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02 Oct 2015 description


IOM Shelter Operations

IOM’s unique position as an intergovernmental or- ganization allows it to work with quality and scale in natural disasters, conflict, and complex emer- gency settings, delivering urgent humanitarian needs. In this capacity, IOM has both operational and coordination roles, and works with partners through all phases of preparedness and response in support of national authorities. Since 2005, IOM has implemented shelter and non-food items (NFI) projects in over 40 countries.

12 Dec 2012 description

Haïti - Cette semaine, l’OIM et ses partenaires ont inauguré un nouveau centre qui accueillera 600 déplacés haïtiens qui vivaient avant dans des conditions de précarité dans un camp de fortune.

Le centre, situé dans la commune de Cassagne, près de la ville de Léogane, épicentre du séisme de 2010, est composé de 134 logements qui fourniront un endroit sûr, propre et hygiénique aux 600 personnes.

07 Dec 2012 description

IOM and its partners this week inaugurated a new shelter centre that will house 600 displaced Haitians previously living in destitute conditions in a makeshift camp.

The centre, located in the commune of Cassagne, near the western city of Leogane, the epicenter of the 2010 earthquake, has 134 houses, which will provide a safe, clean and healthy environment for 600 people.

28 Sep 2011 description

Korea’s fourth peacekeeping contingent is winning recognition overseas for their efforts to help with reconstruction of quake-ravaged Haiti.

Dispatched in Haiti late last month as UN peacekeeping forces, Korean troops have successfully developed a deep well for local residents, the Korean Ministry of National Defense said on September 23.

The unit, named Danbi (welcome rain), began to develop the well in the Léogâne area of Haiti after they were dispatched to the region last month.