 Nov 2017 description
report United Nations

DSG/SM/1111

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the _Foreign Policy_ 2017 Diplomat of the Year Award Dinner, in Washington, D.C., today:

Thank you, Jonathan Tepperman, for your kind introduction.  And thank you, _Foreign Policy_, for honouring me and the other dedicated women diplomats with this award.  I am truly humbled and grateful.  I accept it not so much for myself, but on behalf of the Organization that I proudly serve.

06 Nov 2017 description
report UN News Service

5 November 2017 – United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed and UN Special Envoy for Haiti Josette Sheeran wrapped up a three-day visit to the island on Sunday, pledging more help to defeat cholera and assist the Government in achieving the broader aims of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

06 Nov 2017 description
report UN News Service

5 novembre 2017 – La Vice-Secrétaire générale des Nations Unies, Amina Mohammed, et l'Envoyée spéciale de l'ONU pour Haïti, Josette Sheeran, ont effectué de vendredi à dimanche un déplacement de trois jours dans le pays des Caraïbes.

Une visite qui selon les mots du Secrétaire général des Nations Unies, António Guterres, a pour objet de réaffirmer l'engagement des Nations Unies envers le peuple haïtien dans un « nouvel esprit de partenariat » qui fonctionne.

03 Nov 2017 description

Les efforts des acteurs pour atteindre l’objectif de zéro cas suspects de choléra se poursuivent et donnent des résultats encourageants. Ainsi, entre janvier et septembre 2017, le pays a enregistré un total de 10 814 cas suspects de choléra et 107 décès contre 30 211 cas et 289 décès pour la même période de l’année 2016, soit une baisse de 64,2 %. Le pic le plus important est constaté dans le département de l’Artibonite où 64,9% des cas suspects ont été vus au cours du mois de septembre. S’ensuivent les départements du Centre et de l’Ouest.

03 Nov 2017 description

The efforts of humanitarian partners to achieve the objective of zero cases of cholera continues with encouraging results. Thus, between January and September 2017, the country recorded a total of 10,814 suspected cases of cholera and 107 deaths against 30,211 cases and 289 deaths for the same period of 2016, a decrease of 64.2%. The highest peak in the number of cholera cases occurred in the department of Artibonite with 64.9% of the suspected cases in the month of September followed by Centre ant Ouest departments.

27 Oct 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

UNICEF remains one of the key actors supporting humanitarian response efforts across the hurricane-affected countries in the East Caribbean, through a combination of service delivery, technical assistance, communication and advocacy with a two-track approach: immediate humanitarian relief to affected populations and long-term recovery and resilience support. Specifically:

25 Oct 2017 description

One year ago, Hurricane Matthew swept through Haiti, killing 500 people, injuring 400 and leaving 175,000 homeless. Water networks were damaged, houses with tin roofing swept by wind and rain, and fields destroyed. One year later, we take a look back at our response.

In view of the scale of the crisis, SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL, already on the ground, set up an emergency mission. The three main responses were water access, fight against cholera and food security.

Access to water at the heart of the crisis

20 Oct 2017 description
report World Bank

The rapid assessment allowed the identification of populations in need of urgent assistance, including over 30,000 children in affected schools.

Synopsis

18 Oct 2017 description
report UN Security Council

CS/13031

Conseil de sécurité
8070e séance – matin
17 OCTOBRE 2017

Dans une déclaration présidentielle, le Conseil de sécurité a, ce matin, saisi l’occasion de l’achèvement, le 15 octobre dernier, du mandat de la Mission de stabilisation des Nations Unies en Haïti (MINUSTAH) pour saluer les progrès « notables » accomplis par Haïti depuis 2004 vers la stabilité et la démocratie. 

17 Oct 2017 description
report UN Security Council

SC/13031

Security Council
8070TH MEETING (AM)

As the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) completed its mandate on 15 October, the Security Council welcomed the notable progress made by Haiti towards stability and democracy.

In presidential statement S/PRST/2017/20, read by François Delattre (France), its President for October, the Council recognized the contribution MINUSTAH had made in restoring security and stability throughout its 13‑year tenure and expressed appreciation of the efforts of the United Nations Country Team.

14 Oct 2017 description
report UN News Service

13 octobre 2017 – « Le départ de Mission des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation en Haïti représente un moment pour tourner la page en Haïti et un moment pour permettre qu'Haïti continue d'aller de l'avant », a déclaré la Représentante spéciale des Nations Unies pour Haïti et cheffe de la Mission des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation en Haïti (MINUSTAH), Sandra Honoré, à quelques jours de l'arrivée à terme du mandat de la Mission.

13 Oct 2017 description
report UN News Service

13 October 2017 – After 13 years, the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) will close its doors on 15 October. The Mission was established by the Security Council at a time when State authority had been weak and limited to parts of the capital, Port-au-Prince, with the three branches of power either non-functional or non-existent, and a national police force that was overwhelmed by the multiple threats to public order and the rule of law.

13 Oct 2017 description

National Statement delivered by Ambassador Carl Skau on behalf of Sweden at the United Nations Security Council Debate on the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), 12 October 2017, New York.

Mr President,

I associate myself with the statement that will be made by the European Union later this morning.