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13 Oct 2017 description

12 octobre 2017 – La mission de maintien de la paix des Nations Unies en Haïti, connue sous le nom de MINUSTAH, fermera le 15 octobre 2017, remplacée par un petit groupe de policiers et de civils qui aideront le gouvernement à renforcer l’Etat de droit et la sécurité dans ce pays des Caraïbes.

Le départ de plus de 2.300 soldats de la paix a été approuvé par le Conseil de sécurité qui a décidé en avril que la mission devait changer à mesure que la situation politique du pays évoluait.

12 Oct 2017 description

12 October 2017 – The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Haiti, known as MINUSTAH, will close on 15 October 2017, replaced with a smaller group of police and civilian officers who will help the Government to strengthen rule of law and security in the Caribbean country.

The departure of the more than 2,300 peacekeepers was approved by the Security Council, which decided in April that the mission needs to change as the country’s political situation has changed.

13 Jan 2017 description
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12 janvier 2017 – Les Nations Unies en Haïti ont rendu jeudi hommage à la mémoire de tous les Haïtiens, femmes, hommes et enfants, ainsi qu'à celle des collègues des Nations Unies, personnels nationaux, internationaux et volontaires qui ont perdu leur vie lors du séisme meurtrier de 2010.

Il y a 7 ans, le 12 janvier, le tremblement de terre dévastateur qui a secoué Haïti a fait plus de 200.000 morts, un million de déplacés et d'énormes dégâts matériels.

19 Feb 2016 description
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18 de febrero, 2016 — El director de Operaciones de la Oficina de la ONU para la Coordinación de Asuntos Humanitarios (OCHA) solicitó hoy a la comunidad internacional no olvidarse de crisis devastadoras que tienen lugar en varios países de América Latina y el Caribe.

En declaraciones a la prensa tras una gira por Colombia, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador y Haití, John Ging afirmó que pudo constatar las penurias que padecen millones de personas.

13 Jan 2016 description
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13 janvier 2016 – A l'occasion du sixième anniversaire du séisme dévastateur du 12 janvier 2010, la Représentante spéciale du Secrétaire général en Haïti, Sandra Honoré, a appelé les Haïtiens à travailler ensemble pour un pays stable et prospère.

Le tremblement de terre d'une magnitude de 7,0 a coûté la vie à plus de 200.000 personnes. Environ 1,5 million de personnes ont été déplacées et 300.000 bâtiments ont été détruits.

18 Mar 2015 description
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18 March 2015 – The Government of Haiti has made progress towards the holding of elections critical for the country’s stability and development, the top United Nations official in the Caribbean nation told the Security Council today.

Presenting the Secretary-General’s report on the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), Sandra Honoré reported that the country had made “measurable gains towards the holding of long-overdue elections” by the end of 2015, despite the lingering “uncertainty” caused by the absence of a functioning Parliament.

13 Jan 2015 description
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12 January 2015 – Marking the anniversary of the massive earthquake that struck Haiti five years ago today, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has paid tribute to the more than 200,000 victims, including 102 United Nations personnel, who perished, and declared that in sorrow, there is the promise of hope that the progress achieved by the Haitian people in the wake of the tragic event could be built upon.

18 Jul 2014 description
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17 July 2014 – Haiti, often cited as one of the least developed countries in the Western Hemisphere, has reached – or nearly reached – several of the Millennium Development Goals ahead of the 2015 deadline, according to a report launched by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) a month ago.

13 Jan 2014 description
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10 janvier 2014 – À l'occasion de la commémoration du quatrième anniversaire du tremblement de terre en Haïti, le Secrétaire général des Nations Unies, Ban Ki-moon, a rendu hommage vendredi aux très nombreuses victimes du séisme qui a secoué le pays dans l'après-midi du 12 janvier 2010, dont plusieurs membres du personnel de l'ONU.

12 Jan 2014 description
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United Nations officials are calling on the international community to increase aid to Haiti on the fourth anniversary of the devastating earthquake that struck the impoverished country, as well as pledging the Organization's ongoing solidarity with the Haitian people and Government.

“Haiti remains extremely vulnerable on many fronts,” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in a message delivered on Friday to UN staff in Port au Prince, the capital, by his Special Representative Sandra Honoré.

19 Dec 2013 description
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18 décembre 2013 – Le système des Nations Unies en Haïti a lancé, hier à Genève, un appel de fonds d'un montant de 169 millions de dollars pour financer l'aide humanitaire dans le pays en 2014.

25 Sep 2013 description
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26 septembre 2013 – Tout en reconnaissant l'existence de nombreux défis, le Premier ministre d'Haïti, Laurent Salvador Lamothe, a déclaré jeudi que son pays était fermement engagé sur la voie de la démocratie et du développement.

29 May 2013 description
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28 May 2013 – After a 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti on 12 January 2010, United Nations Volunteer Walters Tohnji Tikum Samah was one of the first from the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) to visit its epicenter, Léogâne, some 25 km west of the capital, Port-au-Prince.

01 May 2013 description
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30 de abril, 2013 — La Organización Internacional para las Migraciones (OIM) provee asistencia para el retorno voluntario a su país de más de 300 migrantes haitianos que viven en la República Dominicana.

Hoy partieron 308 de esas personas a sus ciudades de origen ubicadas al norte de Haití, en convoyes escoltados por funcionarios de la OIM y por oficiales del gobierno dominicano.

04 Apr 2013 description
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3 April 2013 – A growing number of people in Haiti do not have enough to eat, according to the United Nations relief wing, mostly as a result of drought and the impact of recent tropical storms.

“The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said today that some 1.5 million people continue to have severe food insecurity in Haiti, mostly as a result of drought and the impact of Hurricanes Isaac and Sandy,” UN spokesperson Eduardo del Buey told journalists today in New York.

04 Feb 2013 description
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1 February 2013 – The outgoing head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Haiti says that during his 20-months tenure, security had greatly improved in the Caribbean country, but delayed elections and unemployment still threatened stability.

10 Jan 2013 description
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10 janvier 2013 – Près de trois ans après le séisme dévastateur en Haïti, le Fonds des Nations Unies pour l'enfance (UNICEF) a publié jeudi les résultats préliminaires d'un recensement conduit avec le soutien de l'ONU, qui montre qu'il ya eu des progrès considérables dans les domaines de la nutrition, de la santé, de l'éducation des enfants ainsi que l'assainissement depuis 2006.

03 Oct 2012 description
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3 October 2012 – Haiti must focus on strengthening its rule of law institutions, including its national police and electoral council, to consolidate the gains it has achieved in recent years, the United Nations Security Council heard today as it reviewed developments in the Caribbean country.

03 May 2012 description
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Haiti continues to recover gradually from the double tragedies of a catastrophic earthquake and an outbreak of cholera in 2010, which compounded the effects of underdevelopment, poverty, limited institutional capacity and weak governance. While the overall humanitarian situation has improved, funding for relief work has fallen, leading to some concerns about the ability of the humanitarian community to fully provide frontline services for those in need.

17 Mar 2012 description
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United Nations economists have provided the Haitian Government with advice on a new investment strategy to help the country attract financing to rebuild infrastructure and boost economic development.

The experts from the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) were among the participants at this week’s meeting in the Haitian capital, Port-au-Prince, which focused on boosting investment and growth in the country – the poorest in the Western Hemisphere and recovering from a devastating earthquake in January 2010.